Insurance

AHIP Solutions SmartBrief

Health care industry news for insurers

AHIP Solutions SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: America's Health Insurance Plans

Dr. Reddy's unveils generic cholesterol drug

4/23/2014

  • Chain Drug Review

Dr. Reddy's Laboratories has released fenofibrate capsules to address high cholesterol levels. The drug is a generic equivalent of Antara capsules by Lupin. Read More

AHIP Agents and Brokers SmartBrief

Health insurance product and policy news

AHIP Agents and Brokers SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: AHIP America's Health Insurance Plans

Brokers help R.I. SHOP exchange see success

4/24/2014

  • Employee Benefit News

Rhode Island officials worked closely with benefits brokers and advisers in setting up HealthSource RI's Small Business Health Options Program exchange, which has so far provided coverage to 175 busin… Read More

NADP SmartBrief

Dental Benefits News

NADP SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Association of Dental Plans

N.D. panel considers dental therapist program

4/23/2014

  • WDAY-TV/WDAY-AM (Fargo, N.D.)

The North Dakota Interim Legislative Health Services Committee was scheduled today to discuss creating midlevel dental care provider, or dental therapist, positions to expand dental care in underserve… Read More

PCI SmartBrief

The latest news for the property casualty insurance industry

PCI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Property Casualty Insurers Association of America

Study: Distractions from passengers pose safety risk for teen motorists

4/23/2014

  • CBS News

Distractions from passengers in a teen driver's car pose a greater risk for causing a serious incident than do cellphones and other devices, a study says. Measures that prohibit new drivers from havin… Read More

Aon Public Sector Advisor

Risk management, workforce and higher education news

Aon Public Sector Advisor

Published in partnership with: aonpublic

3,500 law enforcement officials, metal detectors secure 2014 Boston Marathon

4/21/2014

  • Christian Science Monitor, The

The Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency employed heightened security measures and "unprecedented resources" for the Boston Marathon following last year's deadly finish-line bombing. The race was… Read More

Environmental Risk Advisor

The best news on environmental risks and regulations

Environmental Risk Advisor

Published in partnership with: Aon Environmental Services

3 types of environmental policies that can remedy coverage gaps

4/22/2014

  • Mondaq (free registration)

Environmental cleanup and other risks associated with construction, mining, real estate development and energy development can be managed by transferring risk through three types of environmental insu… Read More

IRI Retirement Income SmartBrief

Retirement income industry news

IRI Retirement Income SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Insured Retirement Institute

Most annuity purchasers don't read their contract

4/24/2014

  • MarketWatch

Because most consumers don't read their annuity contracts, they don't really understand what they own or how it can be used, writes Melody Juge, managing director of Life Income Management. She advise… Read More

Insured Retirement Institute SmartBrief

Insured retirement income industry news

Insured Retirement Institute SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Insured Retirement Institute

Helping to Secure Your Clients' Retirement: Transforming Social Security Into a Winning Retirement Strategy

4/22/2014

The Insured Retirement Institute and BlackRock partnered during National Retirement Planning Week® 2014 to provide a free webinar to financial advisors. A replay of the webinar, which focused on Soci… Read More

Aon's Real Estate Advisor

Real estate insurance news

Aon's Real Estate Advisor

Published in partnership with: Aon Risk Services

Report: Businesses need to take steps to ensure tornado preparedness

4/24/2014

  • PropertyCasualty360

Businesses should take crucial steps to ensure that employees are ready and property is secure in case a tornado hits, according to Zurich. Among the five steps recommended by Zurich are planning ahea… Read More

Accountable Care SmartBrief

News about accountable care

Accountable Care SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: America's Health Insurance Plans

Oncology experts see ways to cut costs without harming quality

4/23/2014

  • Clinical Oncology News

Oncology stakeholders voiced support for new payment models as one way of maintaining the quality of cancer care while reducing costs. Models that incentivize quality could even be applied to the phar… Read More