As Centene Corp. and WellCare Health Plans, Inc. prepare to create a “premier” government-sponsored health insurance entity, news emerged last week that certain Centene shareholders may be seeking to block the deal in favor of selling Centene to a large company such as Humana Inc. And although Humana declined to comment on reports of a possible friendly takeover, industry experts say acquiring a major Medicaid provider would make sense for the insurer given increasing integration of Medicare and Medicaid.
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