community rating

community rating

Managed care The setting of insurance premiums based on the community's demographics and claims experience, without adjusting for the group's median age, gender, and health conditions. See Premium, Experience Rating.
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The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) oversees the NFIP, which administers a program called the Community Rating System (CRS).
the Life Insurance Council of New York, in a memorandum on the measure, expressed strong opposition to the mandate for pure community rating for all individuals and small groups.
The Affordable Care Act's combination of adjusted community rating, guaranteed issue, income-related premium subsidies, and a weak individual mandate made its individual insurance market coverage less attractive to younger and healthier individuals.
Mark Fitzgibbon, chief executive of NIB, said that the government was ill advised for retaining community rating, which means people pay the same for insurance regardless of their age and health status.
Masdar City is targeting a 4 Pearl Estidama Community Rating, the first development in the UAE to do so.
Community rating is a system that took the place of extensive medical underwriting when determining premium rates for a business.
This is due to reforms introduced by the Government including young adult discounts, lifetime community rating and reduced stamp duty and levies.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) oversees the NFIP, which administers the Community Rating System (CRS), a voluntary, incentive program that recognizes and encourages community floodplain management activities that exceed minimum NFIP requirements.
Rye is now seeking to enroll in the Community Rating System, a FEMA program that rewards communities for reducing flood risk by incentivizing floodplain management activities that go beyond the minimum standards set forth by the National Flood Insurance Program, or NFIP.
Only South Africa enforces open enrolment and community rating, but allows scheme membership to remain voluntary.
What the exchanges potentially will do is move the country toward a system of community rating.
The community rating issue sounds somewhat costly for young adults, but not when you start thinking about what's happening to young adults with any health problems today,

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