Friday, July 29, 2016
Request for Proposals for Insurance License Testing Services and Continuing Education Program Administration UPDATE July 29, 2016: Answers to Bidders’ Questions For a copy of any attachment to the Answers document, contact the Issuing Officer’s Designee as listed in the RFP.
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
May 17, 2016 – Beginning this week, over 28,000 Iowa Medicare beneficiaries will receive a letter from the Social Security Administration (SSA) telling them that they may be eligible for help with their out-of-pocket medical and drug expenses. The State of Iowa’s Senior Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP) encourages beneficiaries who receive these letters to contact...
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
Lawsuit Filed in CoOportunity Liquidation Liquidator files suit against HHS/CMS to prevent the federal government from receiving “super-priority” during liquidation Des Moines - Iowa Insurance Commissioner Nick Gerhart, in his capacity as Liquidator of CoOportunity Health, filed suit today against the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the Centers for...
Monday, April 25, 2016
The Iowa Insurance Division was recently notified that UnitedHealthcare of the Midlands, Inc., UnitedHealthcare Life Insurance Company, and UnitedHealthcare Insurance Company will no longer provide certain coverages in Iowa for 2017. Iowa consumers should be aware that the companies will no longer offer individual coverage on or off the marketplace.  Coverage for small employers will not be...
Thursday, April 7, 2016
April 7, 2016 – The Iowa Insurance Division was honored yesterday at the second annual Innovation in Financial Education Awards presented by Nasdaq and EverFi.  The award recognizes the Iowa Insurance Division’s significant efforts to improve the financial capability of Americans through unique digital learning initiatives. Thirty-five institutions were honored with this...
Thursday, April 7, 2016
Des Moines – Iowa Insurance Commissioner Nick Gerhart, Iowa Department on Aging Director Donna Harvey and the National Retirement Planning Coalition are encouraging Iowans to make plans for retirement in order to have a financially secure future during National Retirement Planning Week, April 11-15, 2016.   National Retirement Planning Week is a national effort to encourage Americans...
Friday, April 1, 2016
2017 Filing Timelines for ACA Compliant Plans On and Off Marketplace, SADP’s, and Non ACA Compliant Plans
Wednesday, March 23, 2016
March 23, 2016 – Terry Russell Groth, a former Strawberry Point firefighter, recently pled guilty in Clayton County District Court to a charge of Insurance Fraud – Presenting False Information in a string of insurance fraud cases spanning Buchanan, Clayton and Delaware counties.  The guilty plea entered on February 16, 2016 marked the third conviction related to these cases for...
Monday, March 7, 2016
The Iowa Insurance Division is now recruiting for a highly motivated Administrative Assistant for our Insurance Enforcement Bureau interested in assisting attorneys in protecting consumers by enforcing the unfair trade practices law, the securities law and other laws intended to protect the integrity of the insurance and investment markets. 
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
The Iowa Insurance Division is now seeking to fill ten Insurance Company Examiner positions.  These positions are further comprised of Analyst and Field Examiner positions. Read more about these positions.