Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker

Delaware News



  Category: Captive


Cristine Vogel Named Director of Value-Based Health Care Delivery

Captive | Captive Insurance | Insurance Commissioner | Date Posted: Wednesday, November 9, 2022

Experienced healthcare management strategist hired after lengthy national search Insurance Commissioner Trinidad Navarro welcomed Cristine Vogel to the Delaware Department of Insurance as its Director of Value-Based Health Care Delivery this week after a lengthy national search to fill the role. As the inaugural Director, Vogel will lead efforts that relate to value-based care, primary […]




Update: Sixth Consecutive Workers’ Comp Rate Decrease Announced

Captive | Captive Insurance | Insurance Commissioner | Date Posted: Monday, October 17, 2022

Double-digit drop will be effective December 1 Insurance Commissioner Trinidad Navarro announced today that workers’ compensation insurance rates will decrease for the sixth year in a row, effective December 1, 2022. Both the voluntary market and the residual market will see rate decreases in the double digits. “Lowering worker’s compensations costs time and time again […]




Medicare Assistance Bureau: 10 Tips for Medicare Advantage Open Enrollment

Captive | Captive Insurance | Insurance Commissioner | Date Posted: Tuesday, October 11, 2022

As the October 15 to December 7 Medicare Open Enrollment quickly approaches, the Delaware Department of Insurance and its Medicare Assistance Bureau (DMAB) are sharing their annual consumer information announcement.




2023 Health, Dental, Small Group Insurance Rates Announced

Captive | Captive Insurance | Insurance Commissioner | Date Posted: Monday, September 19, 2022

Following in-depth reviews by independent actuaries and the Office of Value-Based Health Care Delivery, rates for regulated 2023 health, dental, and small group insurance plans were announced today. While premiums are rising steeply across the country, the extension of consumer-friendly subsidies through the Inflation Reduction Act, coupled with Delaware’s strong 2022 enrollment and 2023 Health Insurance Marketplace expansion, will limit consumer impact locally.




Stephen Taylor to Lead Delaware Captive Bureau

Captive | Captive Insurance | Insurance Commissioner | Date Posted: Tuesday, September 13, 2022

The Delaware Department of Insurance today announced that industry veteran Stephen Taylor has joined the department as the incoming Director of its world-renowned Captive Bureau. Taylor will succeed Steve Kinion, who transitions out of the role on September 30. “Stephen Taylor’s extensive experience as an innovative yet meticulous insurance regulator stood out amongst contract applicants […]







  Category: Captive


Cristine Vogel Named Director of Value-Based Health Care Delivery

Captive | Captive Insurance | Insurance Commissioner | Date Posted: Wednesday, November 9, 2022

Experienced healthcare management strategist hired after lengthy national search Insurance Commissioner Trinidad Navarro welcomed Cristine Vogel to the Delaware Department of Insurance as its Director of Value-Based Health Care Delivery this week after a lengthy national search to fill the role. As the inaugural Director, Vogel will lead efforts that relate to value-based care, primary […]




Update: Sixth Consecutive Workers’ Comp Rate Decrease Announced

Captive | Captive Insurance | Insurance Commissioner | Date Posted: Monday, October 17, 2022

Double-digit drop will be effective December 1 Insurance Commissioner Trinidad Navarro announced today that workers’ compensation insurance rates will decrease for the sixth year in a row, effective December 1, 2022. Both the voluntary market and the residual market will see rate decreases in the double digits. “Lowering worker’s compensations costs time and time again […]




Medicare Assistance Bureau: 10 Tips for Medicare Advantage Open Enrollment

Captive | Captive Insurance | Insurance Commissioner | Date Posted: Tuesday, October 11, 2022

As the October 15 to December 7 Medicare Open Enrollment quickly approaches, the Delaware Department of Insurance and its Medicare Assistance Bureau (DMAB) are sharing their annual consumer information announcement.




2023 Health, Dental, Small Group Insurance Rates Announced

Captive | Captive Insurance | Insurance Commissioner | Date Posted: Monday, September 19, 2022

Following in-depth reviews by independent actuaries and the Office of Value-Based Health Care Delivery, rates for regulated 2023 health, dental, and small group insurance plans were announced today. While premiums are rising steeply across the country, the extension of consumer-friendly subsidies through the Inflation Reduction Act, coupled with Delaware’s strong 2022 enrollment and 2023 Health Insurance Marketplace expansion, will limit consumer impact locally.




Stephen Taylor to Lead Delaware Captive Bureau

Captive | Captive Insurance | Insurance Commissioner | Date Posted: Tuesday, September 13, 2022

The Delaware Department of Insurance today announced that industry veteran Stephen Taylor has joined the department as the incoming Director of its world-renowned Captive Bureau. Taylor will succeed Steve Kinion, who transitions out of the role on September 30. “Stephen Taylor’s extensive experience as an innovative yet meticulous insurance regulator stood out amongst contract applicants […]