Legislation to Regulation

Panko, Ron
January 2011
Best's Review;Jan2011, Vol. 111 Issue 9, p57
Trade Publication
The article reports on the impact of the new world of federal health care and financial reforms in Boston, Massachusetts. It explores how insurance carriers and producers are working to influence how new federal laws will be implemented. It also examines how the legislation affects property and casualty insurers.


Related Articles

  • House compromises on Medicare reform measure. Wechsler, Jill; Frabota, David // Managed Healthcare Executive;Aug2002, Vol. 12 Issue 8, p14 

    Focuses on issues related to the approval of landmark Medicare reform bill in the U.S. Coverage of the reform bill; Revision of Medicare + Choice program payment formula to pay plans; Permission of seniors to enroll in prescription drug plans offered by insurance companies.

  • Surviving health care reform. Weil, Thomas P. // Best's Review / Life-Health Insurance Edition;Nov93, Vol. 94 Issue 7, p52 

    Reports on President Bill Clinton's health care reform program and its effect on insurance companies. Role of insurers companies; Cornerstones of Clinton's proposal; Types of benefit packages; Establishment of state health boards; Changes in business strategies; Managed competition concept;...

  • Health care reform is found top concern of benefit Pros.  // National Underwriter / Property & Casualty Risk & Benefits Manag;1/13/97, Vol. 101 Issue 2, p23 

    Reports that a survey conducted by the International Society of Certified Employee Benefit Specialists and Deloitte & Touche LLP of Connecticut, has concluded that monitoring and responding to health care reform legislation in the United States is the top priority of benefit professional in...

  • The Clinton plan--doomed from the start. Pionetek, Stephen // National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;3/31/97 Supplement, Vol. 101 Issue 13, p164 

    Looks at the health care reform plans of United States' President Bill Clinton during the 1990s and how these plans affected the health insurance industry. Outline of Clinton's plans; Indepth look at the health care insurance industry; Disadvantages of Clinton's reform plans.

  • Cruz Azul expects to retain two Health Reform regions. Rosa, Taina // Caribbean Business;9/6/2001, Vol. 29 Issue 36, p42 

    Reports the distribution of Health Reform regions to various insurance companies in Puerto Rico. Supervision of Cruz Azul over the East and Southeast regions; Provision of the Northeast region to Medical Card System; Announcement on the renegotiation results on the insurance coverages.

  • Insurers: HCRA fee hike adds to burden. Spohr, George // Business Journal (Central New York);3/14/2003, Vol. 17 Issue 11, p9 

    Reports on the impact of the Health Care Reform Act (HCRA) on insurance companies in New York. Proposed budget by Governor George Pataki; HCRA assessment placed on each payer's payments for inpatient and outpatient hospital, clinic and ambulatory-surgery services.

  • Rewards and pitfalls of market reform. Wilt, William M. // Risk Management (00355593);Nov99, Vol. 46 Issue 11, p64 

    Focuses on the impact of health care reform on insurance companies in California. Diversification and consolidation of insurance companies; Role of risk managers in the formulation of health care reform strategies; Effect of reforms on financial stability of the workers' comp market.

  • Six smaller insurers to stop writing health ins. in Wash. Bussewitz, Walter // National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;4/18/94, Vol. 98 Issue 16, p32 

    Reports on the notice given by six insurance carriers to discontinue issuing commercial health insurance policies in Washington state due to the enactment 1993 Health Services Act. Firms giving notice; Effectivity date of health care reform law; Restrictions on health insurers.

  • How to speed up traffic on information highway. Roberts, Sally // Business Insurance;3/21/94, Vol. 28 Issue 12, p18 

    Reports on the Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange's encouragement of the health insurance industry to conduct business electronically using approved standards from the American National Standards Institute (ANSI). Economic benefits of moving to a paperless office and adopting uniform...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics