Friday, September 27, 2013

UHC Stepping Up for Raleigh Area Members

United Healthcare will be stepping up their efforts over the next few months to improve members' health care experience with more personalized and easy-to-use services and programs.

Starting on Thursday, September 19, United Healthcare members in the Raleigh area will receive communication via email, standard mail and outbound phone calls about these health offerings.

To read the full release, as well as additional information, click here.

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Senn Dunn Introduces SDProComp+™ Toolkit

Senn Dunn Insurance introduces SDProComp+ ™ as a proactive toolkit to insure the successful management of workers’ compensation risk forbusinesses. This tool will allow businesses to systematically improve their processes and resource utilization. With enhancement of their workers’compensation outcomes, there is an overall reduction in the associated expense.

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Senn Dunn Insurance Named to National Top 100 Agency Listing for 2013

Senn Dunn Insurance is pleased to announce their recent recognition as one of the Top 100 Property/Casualty Agencies in 2013 as named by the national publication Insurance Journal. This annual ranking of the top privately-owned firms is based on annual revenue achievement in 2012 and represents a twenty percent (20%) increase in ranking for Senn Dunn since 2011.
Congratulations Senn Dunn!

BCBSNC Launches First Accountable Care Alliance for Southeastern North Carolina

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina, along with New Hanover Regional Medical Center (NHRMC) and Wilmington Health (WH), have agreed to launch an Accountable Care Alliance to enhance care and provide a greater value for health care consumers in southeastern North Carolina.

This alliance is the first of its kind in North Carolina, and brings together a leading hospital system, several independent multi-speciality clinics, and an insurer to better meet the health care needs of patients in the area.

To read the full article and additional information, click here.

Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina's Contract with Wayne Memorial Hospital to End December 5

After more than a year of contract negotiations, the contract between Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina and Wayne Memorial Hospital in Goldsboro, N.C., will end on December 5, 2013.

On September 5, BCBSNC issued a press release with important points on the issue, as well as a document of questions and answers for clients.

To view the full article and related documents, click here.

Thursday, September 5, 2013

Senn Dunn Insurance Announces New Hires

Senn Dunn Insurance announces the hiring of five new associates:

Sarah Frantz - Administrative Associate
Charlotte Office 

Perry Somers - Employee Benefits Consultant
Charlotte Office

Shane Bull - Business Insurance Consultant
Raleigh Office
Darlene Burrows - Employee Benefits Account Manager
Raleigh Office

Ashley Faulcon - Human Resources Associate
Greensboro Office

Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Senn Dunn Insurance Webinar: ACA Regulatory Update #3

You are invited to join us for a webinar on September 25 or September 26

1 - 2:30 p.m. Eastern
Noon - 1:30 p.m. Central
10 - 11:30 a.m. Pacific


Reserve your seat EARLY to ensure you receive advance webinar materials.

Register for the September 25 Webinar

Register for the September 26 Webinar

Please be sure to list the name of the firm that invited you when completing your webinar registration. Late registrants will not receive advance webinar materials.

Regulatory agencies will be releasing a large volume of ACA related regulations and guidance throughout 2013. One webinar each quarter of 2013 will be specifically devoted to addressing issues raised by the most recently released guidance. This webinar will not attempt to provide a broad overview of ACA rules and regulations. Rather, it will go into details regarding new developments, and new or changing  regulatory guidance important to employer sponsored health plans.

Presented by: Bob Radecki, President, Benefit Comply, LLC

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. Be sure to sign into the webinar early.