The number of companies offering at least one self-insurance
plan jumped to 39% in 2015 from 28.
Some consumer groups, regulators, insurers and others have suggested that very small employers may be making more use of self-insurance
to avoid Affordable Care Act benefits requirements, consumer protection requirements and other requirements.
is preparing to re-introduce the Self-Insurance
Protection Act bill in the 115th Congress.
The objective of our article is to examine the whole set of equilibria possibly arising in an insurance market where the intensity of self-insurance
actions can be adjusted according to genetic information.
has been popular for some time with larger companies; more than 80 percent of companies with 500 or more employees have self-insured plans, according to the U.
Initially, the self-insurance
plan for small employers will be offered only in Arkansas, but the company is working on rolling out the plan in seven or eight other states during the next six to 12 months, Stock said.
29) In applying the statute's plain meaning, the court found the DBR would have to first promulgate the requisite framework for allowing self-insurance
before a medical provider or facility would be allowed to self-insure.
For workers' compensation self-insurance
alone, the value of LOCs outstanding is probably in the order of $20 billion to $25 billion.
To legislators, the membership became the "Voice of Self-Insurance
" in Tallahassee and gained majority representation on the Florida Department of Labor's Self-Insurance
Rules Advisory Committee.
This issue has been brewing for a long time and in December of 2007 the WCB issued a report entitled "Individual Self-Insurance
Alternative Funding Models" in which it analyzed several different options for providing a long term funding mechanism for defaulted self-insurance
is often a better option for the sick, since it simplifies the process of finding the right kind of help so that you can get better.
With the aid of competent brokers, you might find that your cash flow could support a self-insurance