Long-Term Care Insurance Reduced Benefit Options (EX) Subgroup

2021 Membership

2021 Charges

The Long-Term Care Reduced Benefit Options (EX) Subgroup will:

A.  Further evaluate and/or recommend options to help consumers manage the impact of rate increases. This includes:

  1. Potential development of a process to evaluate innovative options that allow for insurers to offer benefits that lessen the likelihood of an insured needing long-term care services, including evaluation of the suitability of and regulatory barriers to proposed options.
  2. Potential development of mechanisms to help regulators and consumers objectively compare reduced benefit options (RBOs), including comparison of accepting a rate increase and retaining current benefits to electing an offered RBOs.
  3. Further exploration of pursuing more uniformity in Consumer Notices for RBOs.

B.  Support and provide expertise to the Long-Term Care Insurance Multistate Rate Review (EX) Subgroup regarding evaluation of RBOs.

LTCI RBO SG Call 201130

Public Conference Call
Monday, November 30, 2020
3:00 PM ET, 2:00 PM CT, 1:00 PM MT, 12:00 PM PT
Expected Length of Call: 90 Minutes
Diamond Pass Link

Discuss comments received on draft RBO Consumer Notices Principles and draft RBO Principles.

LTCI RBO SG Call 201001

Public Conference Call
Thursday, October 01, 2020
2:30 PM ET, 1:30 PM CT, 12:30 PM MT, 11:30 AM PT
Expected Length of Call: 90 minutes
Diamond Pass Link

Continue discussion of draft RBO Consumer Notices Principles.

LTCI RBO SG Conference Call 200915

Public Conference Call
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
12:00 PM ET, 11:00 AM CT, 10:00 AM MT, 9:00 AM PT
Expected Length of Call: 1 hr
Diamond Pass Link

Hear comments on the Reduced Benefit Options Draft Principles Document from AHIP & ACLI, and discuss a draft RBO Consumer Notices Principles Document.

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