Which of the following statements are false? HMOs are small networks HMOs require referrals PPOs are always better POS stands for something that can’t be repeated in this post Answer? ALL OF THEM! Despite the evolution of HMOs (Health Maintenance Organizations) over the years, many people maintain a negative perception of them. In doing so, they often end up selecting Read More
Recently, the Trump Administration released final rules on an executive order signed in October 2017 that deals with association health plans. Ostensibly, this order attempts to lower the cost of health insurance for the self-employed and small businesses by allowing them to band together for the purchase of insurance. While this is a noble goal, it’s worth noting a few Read More
Despite being one of the most expensive purchases we make, most consumers spend comparatively little time understanding their health insurance plan. As such, health insurance remains a source of frustration and mystery to most. Over the more than 500 enrollment meetings hosted, I’ve noticed that the general confusion and misunderstanding over even the most basic of health insurance concepts is Read More
By Darren McCue, President of Dunbar Security Solutions and Wayne Coffey, Coffey & Company, Inc. According to a new report from Bay Dynamics, more than one in four board members (26 percent) consider cybersecurity to be the highest priority for their corporation – and for good reason. Between 2013 and 2015, the number of records exposed by data breaches grew Read More
You’ve heard all the catchphrases and taglines and over-used superlatives. So have we. That’s why when we talk about our values, we keep things uncomplicated: Integrity. Professionalism. Competence. In other words: doing insurance right, doing it well and doing it smart. So, when we chose to join Accelerent in 2013, it was after a considerable amount of due diligence and soul-searching. Read More
Social Engineering is the new cyber threat against businesses. Contact us to learn about how you protect your business from this growing trend.