J&J Asbestos Report Pulls Health Care Stocks Down Midday
Posted today (6 hours ago)
The consumer goods and medical company slumped about 7%, wiping off $24 billion from its market capitalization, after Reuters reported that it knew about the presence of asbestos as early as 1971 and hired ghostwriters to redraft studies of its baby powder.
Goldman downgrades Walgreens' stock to rare 'sell,' shares fall
Posted today (8 hours ago)
Goldman analyst Robert Jones said he doesn't think Walgreens' numerous partnerships with other companies will help offset declines in its core retail pharmacy business. He downgraded Walgreens to "sell" ...
Humana to Provide Free DisposeRx™ Packets for Safe Disposal of Unused or Expired Medications
Posted on Dec 12, 2018 (2 days ago)
Leading health and well-being company Humana Inc. (HUM) is now providing DisposeRx™ packets to Humana Medicare Advantage, Medicare Prescription Drug Plan (PDP) and commercial members with opioid prescriptions, that meet established criteria, through Humana Pharmacy’s mail delivery and retail pharmacy locations. Humana Pharmacy is Humana’s wholly-owned mail-delivery pharmacy service and retail pharmacy.
Out of thousands of stocks that are currently traded on the market, it is difficult to determine those that can really generate strong returns. Hedge funds and institutional investors spend millions of dollars on analysts with MBAs and PhDs, who are industry experts and well connected to other industry and media insiders on top of that. Individual investors can piggyback […]
UH, Humana launch Humana Integrated Health System Sciences Institute
Posted on Dec 7, 2018 (7 days ago)
In September, Humana announced that it would donate $15 million to the university over 10 years in order to unite the UH College of Medicine and the existing colleges of nursing, pharmacy, social work and optometry.
Close to 94,000 Pounds of Food Collected During “March Out Hunger” Food Drive
Posted on Dec 6, 2018 (8 days ago)
Thanks to the generous support of the San Antonio community, the “March Out Hunger” food drive collected close to 94,000 pounds of food, or more than 73,000 meals, to help combat food insecurity in our military and veterans community.
Humana realigns C-suite and care delivery division
Posted on Dec 4, 2018 (10 days ago)
Humana Inc. named a new member to its C-suite and shifted oversight of a key division. Dr. Vishal Agrawal will be Humana's chief strategy and corporate development officer, starting Dec. 10, according to a news release. Agrawal will oversee Humana's "strategic insights and planning process, establishing direction for merger, acquisition and joint venture activities, while maximizing capabilities to create competitive advantage," according to the release.