DMS supports Disability Insurance Awareness Month (DIAM)
May 2015 is Disability Insurance Awareness Month. During this month, the insurance industry focuses on raising awareness of the enormous gap that exists between Americans need for disability income protection and the actual coverage they have in place. The LIFE Foundation is coordinating this industry-wide campaign with dozens of insurance companies and other industry trade groups.
DMS completes claims management review pilot program with Munich Re Australia.
In order to address increasing and adverse claims activity in Australia, DMS partnered with Munich Re Australia to review a sample of individual disability claims and recommend action plans.
Knights of Columbus contracts with DMS to provide claims management services for all Life premium waiver claims.
Effective December 1, 2014, DMS assumes responsibility for the investigation, adjudication, and management of all premium waiver claims, including approximately 12,000 active lives, as well as all future disability claims filed under Knights of Columbus life insurance products.
Zurich Global Life contracts with DMS to provide Family Medical Leave administration and ASO support.
In support of Zurich's strategy to expand its service offerings in the employee benefits market, DMS will provide Family Medical Leave administration on behalf of employers desiring to integrate disability and leave management. DMS will utilize LeaveLink software supported by Absentys for the provision of its FML services. In addition, DMS will provide a broad menu of claims management and accounting services in support of self-insured short-term disability plans.