Accessing the C-Suite: Bringing Employee Benefits to the Decision-Maker

Earlier this month, ArmadaCare attended a conference called Ascend where agency leaders go to discover innovative strategies and resources to differentiate and grow their benefits firm. The conference focuses on helping employee benefits firms Remain relevant Stay independent Become more profitable Achieve more organic growth With these goals in mind, our CEO, Ed Walker, [...]

Accessing the C-Suite: Bringing Employee Benefits to the Decision-Maker 2018-02-19T21:39:42+00:00

Myth Busters: Are Medical Reimbursement Plans Too Expensive?

Medical reimbursement plans, also known as expense reimbursed insurance, have gotten a rep as an expensive supplemental option. However, like most things, this statement just isn’t that simple. Let’s look a little deeper. When people think of medical reimbursement plans, they typically think of 1 of 2 things. Health reimbursement accounts: As the name [...]

Myth Busters: Are Medical Reimbursement Plans Too Expensive? 2018-02-13T14:52:46+00:00

Myth Busters: Are Executive Medical Reimbursement Plans Dead?

When you talk about an executive medical reimbursement plan, also called expense reimbursed insurance, it’s not rare to get questions like, “Is that still allowed,” or “I thought you couldn’t do that anymore?” Let’s tackle those questions and get to the bottom of it. Characteristics of Today’s Reimbursement Plans Fully-insured Supplemental Excepted benefit True [...]

Myth Busters: Are Executive Medical Reimbursement Plans Dead? 2018-02-06T20:37:41+00:00

4 Signs You Should Be Using Expense Reimbursed Medical Insurance

Expense reimbursed medical insurance is a type of employer-paid supplemental benefit that provides broad, additional coverage for out-of-pocket medical expenses in the form of reimbursements up to the specified limit. While you may know about this type of supplemental insurance in theory, it may be harder to know when to use it in practice. [...]

4 Signs You Should Be Using Expense Reimbursed Medical Insurance 2018-01-17T19:45:07+00:00

Inside Look Video Series: Underwriting Insight

What makes Ultimate Health and our other products so powerful? They can work for companies of all different types and sizes. They can also be layered onto almost any primary healthcare plan, offered to select employee groups as desired by the employer and be written for the first of any month. That’s the beauty [...]

Inside Look Video Series: Underwriting Insight 2018-01-17T19:45:44+00:00

Inside Look Video Series: Is Ultimate Health a Gap Plan?

Is Ultimate health a gap plan? It’s a question we hear a lot. Namely because the word “gap” has a lot of ideas attached to it. Similar to the word “supplemental,” when people hear “gap,” their minds typically jump to what are known as worksite voluntary plans, like critical illness or cancer policies. These kinds [...]

Inside Look Video Series: Is Ultimate Health a Gap Plan? 2018-02-15T18:05:06+00:00

What National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation Can Teach Us About Healthcare Benefits Strategy

As is often the case this time of year, I found myself half-watching another classic holiday movie as I ate a late dinner and answered some emails. It was National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation, a movie I’d seen countless times, so I was paying little attention as the boss was kidnapped and brought to the Griswold [...]

What National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation Can Teach Us About Healthcare Benefits Strategy 2018-01-17T20:26:09+00:00

Inside Look Video Series: A Glimpse into Ultimate Health Coverage

We say it a lot: Ultimate Health, our premier supplemental healthcare reimbursement product, covers many different types of expenses. But what are some examples? One of our product experts, Rachel, says it best in this video. Take a look to discover the wide array of expenses Ultimate Health can reimburse for. The plan can easily [...]

Inside Look Video Series: A Glimpse into Ultimate Health Coverage 2017-12-28T19:33:52+00:00

All Supplemental is Not Voluntary and All Dessert is Not Pumpkin Pie: Quick Vocab Review

Today we’re going to cover a commonly confused term in the insurance industry, and that term is supplemental. Misconception A major mistake many people make, brokers and employers alike, is that when they see the word ‘supplemental’, their minds automatically jump to voluntary insurance. But these two terms aren’t interchangeable. All voluntary insurance is supplemental [...]

All Supplemental is Not Voluntary and All Dessert is Not Pumpkin Pie: Quick Vocab Review 2018-02-08T15:15:54+00:00

A Quick Showcase of Ultimate Health

At ArmadaCare, our premiere insurance product is Ultimate Health, a group supplemental reimbursement plan designed specifically for busy leaders. While we mention Ultimate Health a lot on our blog, we have yet to do a quick and easy breakdown of what this product has to offer. Without further ado: Brief Overview As mentioned above, Ultimate [...]

A Quick Showcase of Ultimate Health 2018-01-29T16:29:22+00:00