Just What the Doctor Ordered

Zepeda, Curt
August 2008
Best's Review;Aug2008, Vol. 109 Issue 4, p53
Trade Publication
The article features the problems encountered by insurers in the long-term disability (LTD) in the U.S. Previously, physicians were once the darling of LTD because they were considered as pristine risk for disability insurance, were showered with rich LTD plans. In late 1980s through 1990s, the health care industry changed and many physicians did not appreciate being told how to practice medicine and physician claim experience deteriorated, resulting to financial losses for insurers.


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