New Jersey Insurance

What is considered a temporary disability?

Much of the discussion about disability in the workplace revolves around the 61 million adults in the United States that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) classify as disabled. It is a significant portion of the population (about one in four Americans). And despite the fact that the …

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NJ targets Medicaid members in vaccination campaign

Credit: (Michael Mancuso, NJ.com)State Health Commissioner Judy Persichilli has pushed for better access to COVID-19 vaccines for vulnerable and disadvantaged populations. State officials have taken proactive steps to support nearly 1.9 million New Jersey Medicaid members during the pandemic, including a recent initiative to expand COVID-19 vaccination that involves phone …

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D&O market sees increased capacity

The management responsibility market faces significant challenges from the COVID-19 pandemic, but will benefit from increased market entry capacity, a brokerage executive said. Even before the pandemic, the industry faced several challenges, including an increase in class actions and early hikes in premiums and retainers, said Christine Williams, CEO of …

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Ascot, Sapiens and Goldberg Segalla

Ascot appoints claims director Marina barg Ascot, an international reinsurer and specialist insurer based in London, has appointed Marina S. Barg as North America’s chief claims officer. Barg will work with Ascot’s Ethos Specialty business units and leaders in Bermuda, London and the United States in a newly created role. …

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