DMS has entered into an agreement with ITT Corporate, Advanced Engineering & Sciences Division (“ITT”) to provide benefit eligibility and claim assessment services for Short-Term Disability claims submitted on behalf of ITT employees. Additionally, DMS is providing Appeals Review services for select claims.
Stephen P. Rice, CPA and Jeff Green, PhD were speakers at the Ninety-Ninth International Claim Association meeting held in Palm Desert, California. Stephen Rice’s presentation “Occupational Validation and Additional Assorted Benefits of Following the Money Trail” focused on how effective financial reviews support the claims professional in validating pre and post disability occupational duties and […]
May 2008 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 […]
DMS joined the American Heart Association and other concerned companies and organizations across America in the fight against heart disease by hosting a three-day education and fundraising campaign for its employees.
Lisa Piechowski, PhD, Sandy Lyall, M.Ed., LHMC and Lisa Newell, FLMI, ALHC, were speakers at the Ninety-Eighth Annual International Claims Association (ICA) Meeting held in Orlando, Florida. Their presentation “This Old Claim – The Effectiveness of Clinical Field Visits”, focused on the benefits of clinical field visits with individuals who have been on claim for […]
Seventeen DMS Employees participated in the 14th Annual Rays of Hope – A Walk Toward the Cure of Breast Cancer held in Springfield, Massachusetts. Rays of Hope has raised over $4.1 million since the first walk in 1994. All monies raised aid breast cancer research in Western Massachusetts and assist local women at all stages […]
For the seventh consecutive year, DMS has been recognized by the Affiliated Chambers of Commerce of Greater Springfield as a “Super 60” award winner for the year 2007. DMS was recognized in the Total Revenue category. The “Super 60” award program is open to privately held companies based in Hampden and Hampshire counties that have […]
DMS has entered into an agreement with ACE Tempest Life Reinsurance Ltd. (“ACE”) to assume responsibility for the management of an additional block of Group LTD claims totaling approximately 1,500 claims reinsured by ACE. In addition to claims management responsibilities, beginning in 2008, DMS will assume reinsurance pool administration, financial reporting and actuarial support functions […]
DMS has entered into an agreement with National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (“NRECA”) to conduct independent appeal reviews for their self-insured Group LTD participants’ denied or terminated claims.
For the sixth consecutive year, DMS has been recognized by the Affiliated Chambers of Commerce of Greater Springfield as a “Super 60” award winner for the year 2006. DMS was recognized in the Total Revenue category. The “Super 60” award program is open to privately held companies based in Hampden and Hampshire counties that have […]