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IPMG Celebrates 25 Years – See How Our Services Have Grown

For 25 years, IPMG has proven to be a committed partner to independent agents, brokers and clients. Over the years, we've become a versatile provider and go-to resource for unique needs, ranging from risk management and underwriting to employee benefits and nurse case management.

Tags: risk management, nurse case management, case management, ebs

Posted by The IPMG Team on May 3, 2022 4:59:39 PM
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Moving to a Self-Funded Insurance Plan: What You Need to Know

Employers cover health benefits for more than one-third of America’s population (over 157 million people, to be precise). And as many as 67% of these employees have coverage from self-funded plans, up 23% since 1999.

Tags: self-funded insurance

Posted by The IPMG Team on Mar 30, 2022 12:21:12 PM
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Risk Management Tips - Ergonomics

Poor ergonomics can potentially contribute to injuries, a.k.a. musclo-skeletal disorders (MSD’s) including things like carpal tunnel, tendinitis, muscle strains and degenerative disc disease. More often however, poor ergonomics leads to micro-trauma, which is felt as muscular discomfort and/or muscular fatigue. Left unchecked, this micro-trauma can evolve over time to an actual injury. Whether micro-trauma or, an actual injury (macro-trauma), each can adversely impact work and personal productivity, and quality of life.

Tags: risk management, IPMG News, 2021

Posted by The IPMG Team on Mar 14, 2022 10:34:11 AM
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At Home Covid Tests – Employee Benefits Services Announcement

 

On January 10th, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced that health insurers will be required to cover over the counter (OTC), at-home COVID tests at no cost to members.

Tags: IPMG News, covid 19

Posted by The IPMG Team on Jan 24, 2022 9:42:20 AM
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IPMG Celebrates 25th Anniversary

St. Charles, IL – Insurance Program Managers Group (IPMG), a leading provider of managed programs and third-party administrator services, is commemorating 25 years in business.

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Posted by The IPMG Team on Jan 3, 2022 10:26:15 AM
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2021 Brokerage Bind Success

As 2021 comes to a close, we are please to share our success stories with our independent agent community.

Tags: Workers' compensation, IPMG News, 2021, customerservice

Posted by The IPMG Team on Nov 8, 2021 2:20:12 PM
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Self-Funded Insurance: How Does It Work?

While self-funded insurance plans have historically been an attractive option for large businesses, now they are growing in popularity with small-to-mid-sized companies.

Tags: employer, third-party administrator, TPA, self-funded insurance

Posted by The IPMG Team on Jun 24, 2021 11:31:28 AM
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The Employee Benefits You Need to Highlight During Recruitment

After a year of hiring freezes and layoffs, demands for employment are sky-rocketing. If your company is currently recruiting new hires, you might be feeling pretty confident about your chances of attracting great talent.

Tags: employee benefits, family planning, ebs, recruitment, retirement, health insurance

Posted by The IPMG Team on May 24, 2021 4:16:52 PM
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How COVID Changed Risk Management for Good

Risk management has a whole new meaning in the era of COVID-19. 

Tags: risk management, covid 19, risk

Posted by The IPMG Team on Apr 29, 2021 2:17:10 PM
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IPMG Welcomes Mark Fiechter

St. Charles, IL- Insurance Program Managers Group (IPMG) is pleased to announce Mark Fiechter has joined the Employee Benefits Services Division (EBS) as Vice President of Development.

Tags: IPMG News

Posted by The IPMG Team on Apr 22, 2021 3:29:22 PM
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