DMS has been selected by the Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (“KPERS”) to provide claims adjudication and administration for both new and existing disability claims of KPERS disability plan commencing in January 2017.
Beginning in January 2017, DMS assumed claim management services and administrative responsibilities for a number of active DI and Major Medical claims within Ark Syndicate Management Limited.
In December 2016, DMS entered into an agreement to provide underwriting assessments for future purchase options, reinstatements, applications for policy increases, Age 65 renewals and exclusion rider and substandard reviews associated with Pan-American’s disability income business.
In December 2016, DMS entered into an agreement to provide underwriting, product design, pricing and claims management advisory services to support Guarantee Trust Life’s new disability accident product with optional disability sickness rider.
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.