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Ex-WellPoint CEO Angela Braly earns $20M despite forced resignation

WellPoint's former CEO Angela Braly, who resigned amid strong shareholder scrutiny last August, received a 55 percent raise to earn a total of $20.6 million in 2012.

New WellPoint CEO pick signals focus on provider collaboration

In a surprise move, WellPoint announced Tuesday it has named Joseph Swedish, a former hospital official who has never managed a public company, as its new chief executive officer.

WellPoint undergoes management shakeup under interim CEO

WellPoint's interim chief executive is making some major changes to the second largest health insurer by reorganizing the company into four business units.

Who will take over for Braly at WellPoint?

Since WellPoint's CEO Angela Braly announced her resignation, the industry has been abuzz talking about who will become the newest chief executive of the second largest insurer in the country.

WellPoint is most difficult to work with, hospital execs say

Of the six largest for-profit insurers, WellPoint came in last place as hospital executives gave it low marks for rejected claims and wrongly-denied bills, according to a survey of more than 400 hospital execs.

WellPoint CEO's management criticized

Despite public support for the chairman and CEO last month from the board, WellPoint's chief exec Angela Braly is coming under fire for management of the second largest insurer.

WellPoint earnings fall 8%, but board supports CEO

WellPoint's second quarter net income fell 8 percent--the fifth straight quarter that the insurer's earnings dropped from the previous year's quarter, frustrating investors.

WellPoint's $4.9B Amerigroup buyout to double Medicaid business

WellPoint with become one of the nation's largest Medicaid administrators, buying managed care insurer Amerigroup for roughly $4.9 billion to almost double its Medicaid business.

WellPoint won't disclose political contributions despite shareholder protests

WellPoint shareholders shot down a proposal calling for more disclosure of its political contributions during an annual meeting Wednesday, fraught with protests and interruptions.

WellPoint profits drop 8% as enrollment falls, expenses rise

WellPoint's first-quarter profit fell almost 8 percent amid dropping enrollment and rising expenses. The insurer reported a net income of $856.5 million, or $2.53 per share, a 7.6 percent decrease