Tag: Michael F. Neidorff

RELEASE: Centene awarded statewide Medicaid contract In Iowa

ST. LOUIS /PRNewswire/ — Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) announced today that its Iowa subsidiary, Iowa Total Care, Inc., has been tentatively awarded a statewide contract for the IA Health Link Program. Pending regulatory approval, the contract is expected to commence on July 1, 2019. “We are pleased to be selected for the IA Health Link Program,” said Michael F. Neidorff, Chairman and CEO for Centene. “We look forward to working with the state of Iowa to deliver […]

RELEASE: Centene subsidiary awarded contract in Florida

ST. LOUIS /PRNewswire/ — Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) announced today that its Florida subsidiary, Sunshine Health, has been notified by the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA) of its intent to award a contract to provide physical and behavioral health care services through Florida’s Statewide Medicaid Managed Care (SMMC) Program. Pending regulatory approval and successful completion of readiness review, the contract is expected to run through September 2023. AHCA’s SMMC Program serves over 3.2 million healthcare […]

Centene invests in cloud-based pharmacy benefit manager to to create next generation pharmacy management solution

Centene Corporation announced Tuesday it has invested in RxAdvance, a cloud-based pharmacy benefit manager based in Massachusetts. Clayton-based Centene said it will “use its best-in-class technology platform to improve health outcomes and reduce avoidable drug-impacted medical and administrative costs.” In addition to the investment, the deal includes a customer relationship. Centene has the right to expand its equity investment in the future. Financial terms in the deal were not disclosed. “Centene has established a transformative partnership […]

RELEASE: Centene subsidiaries awarded contract in Arizona

ST. LOUIS /PRNewswire/ — Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) announced today that its Arizona subsidiaries, Health Net of Arizona and Cenpatico Integrated Care, have been selected to provide physical and behavioral health care services through the Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS) Complete Care program in the Central region and the Southern region. Pending regulatory approval and successful completion of readiness review, the three-year agreement, with the possibility of two two-year extensions, is expected to commence on October 1, […]

RELEASE: Centene to acquire Community Medical Group to expand its provider assets

ST. LOUIS /PRNewswire/ — Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Community Medical Holdings Corp., dba Community Medical Group (“CMG”), a leading, at-risk primary care provider, serving over 70,000 Medicaid, Medicare Advantage, and Health Insurance Marketplace program patients in Miami-Dade County, Florida. “The addition of CMG will provide Centene with a differentiated care delivery asset that shares our focus and commitment to government-sponsored programs and creates a foundation for […]

RELEASE: Centene to acquire MHM services to expand national footprint in correctional healthcare sector

ST. LOUIS /PRNewswire/ — Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire MHM Services, Inc. (“MHM”) a national provider of healthcare and staffing services to correctional systems and other government agencies. Under the terms of the agreement, Centene will acquire 100 percent of the stock of MHM, including its 49 percent ownership of Centurion, the correctional healthcare services joint venture between Centene and MHM. MHM provides behavioral health, medical and dental […]