Healthcare reform mandates have led to many employers to review the cost of their medical insurance programs including funding alternatives and the need for additional stop-loss coverage. Deciding to insure medical stop-loss and fund it in a captive has proven to be a great way for employers who self-fund their health coverage to add a layer of protection from excessively high individual or aggregate health claims and meet ACA requirements.This white paper explains how medical stop-loss captives work, the common types of medical stop-loss captives and who should consider one. We hope you find it helpful and enlightening. -
The Obama administration’s top health official highlighted the importance of competition to insurance markets, as the Justice Department is poised to decide on two massive deals among four of the health-plan industry’s biggest players.