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Debunking the myths: the facts about cotinine

November 17, 2021 By

ExamOne's cotinine testing data shows that smoking non-disclosure rates for life insurance applicants are up from 27% in 2010 to 43% in 2021. Laboratory testing is the only way to discover who has “smoker’s amnesia.”

Carriers

The potential long-term COVID-19 mortality impact on life insurance applicants

October 20, 2021 By

This article highlights some of the potential concern insurers may face in regards to long-term COVID-19 mortality impact on applicants.

Carriers

3 ways real-time health data is shaping the future of life insurance

September 29, 2021 By

The adoption of instantaneous health data in the underwriting process will help move the life insurance industry forward now and in the future.

Brokers

Modernization of interview interface drives faster completion times and enhances applicant choice and convenience

September 22, 2021 By

New enhancements and development of online interview enhances life insurance applicant experience and drives faster completion for insurers

Brokers

Using customer feedback to improve medical record retrieval process

August 11, 2021 By

Customer feedback drives operational improvements to make the medical record retrieval process easier and faster.

Carriers

The vices of vaping

July 26, 2021 By

The e-cigarette global market size has quadrupled over the past 7 years, and while some claim vaping is safer, the data continues to evolve.

Carriers

Who should be screened for hepatitis C (HCV)?

July 22, 2021 By

Recent guidelines recommend universal hepatitis C (HCV) screenings in all adults and all pregnant women during every pregnancy to detect more infections, begin treatment sooner, and help improve outcomes.

Carriers

Getting to know our Senior Underwriter, Heather Haslam and discussing how she sees the future of our industry

June 3, 2021 By

A quick Q&A session to get to know our Senior Underwriter, Heather Haslam.

Carriers

Adding A1c on life insurance panel detects pre-diabetics and opens up more exam appointment times for applicants

May 12, 2021 By

Adding A1c on a life insurance panel can help detect more diabetic and pre-diabetics, as well expand appointment time options.

Carriers

Drinking through the life insurance exam: Why insurers should be concerned about an elevated blood alcohol concentration level

April 28, 2021 By

Individuals who have an elevated blood alcohol concentration level tend have nearly 10x the mortality risk of other life insurance applicants.