USAA and Human API | August 17, 2022
USAA Life Insurance Company (USAA Life) announces the next step in the evolution of their life insurance offering by partnering with Human API, the leading health data platform. Pairing USAA Life’s rich experience with digital health data and Human API’s industry-leading technology will drive transformation in the life insurance buying process to create an unmatched member experience.
USAA Life will continue to expand the use of digital health data in the life insurance underwriting process through its implementation of Human API’s Health Intelligence Platform, including its vast patient portal network, HIPAA-authorized networks, and APS retrieval services, all powered by Human API’s smart order orchestration. The Human API platform connects to 30,000+ data sources in the US, including EHR networks, HIEs, provider networks and more, providing widespread digital health data access for over 13 million USAA members. Prioritizing digital health data will improve the USAA member experience and help members acquire important life insurance coverage faster and easier.
Human API’s proprietary data normalization engine expands the utility of digital health data, delivers deeper data insights, and unlocks exciting new opportunities through the development of this unique data asset. As USAA Life continues to drive towards the future of automated underwriting, the partnership with Human API will ensure that USAA will deliver the best experience to its members today and in the future.
“Human API’s platform further expands our ability to provide our members the best experience buying life insurance, We were the first company to use digital health data and are continually looking for ways to improve our processes—including increasing the percentage of medical records we can receive digitally, which cuts down on the time that it takes to get life insurance coverage.”
-Chris Flint, senior vice president and general manager, life insurance at USAA Life
We are thrilled to be working with USAA. Human API is excited to assist USAA in continuing to deliver the best in services and experience to their members and we look forward to helping USAA power the future of digital health data and underwriting automation, says Andrei Pop, CEO of Human API.
Founded in 1922 by a group of military officers, USAA is among the leading providers of insurance, banking, and investment and retirement solutions to more than 13 million members of the U.S. military, veterans who have honorably served and their families. Headquartered in San Antonio, USAA has offices in eight U.S. cities and three overseas locations and employs more than 38,000 people worldwide. Each year, the company contributes to national and local nonprofits in support of military families and communities where employees live and work.
About Human API
Human API’s Health Intelligence Platform connects and converts health data into actionable intelligence that accelerates underwriting, improves placement rates, and creates better customer experiences. The company’s platform is powered by a robust and comprehensive data network which includes access to electronic health records (EHR) networks, health information exchanges (HIEs), patient portals, and traditional APS retrieval partners. Coupled with smart evidence orchestration capabilities that optimize for the best data retrieval paths and a reporting engine that presents useful information to underwriters at the right time, Human API’s solution is helping leading carriers easily access and use health data to transform underwriting and customer experiences.
Hub International | August 05, 2022
Hub International Limited (Hub), a leading global insurance brokerage and financial services firm, announced today that it has acquired the assets of Bubrig Insurance Agency, Ltd. and its affiliate Blue Cedar Insurance, LLC (collectively, Bubrig Insurance Agency). Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Located in Belle Chasse, Louisiana, Bubrig Insurance Agency is an independent agency providing personal insurance solutions, including home, auto, flood, life and recreation.
"With Bubrig Insurance Agency, we will continue our growth in the region, We are enthusiastic about our future together, and we're confident that this partnership will create new opportunities for us."
-Shaun Norris, President of Hub Gulf South
Bill Bubrig, President, and the entire Bubrig Insurance Agency team will join Hub Gulf South.
Joining Hub is an attractive opportunity and gives us access to additional national resources and capabilities so that we can continue to provide the highest quality of service to our clients, said Bubrig.
About Hub's M&A Activities
Hub International Limited is committed to growing organically and through acquisitions to expand its geographic footprint and strengthen industry and product expertise.
About Hub International
Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, Hub International Limited is a leading full-service global insurance broker and financial services firm providing risk management, insurance, employee benefits, retirement and wealth management products and services. With more than 14,000 employees in offices located throughout North America, Hub's vast network of specialists brings clarity to a changing world with tailored solutions and unrelenting advocacy, so clients are ready for tomorrow.
One80 Intermediaries | July 11, 2022
One80 Intermediaries (One80), a specialty insurance broker headquartered in Boston, today announced the acquisition of SelmanCo, a leading third-party administrator and broker offering life, supplemental health and related products and services to associations, credit unions, banks, employers and insurance companies. Dowling Hales acted as the exclusive financial advisor to SelmanCo and Jones Day provided legal representation for the transaction. One80 Intermediaries was represented by Ropes & Gray. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
SelmanCo has been in business for over 40 years and operates throughout the U.S. and Canada with headquarters in Cleveland, Ohio. The company enjoys long-term partnerships with over 55 insurance companies and maintains $300 million of annual insurance premium under administration. SelmanCo provides insurance services to more than 1.3 million customers, and serves over 800 financial institutions, 2,100 employers and 70 affinity groups.
“One80 Intermediaries is excited to further expand our presence in the affinity market. We have been impressed with the SelmanCo’s market leading administrative services in the employee benefit space, as well as the company’s supplemental health insurance offerings provided to retired members of the United States Armed Forces and their families,”
-Matthew F. Power, President, One80 Intermediaries.
We are pleased to join One80 Intermediaries as we are confident that our partnership will enable us to continue to grow in a nimble and efficient manner. Further, the One80 platform will provide enhanced opportunities for our employees and expanded services to our clients and customers with the continued adherence to the values that have made us successful, said David Selman, Managing Director at SelmanCo, a division of One80 Intermediaries.
About One80 Intermediaries
One80 Intermediaries is a privately held, national firm with offices throughout the US and Canada. As a leading insurance wholesaler and program manager, the company offers placement services and binding authority for property & casualty, financial lines, personal lines, cannabis, life insurance, medical stop loss, alternative risk, warranty, lender-based insurance, travel/accident and health risks. One80 serves commercial companies, non-profits, public entities, and individuals, and has access to all major insurance markets in the US, Canada and UK. Coverage spans all industry classes. One80 has offices in more than 35 locations in the US and Canada. For more information visit www.one80intermediaries.com