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BOSTON – Following an investigation into illegal treatment and recovery scams, two people have been charged with attacking people with substance use disorders, sending them to treatment centers in Florida and bought them bogus insurance policies in order to make a profit. . Michael Hislop, 56, of Dorchester, and Timothy Hirsch, 38, formerly of Pelham, …

Many homeowners looking for a new flood insurance policy woke up to a harsh reality on Friday. New standards for the federal program have come into effect and the rules will increase rates for many Tampa Bay area homes, sometimes dramatically. The Federal Emergency Management Agency designed the changes in hopes of better reflecting real …

Loop Health aims to be “India’s Health Oscar” and targets the country’s health insurance gap with its approach to primary care and insurance. The Pune-based company is also the latest startup to raise funds in this area, providing $ 12 million in Series A funding in a round co-led by Elevation Capital and General Catalyst. …

GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan – Two of western Michigan’s largest health insurance providers are changing how COVID-19 care will be covered. Michigan’s Priority Health and Blue Cross Blue Shield both end the COVID-19 cost waiver on Thursday, September 30. We are told that COVID-19 services will be treated like any other medical condition covered by every …

ACORD, the standards body for the global insurance industry, has announced the extension of its Global Reinsurance & Large Commercial (GRLC) data standards, to include new standards for electronic placement. Re / insurers will be able to take advantage of these newly developed standards to adopt advanced electronic placement processes from submission to binding. “The …

FEMA is updating its flood insurance maps and methodology for the first time since the 1970s. (iStock) The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is publish its new risk rating methodology which will create a new pricing for National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) policies as of October 1, 2021. NFIP is administered by FEMA and used …

Over the past year, residents of the Bobcat Fire area have been protected against the removal of their fire insurance, but that protection ran out over the weekend. California’s seemingly endless wildfire season is forcing insurance companies to pay huge claims. In order to manage future risks, they abandoned clients in high-risk areas, over 250,000 …

• The family’s equitable plan was mistakenly abandoned “We have lost our whole community. We are close to all of our neighbors. We all hung out on the porch and chatted at night and we don’t have that anymore. – Grizzly Flat resident Becky Green Paul Green climbs into his tent outside his family’s house …

Healthcare providers gather at the nurses’ station in the intensive care unit of Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center. (Zoë Meyers / new source) Californians achieved record health insurance coverage in 2020, with 94% of residents covered, but fewer people received routine checkups, mostly due to concerns about COVID-19, researchers found. The California Health Interview Survey …

Over the past year and a half, many of us have suffered losses. The Oklahoma Insurance Department lost three team members and I too suffered losses of family and friends. Losing colleagues and loved ones is emotional and reminds us of what really matters. It is during these times that we need to assess how …