Jose Santana

Jose is an Analyst for Healthcare Monitor at Corporate Insight.

Email: jsantana@corporateinsight.com

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Slide Deck: Responsive Design in the Healthcare Insurance Industry

August 06, 2015 by
Digital technologies represent a vital avenue through which healthcare firms showcase plans, educate consumers and integrate members. People are now using tablets and mobile devices more often than traditional desktop computers to access health information – providing firms with a challenge:  How do we provide the optimal user experience across digital channels? In our complimentary slide […]

Aetna Acquires Humana – What this could mean for the Online Services of their Members

July 13, 2015 by
Consolidation is sweeping through the healthcare industry as healthcare providers of all types strive to build scale amid the rollout of the new rules imposed on the industry.  On Friday, July 3rd, 2015 a deal was struck between Aetna and Humana, under which Aetna will acquire all outstanding shares of Humana. While health experts and […]

King vs. Burwell – Healthcare Firms React to Supreme Court Ruling

July 09, 2015 by
The Supreme Court’s recent decision to preserve the subsidies/premium tax credits for healthcare plans purchased on public exchanges, regardless of whether they are state-run or provided directly through Healthcare.gov, has sparked a frenzy of headlines across the industry. Healthcare insurers want to ensure that consumers understand the implications of the decision on their current and […]

Responsive Design in the Retirement and Insurance Industries

May 19, 2015 by
The emergence of versatile and intuitive tablets and mobile phones has sparked a shift in web development, from mobile websites and apps to multi-platform responsive websites. The responsive design shift is a targeted approach for the construction and visual structure of sites, with the goal of providing an optimal user experience across all devices. In […]

Slide Deck: Responsive Design in the Retirement and Insurance Industries

April 15, 2015 by
The emergence of versatile and intuitive tablets and mobile phones has sparked a shift in web development, from mobile websites and apps to multi-platform responsive websites. The responsive design shift is a targeted approach for the construction and visual structure of sites, with the goal of providing an optimal user experience across all devices. In […]

Healthcare Firms Respond to Cyber Attacks

March 10, 2015 by
With cyber attacks making headlines across all sectors in 2014, perhaps few industries have as much to lose from a customer privacy perspective as health care, and at the end of January, Anthem became the first high profile victim of 2015. Hackers obtained data on tens of millions of current and former Anthem customers in […]

Slide Deck: Annuity and Life Insurance Product Update – Q2 2014

July 15, 2014 by
Our quarterly Annuity and Life Insurance Product Update reviews new products released by annuity carriers and life insurers over the last quarter. To view past updates, check out the archive. The slide deck below reviews the new annuity and life insurance products introduced in the second quarter of 2014.

Slide Deck: Annuity and Life Insurance Product Update – Q4 2013

January 09, 2014 by
Our quarterly Annuity and Life Insurance Product Update reviews new products released by annuity carriers and life insurers over the last quarter. To view past updates, check out the archive. The slide deck below reviews the new annuity and life insurance products introduced in the fourth quarter of 2013.

CI First Look: MetLife’s Direct-Sale Life Insurance Kiosks

November 04, 2013 by
Continuing the trend of financial services firms expanding to large-scale retail stores – Costco offering health insurance at locations in nine states and Walmart offering banking services in Mexico to name a few – MetLife has partnered with Walmart to become the first insurer to sell life insurance policies in a US retail department store. The pilot program, which was introduced last year, offers a prepaid one-year Simplified Term Life policy in Walmart stores to residents in Georgia and South Carolina. The program is also coming soon to Pennsylvania.

Slide Deck: Annuity and Life Insurance Product Update – Q3 2013

October 23, 2013 by
Our quarterly Annuity and Life Insurance Product Update reviews new products released by annuity carriers and life insurers over the last quarter. To view past updates, check out the archive. The slide deck below reviews the new annuity and life insurance products introduced in the third quarter of 2013.