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Caitlin Morgan Announces New Vermont Office, Welcomes Dustin Partlow, CPA as Senior Vice President

Posted on: May 7, 2019 by Caitlin Morgan

Caitlin Morgan Announces New Vermont Office, Welcomes Dustin Partlow, CPA as Senior Vice President Experienced captive insurance professional, Director, and auditor Dustin Partlow has been named Senior Vice President of Caitlin Morgan Insurance Services, which also announced a new expansion. INDIANAPOLIS, IN – May 7, 2019 – Caitlin Morgan Insurance Services is a wholesale insurance […] Read More

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Midwest Insurance Group Welcomes Beth Alford as Risk Management Consultant

Posted on: May 9, 2018 by Caitlin Morgan

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Chris Murray, President (317) 575-3979 Midwest Insurance Group Welcomes Beth Alford as Risk Management Consultant Indianapolis, Indiana (May 9, 2018) – Midwest Insurance Group, formed for Indiana healthcare firms operating in the senior living market, has just brought Beth Alford on as its new contracted Risk Management Consultant. Beth Alford, RN, […] Read More

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Humana and Private Equity Firms Buy Kindred Healthcare

Posted on: December 19, 2017 by Chris Murray

This morning, it was announced that United States health insurer Humana Inc., along with two private equity firms (TPG Capital and Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe), has purchased home health and long term care operator Kindred Healthcare for $4 billion. Humana and the two firms will each pay $9 per share (a 4.7 percent premium […] Read More

Posted in: blog Home Health Care

Florida’s Guarantee Insurance Co. Has Been Declared Insolvent

Posted on: November 30, 2017 by Gerry Dumke

This month, the Fort Lauderdale, Florida-based workers’ compensation insurance carrier Guarantee Insurance Co. has been declared insolvent and then placed under state receivership by state regulators. Receivership refers to a type of corporate bankruptcy in which the courts or creditors appoint a receiver (in this case, state insurance regulators) to run the company and have […] Read More

Posted in: blog Workers Compensation

Another Health Care Breach Shines Light on Cyber Risks

Posted on: June 16, 2015 by Caitlin Morgan

First there was news of Anthem’s massive data breach of nearly 80 million records, followed by Premera’s breach of 11 million records, and more recently of First BlueCross BlueShield in which a cyber attack affected an estimated 1.1 million people and the data compromise that affected 1,000 heart patients at Cleveland-based MetroHealth System. Now the […] Read More

Posted in: blog Cyber Liability Healthcare

Medical Malpractice: HHS Proposing Revisions to Digital Record Requirements

Posted on: June 11, 2015 by Caitlin Morgan

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has recently proposed a series of revisions to its rules requiring doctors, hospitals and tech companies to use electronic health records (EHRs). The proposed revisions would provide more time to meet the requirements and would address a number of complaints from health care professionals. Digital records are […] Read More

Posted in: blog Healthcare Medical Malpractice

Workers Compensation Update in Texas

Posted on: May 8, 2014 by Caitlin Morgan

Workers Compensation Update in Texas Unlike other states, Texas allows employers to choose whether or not to provide Worker’s Compensation to employees (although public employers and employers who enter into a building or construction contract with a governmental entity must provide Worker’s Compensation). But could this change in the future with Texas making Workers Comp […] Read More

Posted in: Workers Comp Workers Compensation

Update: What’s New in Workers Compensation?

Posted on: March 17, 2014 by Caitlin Morgan

Update: What’s New in Workers Compensation? Caitlin Morgan offers several Workers Compensation solutions, including guaranteed-cost programs, large-deductible programs, self-insurance options, and captive programs for all-size businesses. As such, we like to keep our agents and brokers updated on current Workers Compensation-related issues taking place throughout the country. In this article, we touch upon some of […] Read More

Posted in: Workers Comp Workers Compensation

Roundup: What’s New on the Workers Comp Front?

Posted on: May 30, 2013 by Caitlin Morgan

Roundup: What’s New on the Workers Comp Front? There are several new developments regarding the Workers Compensation sector, beginning with a new report released by NCCI Holdings.  NCCI, this month in its annual State of the Line workers compensation analysis, described the industry as “encouraging”. The positive outlook, according to the report, is based on […] Read More

Posted in: Workers Comp Workers Compensation