Archive for July 21st, 2015

Assurant Self-Funded Business Sold To National General

Tuesday, July 21st, 2015

nationalgeneralNational General (rated A- by AM Best) has purchased Assurant’s block of self-funded business and will now provide marketing, actuary, and underwriting services.

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PPACA Exchange Plans Offer Less Choice of Doctors Than Commercial Plans

Tuesday, July 21st, 2015

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Summary: The only way insurance companies can compete for business on the PPACA exchange is through lower rates. That is accomplished by paying providers less. Benefit design is mandated and therefore not a differentiator in plan selection.

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