Archive for October 14th, 2011

Reputational Risk Cover Announced

Friday, October 14th, 2011

LONDON and NEW YORK—Willis Group Holdings P.L.C. and Chartis Inc. this week have separately introduced insurance products addressing an organization’s reputational risk.Willis has developed reputational risks insurance coverage for the hotel industry, the London-based insurance brokerage said in a Wednesday statement.

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Ironshore Announces News Managed Care Liability Cover

Friday, October 14th, 2011
HAMILTON, Bermuda—Two health care-related errors and omissions programs, one for managed care organizations and the other for medical billers and coders, have been launched.Ironshore Inc. said Wednesday that its specialty health care unit, IronHealth, has expanded its government billing E&O product suite to include a tailored policy form for managed care organizations.
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HealthSmart Announces New VP of Sales

Friday, October 14th, 2011

HealthSmart Holdings today announced that Mark Stadler will join the company as Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Mark has a superb sales and management background, having held executive roles at Mercer, Great-West, and AON. He understands HealthSmart’s business model and is uniquely qualified to provide the direction for its continued growth. Mark will work with the sales team, along with HealthSmart’s business partners and distribution networks, to align its organizational strengths and facilitate opportunities in traditional and emerging markets.

“Mark joins HealthSmart at an exciting time. As we continue to expand our product and service offerings, his background and industry experience will guide the development of our team to reach its full potential. He is a strong addition to our executive team,” said Jim Pennington, HealthSmart’s President.

About HealthSmart
HealthSmart Holdings, Inc. is an innovative healthcare solutions company that manages more than $3.2 billion in claims. The company’s headquarters is in Irving, Texas, and it currently maintains seven service operations around the country. The HealthSmart companies are dedicated to delivering integrated self-funded solutions by utilizing proprietary products and services, including benefit administration, provider networks, care management, Our mission is to improve member health and lower healthcare costs.

Clueless Politician To Evil Insurance Company – “Waive That Deductible!”

Friday, October 14th, 2011

U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) called on State Farm Insurance to drop its hurricane deductible for Connecticut residences whose homes were damaged by Tropical Storm Irene.

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