Archive for May 4th, 2017

Weslaco ISD Hires New Insurance Consultant

Thursday, May 4th, 2017

recordbreakerFor the past eight years Valley Risk Management has provided valuable risk management oversight for the district. An eight year tenure with a South Texas school district has to be one for the record books …………………

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HB 3976 Passes Out Of Texas House

Thursday, May 4th, 2017

surpriseHouse Bill 3976 passed out of the Texas House in a 143-0 vote this afternoon (May 3). The bill relates to making dramatic changes to TRS-Care, including providing $633 million towards continuing the state-run retiree health insurance program.
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Off The Record

Thursday, May 4th, 2017

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By Bill Rusteberg

While visiting Washington DC this week I ended each day with a short visit to Off The Record, a bar located at the Hay Adams Hotel across the street from the White House. This place is always packed with interesting people and I had occasion to meet a few of them. 

Sitting at the bar one evening I struck up a conversation with a fellow to my left. His name was Johnathon Moulton, son of the late R.E. Moulton, one of the nation’s leading stop loss insurance intermediaries of his time. To the right of me was Mike………………

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What Do Indians & Insurance Companies Have In Common?

Thursday, May 4th, 2017

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The U.S. House of Representatives has weighed in on a high-stakes legal battle over whether the federal government owes health insurance companies billions of dollars under an Affordable Care Act program designed to encourage participation in the public exchanges. It isn’t siding with the insurers.

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HCA To Change Its Name – Again

Thursday, May 4th, 2017

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HCA has reworked its name several times over the years……………..

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