Leading international health benefits provider, Aetna International (www.aetnainternational.com), has been voted Best Group International Private Medical Insurance (IPMI) Provider for the fourth year in a row at this year's Health Insurance Awards. The company's group IPMI plan, Aetna Summit℠, was also awarded Most Innovative Product of the Year 2016.
The awards acknowledge the provider that best supports group IPMI customers around the world. They are voted for by brokers, who have...
18-10-2016 iPMI Magazine Breaking News
It's official - Healix is Best Healthcare Trust Provider.
Healix Health Services were delighted to receive the Award for Best Healthcare Trust Provider at last night's Health Insurance Awards in London.
Receiving the Award for the 5th time over the last 6 years, Richard Saunders, Sales Director of Healix Health Services, expressed his thanks to the intermediaries who had voted and his gratitude to the dedicated team at Healix who work tirelessly to ensure...
16-10-2016 iPMI Magazine Breaking News
The cost of global healthcare and medical treatment costs around the world are one of the most highly discussed topics within the international private medical and healthcare insurance business.
In 2016 the growing cost of healthcare and insurance premiums is a number 1 risk for employers, employees, and expatriates. The recent info graphic from Pacific Cross international looks at just this: worldwide medical treatment costs in September 2016.
04-10-2016 iPMI Magazine Breaking News
The latest news from Pacific Cross Insurance looks at medical costs in Asia, September 2016.
Pacific Cross Insurance brings over 65 years of experience in the health and travel insurance industry to clients throughout Asia. Pacific Cross Insurance is a leading provider of health, personal accident and travel insurance products and services to people and organizations that live and work internationally.Pacific Cross Insurance is part of Pacific Cross International, a group with...
27-09-2016 iPMI Magazine Breaking News
Aetna International (www.aetnainternational.com), a leading health care insurer, is declared a runner-up of the “Employee Benefits Services Provider of the Year” award at the Expatriate Management and Mobility Awards (EMMA) in Singapore.
Aetna International was selected as the runner-up after a rigorous study from a panel of global mobility experts from established multinational corporations, including Morgan Stanley, Boeing and Accenture.
FEM Events Director, Sally Martin, said tonight, “Our judges were very impressed with...
27-09-2016 iPMI Magazine Breaking News
Beginning late 2016, Pacific Cross Insurance Company, will start providing the HealthCare 365 Personal Health Record (PHR) online web app to their insurance clients across Southeast Asia.
"The HealthCare 365 partnership gives Pacific Cross a unique opportunity to provide clients with a product that is not available from other insurance providers," said Brenda Hancock, PCIL Board member. "The PHR app creates a way for our clients to take charge of their...
26-09-2016 iPMI Magazine Information Technology News
Peer To Peer Insurance 2016, the brand new market research report from insurance analyst Ian Youngman, is out now. The Peer To Peer Insurance 2016 report looks at the background, potential, problems, and regulation, as well as profiles of every known peer-to-peer platform.
Report author Ian Youngman comments, “Peer to peer insurance is very new and often misunderstood: with even many platform founders confused if they are an insurer, broker, techie idea - and...
26-09-2016 International Private Medical Insurance Magazine Reports
That is, according to Peer To Peer Insurance 2016, the new report from insurance analyst Ian Youngman.
The insurance ecosystem is undergoing transformation and innovation like never before, and what we have seen is only the beginning.
From distribution to pricing, product development to underwriting claims servicing to compliance — no part of the insurance value chain is safe from change.
Insurance companies will need to work hard to transform their core operations...
26-09-2016 iPMI Magazine Breaking News
In China, a new model, mutual aid, is on the rise. Different from insurance, members on mutual aid platforms can lower the cost and increase their claim payment through mutual financial assistance and risk sharing.
Users can join this new mutual assistance plan with an advance deposit of only 10 yuan and get a repayment up to 300,000 Yuan. If there are 1 million users, when someone applies for 300,000 Yuan...
23-09-2016 iPMI Magazine Breaking News
Lemonade, the US's first peer-to -peer insurance company, has been licensed as a full insurance carrier by New York State. NY homeowners and condo owners and renters can now get insured and settle claims instantly, anytime and from any device.
"Technology drives everything at Lemonade" said Shai Wininger, President and co-founder. "From signing up to submitting a claim, the entire experience is mobile, simple and remarkably fast. What used to take...
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