insurance medicine

insurance medicine

A type of “administrative medicine” in which a doctor works for the life, health, disability and long-term care insurance industry.
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He said Bahrain was the first country in the Middle East to introduce such a forum to promote the concept of insurance medicine.
When he finally retired from his cardiology practice he took on a new challenge of insurance medicine.
An actuary, life underwriter, or specialist in insurance medicine can assess risks and establish the appropriate methodology, mortality table, and adjustments to evaluate your client's life expectancy.
For example, researchers such as Mihelic, Tak and Rullestad have found that stress tests have significant protective value at relatively low face amounts among persons at risk for coronary disease, including smokers, men, and older individuals, even after accounting for false positive results (Journal of Insurance Medicine 2002).
and as Program Chairman for the American Academy of Insurance Medicine (AAIM).
OTC Bulletin Board: JGBO) (the "Company" or "Jiangbo"), a pharmaceutical company with its principal operations in China, today announced that its Osteomyelitis treatment tablets (Kang Gu Sui Yan Pian) has been included in the 2009 Edition of the National Basic Medical Insurance, Industrial Injury Insurance and Maternity Insurance Medicine Directory ("the Directory").
A recent issue of the Journal of Insurance Medicine contained a putative protective value study on the treadmill electrocardiogram as a screening test in life underwriting.
We believe that modern statistical methods are in some ways better than the traditional life table methods doctors are taught as part of their 'actuarial' indoctrination into insurance medicine.
NYSE Amex: TPI), a manufacturer and supplier of modernized traditional Chinese medicine ("TCM") and Western Pharmaceuticals based in Chengdu, China, today announced that 23 of its medicine compounds will be included in the 2009 Edition of the National Basic Medical Insurance, Industrial Injury Insurance and Maternity Insurance Medicine Directory
Purvis will oversee the companies' medical staffs and all aspects of insurance medicine.
He is Board Certified in both internal medicine and insurance medicine and has attained the designation as a Fellow from the Life Management Institute (FLMI).
China Sky One Medical" or "the Company") , a leading fully integrated pharmaceutical company developing and producing over-the-counter drugs in the People's Republic of China ("PRC"), today announced that the Company has 30 medicines that will be included in the 2009 Edition of the National Basic Medical Insurance, Industrial Injury Insurance and Maternity Insurance Medicine Directory.
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