Category Archives: Issuers

Brief study of UK health insurers’ first SFCRs

Solvency and Financial Condition Reports contain a number of Quantitative Reporting Templates (QRTs). They are an important source of information on a company‚Äôs financial position under Solvency II. This report by Milliman’s Joanne Buckle and Didier Serre compares and contrasts the information in selected QRTs of 13 health insurers in the United Kingdom.

Managing ACA risk adjustment

Many issuers participating in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) have not put in sufficient effort to create a deliberate, comprehensive risk adjustment strategy. That could lead to lost opportunities and less certain financial outcomes.

The most successful risk adjustment management programs tend to be planned, firm-wide initiatives that recognize and account for the dollars at stake, the degree of government scrutiny, and the amount of people, processes, and technology involved.

In this paper, the first in a four-part series, Brandy Millen and Jason Petroske introduce risk adjustment management and discuss actions that can be taken to maintain its long-term success.