From waiving cost-sharing for testing and eliminating certain out-of-pocket costs to expanding access to telehealth services, U.S. health insurance carriers are stepping up in response to COVID-19. We are all in this together, and it is important to give credit where credit is due.Please find below an ongoing list of carrier initiatives related to COVID-19, aggregated and updated by … Continued

New to Health Reimbursement Arrangements (HRA)? Check out our recent blog to better understand HRA basics and learn what’s changing in 2020.   In our ongoing VeriStat blog series on Health Reimbursement Arrangements (HRA), we’re examining how a new type of HRA — the Individual Coverage HRA (ICHRA) — could alter the health insurance options for businesses and … Continued

By Courtney Williams, Vericred Director of Carrier Relations   I recently traveled to Tampa for the 2019 FAHU Educational Symposium and Network Event, an annual gathering bringing together Florida-based health insurance and ancillary carriers, insurance brokers and agents, as well as technology vendors within the InsurTech, HRtech and BenTech spaces.   For brokers and those … Continued

Let’s face it, the world we live in is becoming more and more digitally focused. Technology has become the primary means to reach modern consumers. Innovation is a must for success in the future of health insurance. This is the reality facing insurance carriers today. While changes in technology present several challenges, they also create … Continued