Scant details on Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, JPMorgan Chase foray into health insurance leaves many...

Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase sent shockwaves through the health insurance industry on Tuesday by announcing that the three giant companies will partner on ways to address healthcare for their U.S. employees.

Number of uninsured Americans jumps nearly 2 million in 2018: Census Bureau

The number of Americans without health insurance jumped by nearly 1.9 million in 2018, marking the first time in a decade that there has been a year-to-year increase, according to U.S. Census Bureau data released on Sept. 10.

United Life enters Critical Illness market with exclusive plan through AACII

New product offered exclusively through the American Association for Critical Illness insurance will offer consumers affordable options for cancer-only or CI insurance coverage.

CO-OP failures could boost enrollment in BCBS plans, AIS Newsletter predicts

WASHINGTON, D.C. – With more than a third of the 23 Community Operated and Oriented Plans (CO-OPs) created as part of the Affordable Care...

Oscar gets investment from Google; eyes California and Texas in 2016

Google Capital, Google Inc.’s equity growth fund, has invested $32.5 million in Oscar Health Insurance Corp., the startup venture looking to disrupt the health...

Getting the word out about Long-Term Care Awareness Month

As you are hopefully aware, for the 14th annual time, November is Long-Term Care Awareness Month. The primary objectives of the initiative, created in 2001...

NAIC Reveals 5 Regulatory Priorities for 2021

LTCI regulation and consumer data privacy among a handful of topics on the radar of state regulators.

AAMSI posts free access to Med Supp conference videos for agents

The American Association for Medicare Supplement Insurance has now posted video recordings of 10 top-rated sessions from the event, which was held June 12-14 in St. Louis.

This state ranks best in U.S. for healthcare in 2021

Iowa overtakes Massachusetts for top healthcare performance while South Carolina repeats in last place of new MoneyRates rankings.

2 great ways to reach out to clients during Disability Insurance Awareness Month, and...

What if one of your clients became ill or injured and unable to work for an extended period of time? Would you be able...