Public Policy Webinars

Exploring Global Health Care Cost Drivers: Hong Kong And Taiwan
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This fifth webinar in the Academy’s Exploring Global Health Care Cost Drivers series explores health care systems in Hong Kong and Taiwan, with a focus on health care cost trends. (August 25, 2016)

Driverless Cars Are Here: Implications for Policy and Insurance
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A top federal safety official and a regulator from California where autonomous vehicles are already test-driving on public roads discuss next generation automobile technology and safety systems, lessons learned from road testing of self-driving cars, regulatory issues yet to be resolved, expected changes in accidents and claims, and likely changes in responsibility when crashes occur. (July 27, 2016)

Putting a Price on Risk: Quantifying Risk Exposures for ORSA Reports
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Members of the ERM/ORSA Committee’s Risk Exposures Subgroup walk through the new practice note, Quantifying Risk Exposures for Own Risk and Solvency Assessment Reports, which provides actuaries and regulators with information on the approaches used to quantify risk exposures that may be included in section 2 of an Own Risk and Solvency Assessment (ORSA) report. (July 20, 2016)

A Demonstration Of The LTC PBR Model
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A look at the final report on Principle-Based Reserve (PBR) Modeling for Long-Term Care (LTC) Insurance. (June 30, 2016)

Big Data And Actuarial Professionalism
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Presenters use examples of Big Data in the life, health, and property & casualty practice areas and explore how actuaries can apply the Code of Professional Conduct, actuarial standards of practice, and other professionalism tools to issues that may arise when working with Big Data. (June 28, 2016)

Post-NAIC Update, Spring 2016
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A follow-up to the NAIC Spring 2016 National Meeting. (April 19, 2016)

A Conversation with CCIIO on 2017 Rate Filings
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Representatives from the Center for Consumer Information and Insurance Oversight (CCIIO) discuss changes to the 2017 unified rate review template (URRT) and instructions. (March 30, 2016)

Use of ORSA by the Regulator: Considerations for Actuaries
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This regulator-only webinar provided regulatory actuaries who are reviewing Own Risk and Solvency Assessment (ORSA) reports with background information regarding the enterprise risk management (ERM) process and what information might be included in an ORSA report. (March 15, 2016)

CMS Discussion Of National Health Spending In 2014
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Panelists from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) discuss their recent findings regarding national health spending. (February 04, 2016)

A Discussion on International Risk Adjustment
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Panelists discuss reports from each country in Europe that can be applied to the Affordable Care Act’s (ACA) risk adjustment program implemented recently in the U.S. as well as the application of the ACA risk adjustment to the California individual insurance market. (January 27, 2016)