Archive For December 2013

Sebelius directs insurance companies to accept Obamacare premium payments …

on December 13, 2013 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius ordered insurance companies to accept payment through Dec. 31 for Affordable Care Act coverage beginning on Jan. 1.The Health and Human […]

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Covered California hands out consumer’s personal info to insurance companies

on December 9, 2013 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

Who needs hackers when you’ve got Covered California, the Obamacare state exchange, giving out personal information on potential customers without their consent? But it’s OK – really. They’re just […]

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Iowa + Nebraska co-op brings more competition to insurance market with few …

on December 7, 2013 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

CoOportunity Health, a nonprofit health insurance cooperative based in Des Moines, Iowa, has had a front-row seat to the ups and downs of healthcare.gov, the federal exchange website that […]

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Who likes the insurance industry?: Jarvis DeBerry

on December 5, 2013 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

There was a time a couple years after Hurricane Katrina when I attempted to insure the belongings in the apartment I was renting. I didn’t have very much. The […]

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Global pandemic tops poll of insurance industry risks

on December 4, 2013 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

[Skip to content] The magazine of the actuarial profession . Insurers from around the world have ranked the risk of a global pandemic as the most extreme event that […]

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Letter: Anti-ACA advertising coming from insurance industry

on December 2, 2013 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

Is it not interesting how much media coverage seems to place the blame for shortcomings of the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) on one man, namely the president? How much […]

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