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Old 09-10-2018, 05:56 PM
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Lightbulb ACTEX Presents: "A World Apart: Int'l Health Insurance Markets" 10/4 @ 1 PM EST

ACTEX Learning Presents:

ACTEX eLearning Webinar: A World Apart
International Health Insurance Markets—Lessons From Around the World

Thursday, October 4, 2018 from 1:00 to 2:30 PM Eastern Time

Co-Sponsored by the Canadian Institute of Actuaries

1.8 SOA CPD, CAS CE Credits/Training Hours
This is a potential source of 1.5 hours of CPD for the Canadian Institute of Actuaries

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Healthcare reform has become a key societal issue that has gotten a lot of attention since the passage of the Affordable Care Act in 2010. As politicians and policyholders attempt to address the challenges remaining in the US system, this Webinar will help you by explaining how we arrived at our current situation, so we have a better understanding about the problems that need to be solved.

Once we discuss how the U.S. healthcare system has evolved, we will look at a detailed comparative analysis of the wide range of international approaches to healthcare. This comparative analysis will allow attendees to assess what alternative approaches have – and have not worked – and will also focus on the positive and negative consequences associated with the trade-offs made to address some of the challenges faced by other countries.

The Webinar will wrap-up with a focus on what elements from international approaches could be used to improve the U.S. system.

Learning Objectives:
  • Comprehend the current U.S. health insurance market and how it evolved.
  • Identify the key forces that will help shape the U.S. market prospectively.
  • Better understand alternative healthcare system approaches utilized by other countries.
  • Compare healthcare quality and metrics across international approaches.
  • Identify elements of international approaches that could be integrated into the U.S. market.
Who Should Attend This Webinar?

Actuaries and insurance professionals interested in…
  • How the U.S. healthcare system developed
  • Healthcare approaches used by non-U.S. countries
  • Learning the pros and cons of non-U.S. healthcare systems
  • Learning about what elements of international healthcare systems could ultimately be integrated into the U.S. system
Presenter: Dave Dillon, FSA, MAAA

Dave joined Lewis & Ellis in 1999, specializing in health insurance and healthcare analysis.

Dave currently focuses on product development, financial solvency and healthcare reform issues. Since the passage of the Affordable Care Act, Dave has assisted 15 states with health care reform issues. He currently serves nine states as their rate reviewer.

Dave is significantly involved in the affairs of his profession and the health insurance industry through his volunteer efforts. From 2015 to 2016, Dave served on the Society of Actuaries’ Health Section Council where he was Chair of the Council’s Strategic Initiatives committee. Since the beginning of 2017, Dave has led the SOA’s 2017 Strategic Initiative “Commercial Healthcare: What’s Next?”

In 2017, Dave was a recipient of the Society of Actuaries’ Outstanding Volunteer Award. Additionally, he was awarded Outstanding Session Awards for both the 2017 SOA Health and Annual Meetings.

Dave is also the Chair and Host for the SOA’s Health Section Podcast series.

You can find him on social media:

Twitter: LE_DaveDillon

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Alan C. Elman | eLearning Lead
ACTEX Learning | Mad River Books
(860) 379-5470 Ext. 4007

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