Tag: laboratory testing

Carriers

Incorporating blood tests into older-age underwriting facilitates faster policy issue and decreased costs

May 29, 2019 By

Adding additional laboratory test components to replace traditional older-age underwriting requirements helps insurers save time and money.

Carriers

Ask the expert: Customizing your laboratory results to facilitate faster results

February 19, 2019 By

Several clients indicated that waiting for sensitive laboratory results can cause a delay in their underwriting process. By updating your sensitive tests, results can be delivered faster.

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Glycolysis and hemolysis: Does it still matter to life insurers?

November 1, 2018 By

Specimen quality is critical for the life insurance underwriting process. With advances in lab testing protocol, do glycolysis and hemolysis still matter?

Applicants

Take action on World Hepatitis Day

July 27, 2018 By

Each summer, the World Health Organization commemorates World Hepatitis Day on July 28 to spread awareness. Hepatitis is one of the world’s leading causes of death with 1.34 millions deaths a year. It is important for the world to join together and take action to eliminate hepatitis.

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The rise in workforce drug positivity may be a concern among the life insurance population

June 22, 2018 By

As workforce drug positivity continues to rise, we are evaluating the correlation to life insurance drug abuse positivity. According to the 2018 Quest Diagnostics Drug Testing Index, workforce drug positivity is at its highest rate we've seen in a decade.

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Insights that help insurers improve precision underwriting in the life insurance market

May 31, 2018 By

Applicant nondisclosure in life insurance can sometimes cost insurance companies millions. Understand what's at stake when you miss vital information regarding an applicant's health history.

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How much does life insurance cost a Millennial?

August 23, 2017 By

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Webinar: Millennial behavior and laboratory insights

August 11, 2017 By

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Illicit drug use in the US is at the highest rate in a decade

June 26, 2017 By

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How life insurers can support men’s health with actionable insights

June 5, 2017 By