DMS has been retained by Associated Electric Cooperative, Inc. to manage claim appeals for their self-insured STD plan. Associated Electric Cooperative provides wholesale power generation to 51 local electric cooperatives in Missouri, Iowa and Oklahoma, serving approximately 875K customers.
DMS has entered into a new contractual relationship with Asta Managing Agency Ltd to evaluate disability claims issued by Channel Syndicate 2015, a Lloyd’s of London syndicate. This is the second Lloyd’s syndicate that has engaged DMS to provide claims evaluation services.
DMS has entered into a consulting agreement with the Town of Shrewsbury, MA Contributory Retirement System to provide medical record review and other resource support services in assessing eligibility for their disability pension claims.
GPM Life rolls out its new and innovative disability income product, GovDI this month. Designed to meet the specific needs of federal employees, GovDI supplements basic disability coverage provided under the Federal Employees Retirement System (FERS) in a unique and efficient manner, saving customers money and providing consistent income protection. GPM Life’s VP of Marketing, […]
Timothy J. O’Connor, Vice President Claims Operations, and Miriam Steinberg, RN, MPA, CCM, Medical Consultant, were guest speakers at the Massachusetts Association of Contributory Retirement Systems 2013 Annual Spring Conference held in Hyannis, MA. Their presentation “Connecting the Pieces of the Puzzle: Five Key Steps in Assessing Pension Disability”, highlighted for MACRS members and other […]
DMS has entered into a consulting agreement with the City of Westfield, MA Contributory Retirement System to provide medical record review and other resource support services in assessing eligibility for their disability pension claims.
May 2013 is Disability Insurance Awareness Month. During this month, the insurance industry focuses on raising awareness of the enormous gap that exists between Americans need for disability income protection and the actual coverage they have in place. The LIFE Foundation is coordinating this industry-wide campaign with dozens of insurance companies and other industry trade […]
Andrew J. Cohen, Secretary & General Counsel, was a speaker at the inaugural Definitive Disability Conference (“DDC”) held in Boston, MA. The DDC is a newly formed conference presented by Barger & Wolfen LLP that focuses on issues relating to the evaluation and litigation of individual disability and group LTD claims. Andrew’s presentation “Amadeo and […]