New Jersey Insurance

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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CAMICO records a gain on the insured surplus

SAN MATEO, Calif .– (BUSINESS WIRE) – CAMICO (www.camico.com), the largest CPA-owned and operated accountancy insurance and risk management program in the country, posted a total policyholder surplus of over 45 million for the year ended December 31, 2020, compared to $ 43.5 million posted for 2019. CAMICO’s policyholder retention …

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Everest Re: Insurance® announces rebranding of its sports and entertainment business

WARREN, NEW JERSEY – May 3, 2021 – Everest Insurance® today announced that its sports, leisure and entertainment business, formerly known as Specialty Insurance Group (SIG®), was renamed EverSports & Entertainment Insurance℠. EverSports & Entertainment Insurance℠ will continue to provide customers in the sports, recreation and entertainment industries with primary …

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