Department of Managed Health Care Approves Centene Acquisition of Magellan Health

By William Espinosa On December 30, 2021, the Department of Managed Health Care (DMHC) announced that it had approved Centene Corporation’s acquisition of Magellan Health, Inc. (Magellan), with certain conditions. Magellan is the parent entity for two DMHC-licensed plans: Human Continue reading

California Public Utilities Commission Proposal Requires Consumer Protection Measures for Verizon’s Acquisition of TracFone

By Andrew D. Kent On October 15, 2021, the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) announced the issuance of proposed decision A.20-11-001. This decision, if adopted, would approve Verizon Communications’ acquisition of TracFone Wireless, with certain conditions for consumer protection. The Continue reading

Department of Managed Health Care Director Approves Anthem, Inc.’s Acquisition of Beacon Health Options

By Taylor C. Brewer On February 5th, 2020, during a public meeting of the Financial Solvency Standards Board, Director of the Department of Managed Health Care (DMHC) Shelley Rouillard announced her approval of Anthem, Inc.’s proposed acquisition of Beacon Health Continue reading