Insurance Update
DMHC Approves Aetna's Acquisition of Humana

June, 2016

After a thorough review of the proposed transaction and a public meeting held about the merger, the California Department of Managed Health Care (DMHC) Director Shelley Rouillard has approved Aetna’s acquisition of Humana. In a press release Director Rouillard reiterated the DMHC goal is to ensure enrollees’ health care rights are protected and that enrollees have continued access to health care services. As part of the merger the DMHC successfully negotiated several commitments from Aetna that will that will help control health care costs, expand access to care and improve quality of care.

Click here to read the DMHC's press release.