Anthem’s deal with Connecticut-based Cigna had been in the works for more than a year.
Anthem is reporting a net income over $100 million higher than this time last year; Gov. Pence is set to announce a new appointment today at the Statehouse.
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Under the deal, Anthem would cover about 53 million patients, becoming the country’s largest health insurer by enrollment.
Indianapolis-based health insurance provider Anthem recently offered to buy Cigna for $47.5 billion.
Customers can start signing up for the service on Friday.
The health insurance company says hackers accessed information including names, social security numbers, and employment information.
The class-action lawsuit seeks refunds for the alleged inflated premiums.
The insurance company Wellpoint has changed its name to Anthem, which is the company's most-recognizable brand.
A U.S. Department of Health and Human Services official says uninsured Hoosiers are taking time to research the health exchange options available.