MIB Group, Inc

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MIB Group, Inc

Medical Information Bureau Group, Inc. A data-pooling service that stores coded information on the health histories of persons who have applied for insurance from subscribing companies in the past.

Most Life and Health insurers in North America subscribe to this bureau to get more complete underwriting information. Per the US Federal Trade Commission, MIB’s member companies account for 99 percent of the individual life insurance policies and 80 percent of all health and disability policies issued in the United States and Canada.
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Immediate access to quickly find: medical underwriting policies (including guidelines), scoring and rating information for applicants and information from external sources such as the Medical Information Bureau and Milliman WebMUGS[TM].
Other services also are provided including online neighborhood reports (home values, crime rates, local school information and more), drivers record access, Medical Information Bureau monitoring and a detailed Social Security report.
LTC insurers are looking to such databases as the Medical Information Bureau and prescription drug third-party administrators to help mitigate these risks.
The Medical Information Bureau, a nonprofit group that provides information on life insurance customers to life and health insurers, reported that December applications for life insurance increased 11 percent over the previous month and were up 9 percent over December 2000.
He is also the Chairman of America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP), the Chairman of the Medical Information Bureau Group, Inc.
A recent report from the Medical Information Bureau, which provides underwriting information to life insurers, showed an increase in applications.
Access to a member's medical information bureau file, if one exists, which can be used by insurance companies that includes any non-medical notations that may be considered relevant to a member's health.
Hartford Life will review a current application, including medical history declarations, information from the Medical Information Bureau (MIB), and motor vehicle records (MVR) to determine if there has been any significant change in the applicant's health history since he or she last purchased life insurance.
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