AIS's Health Business Daily is a daily email newsletter with strategic business stories written by experienced AIS Health reporters, as well as other information of interest to health care business leaders — including news from the nation’s leading health insurers, developments from the federal and state governments that impact the health care industry, and exclusive datapoints from Subscribe now to get an issue delivered to your inbox every morning!

May 25, 2017

NOTE: Health Business Daily will not be published May 29. The next issue will be sent on Tuesday, May 30.

This Week's Featured Stories   AIS E-Savings Club Weekly Specials

Aetna Sees Evolving Relationship, ‘Fundamentally Rethinks’ PBM Role

On Top of Potential MA Growth, MCOs Are Tracking Dozens of RFPs


This Week's Hot Topic

Here’s a look at health insurers’ investments to use artificial intelligence to harness big data for efforts such as improving care management programs:

VC Investors Eye Digital Therapy, AI and Member Engagement for Self-Funded Firms

Not Exactly ‘Mr. Robot,’ Still Some Plans Do Like AI Offerings

Insurers Drill Into Real-Time Data Via Artificial Intelligence, Behavior Analysis


This Week's Headlines in the News

New York State Wants Its Prescription Drug Money Back — Or Else
Kaiser Health News, May 22, 2017

Aetna CEO says acquisitions aimed directly at size not on its list
Reuters, May 22, 2017

Blue Cross Blue Shield Association Urges ACA Revisions
Washington Examiner, May 23, 2017


Advertise with AISThe Featured Story of the day may be accessed on the day it is transmitted without logging in to Thereafter, you may need to log in to access the Featured Story. If you haven’t yet registered on, please take a minute to create a free account now and get free access to thousands of articles, blogs and much more.

Content questions or suggestions should be directed to Executive Editor Jill Brown at If you are interested in advertising in AIS's HEALTH BUSINESS DAILY, please contact BJ Taylor at

AIS's HEALTH BUSINESS DAILY is copyrighted and protected by federal law. The re-use of its content is restricted (see below). However, you are permitted to forward this email to as many of your friends and colleagues as you wish, or better yet have them sign up for their own copy at atlantic_subscription.cfm

Copyright © 2017 Managed Markets Insight & Technology, LLC. All rights reserved. It is not permissible to include all or any portion of this content on any Web site, intranet or electronic network or in any print publication, without AIS's written permission in advance. Permission requests should be directed to

With archives of AIS's Health Business Daily, features like the News Archives, AIS Blogs and more! (Free registration required)

Visit AIS Health on: AISHealth  Follow AISHealth on Twitter  Follow AISHealth on Facebook  Follow AISHealth on LinkedIn