Beginning in April, DMS will provide claim management services for a new Short Term Medical temporary health insurance product developed by Petersen International Underwriters. This plan covers eligible expenses caused by an illness or injury and incurred from any doctor or any hospital within the USA.
Munich Re, U.S. (Life) and Munich Re Automation Solutions Ltd., in partnership with Disability Management Services, Inc. (“DMS”), are delighted to announce the launch of Disability Insurance Made Easy (“DIME”) with National Guardian Life Insurance Company (“NGL”). This third generation of DIME provides a unique, turnkey, Web-based disability insurance (DI) program backed by Munich Re’s […]
DMS has been selected to expand its claim assessment services under its existing agreement with Pembroke Managing Agency to administer disability claims arising from Ironshore Europe Ltd. policies.
DMS has performed individual disability insurance claim assessment services in the United States for Ark Syndicate Management, a Lloyd’s of London syndicate, since 2009. In August 2015, DMS entered into a second agreement with Ark to perform individual disability insurance claim assessment services for claims arising from policies issued through a Canadian coverholder, Hunter McCorquodale.
May 2015 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 has entered into a new contractual relationship with QBE Re, a Lloyd’s of London Syndicate. Under this agreement DMS has begun working with a new Lloyd’s Coverholder—Hanleigh Insurance, and broker—The Willis Group. This is the fourth Lloyd’s syndicate that has engaged DMS to provide claims evaluation services.
In order to address increasing and adverse claims activity in Australia, DMS partnered with Munich Re Australia to review a sample of individual disability claims and recommend action plans.
Effective December 1, 2014, DMS assumes responsibility for the investigation, adjudication, and management of all premium waiver claims, including approximately 12,000 active lives, as well as all future disability claims filed under Knights of Columbus life insurance products.
MetLife selected DMS to assist with a claims management assessment project encompassing the review of group long-term disability claims for decision making accuracy and ongoing benefit eligibility.
May 2014 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 […]