Health Insurance News
There is a disconnect between what brokers are providing clients and what clients are looking for from their broker, according to Zywave.
U.S. employers expect a 4% increase in 2015 health care costs for active employees after plan design changes, according to global professional services company Towers Watson.
Nevada’s health insurance exchange faces yet another big lawsuit.
Six brokers filed a lawsuit in Clark County District Court, seeking class-action status for their claim that the Silver State Health Insurance … Read →
Acting Attorney General John J. Hoffman and the Office of the Insurance Fraud Prosecutor announced that a Morris County, N.J., man was indicted for misappropriating more than $300,000 in client … Read →
Only 2% of all eligible businesses have checked out so-called SHOP (Small Business Health Options Program) exchanges in the 15 states where they have been available since last October under the Affordable Care Act. Even fewer purchased policies.
United Benefit Advisors (UBA), a national independent employee benefits advisory organization, announced that Maryland’s Avery Hall Benefit Solutions is a new partner firm.
Maryland Insurance Commissioner Therese M. Goldsmith announced approved premium rates for individual health insurance plans to be offered in the State for coverage beginning Jan. 1, 2015. Approved rate hikes for CareFirst companies were less than half of what was requested by the carrier, while rate reductions for other carriers were allowed.
Federal auditors looking into Maryland’s flawed health insurance exchange are subpoenaing documents as part of their probe and have sought information from the lead contractor hired by the state to … Read →
Despite the sentiment that business has entered a digitally dominant age, traditional benefits communication vehicles have not yet become obsolete. Employers are taking a multichannel approach to meet the needs and preferences of their employees, according to Prudential.
Cigna has named Chekesha Kidd as vice president of Cigna’s voluntary benefits organization, leading the development of Cigna’s enterprise voluntary strategy and benefit offerings.