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New Hampshire Passes the First of its Kind State-Supported Voluntary Paid Leave Program

Megan Holstein, Esq., SVP Absence and Claims Product

When new leave legislation goes into effect, insurance carriers need agile absence management solutions in order to adapt quickly. In this blog, you’ll learn key details on the recently passed voluntary paid leave program in New Hampshire and how FINEOS can help carriers remain competitive. New Hampshire is the latest state to pass a paid leave law. This unique law is … Read More

Integrated Disability and Absence Management: Sometimes It’s Personal 

Chuck Johnston, Chief Marketing Officer

For employee benefits carriers, creating a great experience for customers is key to their success. But without modern integrated disability and absence management solutions, the process of taking paid leave can quickly become stressful for employees. In this blog, FINEOS Chief Marketing Officer, Chuck Johnston, shares a personal experience with absence management gone wrong.  In … Read More

Maine Expands Family and Medical Leave, and More Legislation News for Insurers

Lori Welty, Esq., Absence Management Senior Compliance Attorney

Insurance carriers need agile absence management software in order to adapt in real time when new leave legislation goes into effect. In this blog, you’ll learn about recently passed legislation on paid family leave in Maine and other states and how FINEOS is helping carriers remain in compliance.     On June 14, the Governor of Maine signed Maine House Bill 27, expanding the ability of an employee to take leave under Maine’s Family and ...

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7 Takeaways from the FINEOS Virtual Exchange and What They Mean for Insurance Carriers

Michael Kelly, CEO

Last month, we held our second FINEOS Virtual Exchange. The theme of “Show Me the Benefits!” focused on the real tangible benefits our clients achieve with the FINEOS Platform for Employee Benefits. Here are some of the key takeaways from the event that I wanted to share. 1. Purpose-built for Group, Voluntary and Absence – … Read More

Washington State Passes New Legislation Expanding Paid Family Leave

Lori Welty, Esq., Absence Management Senior Compliance Attorney

When new leave legislation goes into effect, insurance carriers need agile absence management solutions in order to adapt in real time. In this blog, you’ll learn key details of recently passed legislation on paid family leave in Washington state and how FINEOS is helping carriers remain in compliance.    In January 2020, Washington’s Paid Family and Medical Leave program launched, providing benefits for employees to take leave for their ...

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FINEOS Celebrates the Acquisition of Spraoi

Michael Kelly, CEO

A letter from Michael Kelly, CEO FINEOS We have some exciting news to share with you and your colleagues. FINEOS Corporation, the global market leader in core systems for life, accident and health insurance has entered into an agreement to acquire Spraoi, a leading provider of machine learning capabilities for the Group Life and Employee … Continued

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Pennsylvania Enacts New Leave Legislation; The Living Donor Protection Act

Lori Welty, Esq., Absence Management Senior Compliance Attorney

When new leave legislation goes into effect, insurance carriers need agile absence management solutions in order to adapt quickly. In this blog, you’ll learn key details on a recently passed bill in Pennsylvania, and how FINEOS is helping carriers remain in compliance.    On April 27, the Governor of Pennsylvania enacted House Bill 203, the Living Donor Protection Act, providing leave protection for organ and tissue … Read More

Why SaaS Insurance Core Systems are more than Cloud Hosting

Jonathan Boylan, Chief Technology Officer

Digital transformation is happening faster than ever in the insurance industry. In this blog, you’ll learn key factors to keep in mind when considering cloud-based core insurance software options.  These days, most insurance carriers I meet with see the value in adopting cloud solutions. But they’re often faced with the difficult challenge of comparing cloud solutions with each other and against on-premises alternatives. Which has more ...

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Everything You Need to Know About the New Mexico Healthy Workplaces Act

Lori Welty, Esq., Absence Management Senior Compliance Attorney

When new leave legislation goes into effect, insurance carriers need agile absence management solutions in order to adapt quickly. In this blog, you’ll learn key details on the recently passed New Mexico Healthy Workplaces Act and how FINEOS is helping carriers remain in compliance.   On April 8, Governor Grisham of New Mexico signed the House Bill 20, the Healthy Workplaces Act, bringing paid sick leave to the state. New Mexico joins 15 ...

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