Friday, August 28, 2015
August 28, 2015 – A cooperative investigation by federal and state law enforcement officials into Brian Curtis Henton of Olathe, Kansas, has resulted in a 12 month federal prison sentence and an order to pay $23,300.15 in restitution for fabricating and submitting Medicare Supplement insurance policy applications to Equitable and Cigna insurance companies between April 2013 and October of...
Thursday, August 27, 2015
August 27, 2015 – Iowa Insurance Commissioner Nick Gerhart announced today that he has issued a summary order to cease and desist to Carson Energy, Inc. of Austin, TX, Earl Carter Bills II of Austin, TX, Anthony Weber of Austin, TX, and Jerrold S. Rothouse of Austin, TX. Gerhart also ordered the payment within 30 days of more than $2.1 million in restitution for 14 Iowans and legal fees...
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
2016 Wellmark Health Plan of Iowa (HMO) Pre-ACA Rate Proposal Review Decision Issued August 25, 2015 Introduction The Iowa Insurance Division (the “Division”) received an annual individual health insurance premium rate (“rate”) filing in May, 2015 for Wellmark Health Plan of Iowa’s (HMO) grandfathered and transitional individual plans from prior to the...
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
2016 Wellmark Pre-ACA Iowa Rate Proposal Review Decision Issued August 25, 2015 Introduction The Iowa Insurance Division (the “Division”) received an annual individual health insurance premium rate (“rate”) filing in May, 2015 for Wellmark’s grandfathered and transitional individual plans from prior to the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (“ACA”).  Wellmark...
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
2016 Gundersen Health Plan Rate Proposal Review Decision Issued August 25, 2015 Introduction The Iowa Insurance Division (the “Division”) received an annual individual health insurance premium rate (“rate”) filing for Gundersen Health Plan’s compliant plans with the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (“ACA”) in May, 2015. ...
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
2016 Coventry Health Care of Iowa Rate Proposal Review Decision Issued August 25, 2015 Introduction The Iowa Insurance Division (the “Division”) received an annual individual health insurance premium rate (“rate”) filing for Coventry Health Care of Iowa plans compliant with the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (“ACA”) in May, 2015....
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
2016 Wellmark Health Plan of Iowa (HMO) Rate Proposal Review Decision Issued August 25, 2015 Introduction The Iowa Insurance Division (the “Division”) received an annual individual health insurance premium rate (“rate”) filing for Wellmark Health Plan of Iowa (HMO) plans compliant with the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (“ACA”) in...
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
2016 Wellmark Iowa Rate Proposal Review Decision Issued August 25, 2015 Introduction The Iowa Insurance Division (the “Division”) received an annual individual health insurance premium rate (“rate”) filing for Wellmark’s individual plans compliant with the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (“ACA”) in May, 2015.  Wellmark...
Thursday, August 20, 2015
72 Libraries and Other Locations Participate in “Scavenger Hunt”-Like Program to Encourage Smart Saving and Investing Organized by the Iowa Insurance Division and the Investor Protection Institute DES MOINES, IA –August 20, 2015 -- A total of 72 libraries and other venues in Iowa participated in the 2015 DASH for the STASH investor education and protection program and contest...
Saturday, August 15, 2015
(DES MOINES) May 15, 2015– Iowa Insurance Commissioner Nick Gerhart announced that a total of seven companies have applied to offer Iowans health insurance through the federal health insurance marketplace. “It’s great to see Iowans will have choices available to them when choosing their health insurance coverage for 2016,” Gerhart said.  “Reviewing health...