Health Presentations

Presentation to the National Conference of Insurance Legislators about the Affordable Care Act's effect on premiums. (November 21, 2013)
Presentation to the Southeastern Regulators Association Conference on actuarial implications for long-term care insurance. (October 4, 2013)
Health Care Receivables Factors Work Group presentation on the NAIC Health Annual Statement's new Exhibit 3A, which provides guidelines for health care receivables. (September 24, 2013)
Individual Disability Tables Work Group update to Disability Insurance & Long-Term Care Insurer's Forum on the history of developing the valuation table, progress made to date, and what remains to be done. (September 20, 2013)
Webinar slides for the Sept. 20, 2013 webinar, "Minimum Value and Actuarial Value Determinations Under the Affordable Care Act"
(September 20, 2013)
Aug. 22, 2013 Webinar Presentation: Financial Reporting Implications Under the Affordable Care Act (August 22, 2013)
Final recommendation to the NAIC's Long-Term Care Actuarial Working Group that a long-term care valuation table is not feasible at this time due to lack of quality data.  (April 5, 2013)
Individual Disability Table Work Group update to the NAIC's Health Actaurial Task Force on the progress of the valuation table and requesting volunteers from the task force to join the work group. (April 5, 2013)
Slides providing information on the relationship between Medicare provider payment rates and those for private insurance, which is important for understanding how any changes in Medicare provider payment rates could affect private plans. (February 21, 2013)
Presentation at the NAIC Senior Issues Task Force Long-Term Care hearing at the 2012 Fall National Meeting on actuarial implications for long-term care insurance. (December 6, 2012)
Presentation to the 2012 NCOIL Annual Meeting on implications for states regarding their Affordable Care Act-related Medicaid expansion decisions.  (November 26, 2012)
Long Term Care Practice Note Work Group slides from webinar discussing LTC rate stability. (October 31, 2012)
Slides providing an overview of the review and disclosure requirements of "unreasonable" rate increases under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) for the webinar, Understanding the ACA—Rate Filing Review and Disclosure. (October 12, 2012)
Federal Long-Term Care Task Force presentation to the 2012 NCOIL Summer Meeting on options to reform the long-term care system in the United States. (July 18, 2012)
Health Practice Council webinar slides addressing the Supreme Court decision on the individual mandate and next steps in state and federal implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). (July 11, 2012)
Medicare Steering Committee sample slide deck without speaker notes (updated 5/12) regarding a guide to Medicare's financial challenges and options for improvement. (May 22, 2012)
Health Practice Council webinar regarding Affordable Care Act (ACA) information every actuary should know. The webinar presentation provides background on the uninsured and pre-reform markets, key provisions of the ACA, and the current status of the ACA's implementation. (February 10, 2012)
Academy/SOA Long-Term Disability Work Group update to the NAIC's Health Actuarial Task Force on the work group's progress regarding the creation of a valuation table for group long-term disability.  (August 23, 2011)
Medicaid Work Group presentation regarding the Medicaid rate-setting process for Medicaid Managed Care programs. The presentation includes a discussion about base data sources, base data adjustments, risk adjustment, risk-sharing arrangements, and performance incentives. (July 21, 2011)