Committees & Activities

Health Actuarial (B) Task Force
Health Insurance and Managed Care (B) Committee
Health Care Reform Actuarial (B) Working Group
Long-Term Care Actuarial (B) Working Group


The mission of the Health Actuarial (B) Task Force is to identify, investigate and develop solutions to actuarial problems in the health insurance industry.

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The Health Actuarial (B) Task Force will:

1. Work with the Society of Actuaries (SOA) and the American Academy of Actuaries (Academy) to develop a replacement for the 1985 Commissioners Individual Disability Income Table. Ensure the Health Insurance Reserves Model Regulation (#10) remains open to accommodate the new table. —Important

2. Work with the Academy and the SOA to develop a replacement for the 1985 NAIC Cancer Claim Cost Tables as the basis for the valuation of individual cancer policies. Request Model #10 be opened to accommodate the new table. —Important

3. Revise model rules for appropriate long-term care rates, rating practices and rate changes. —Important

4. Study the minimum standards applicable to statutory reserves for long-term care insurance. Ensure Model #10 remains open to accommodate any necessary changes to the standards. Begin developing a principle-based framework for a set of minimum standards. —Important

5. Review the Medicare supplement refund formula.—Important

6. Provide support for issues related to implementation of the federal Affordable Care Act (ACA).—Essential

7. Begin to develop health insurance reserving requirements (VM-25, Health Insurance Reserves Minimum Reserve Requirements) using a PBR methodology. Long-term care should be a priority. Request Model #10 be opened to accommodate the new requirements. —Important

8. Submit VM-25 changes to the Life Actuarial (A) Task Force for publication in the Valuation Manual. —Important

9. Develop long-term care insurance experience reporting requirements in VM-50, Experience Reporting Requirements, and VM-51, Experience Reporting Formats, of the Valuation Manual. —Important

10. Provide recommendations as appropriate to address issues and provide actuarial assistance and commentary to other NAIC committees relative to their work on actuarial matters. —Important

NAIC Support Staff: Eric King/Reggie Mazyck


Conference Call Calendar

NAIC conference calls & interim meetings are available on the NAIC Conference Call Calendar. See NAIC's revised policy statement on open meetings.

2014 Fall National Meeting
Washington, District of Columbia
Saturday, November 15, 2014
3:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Washington Marriott Wardman Park—Maryland ABC—Lobby Level

Health Actuarial (B) Task Force
Conference Call
Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014
2:30 p.m. Central/3:30 p.m. Eastern

Health Actuarial (B) Task Force
Conference Call
Friday, August 1, 2014
1:00 p.m. Central/2:00 p.m. Eastern

Go to the Exposure Drafts Index

2013 Individual Disability Income Valuation Tables Exposure Comments

IDI Valuation Table Workbook Instructions (2013)

IDI Valuation Table Workbook (v1.1) (2013)

IDTWG Table Report (12-2013)
The deadline for comments on the proposed 2013 Individual Disability Income Valuation Tables is June 30, 2014.
Comments should be submitted to Eric King.

Final GLTDWG Actuarial Guideline (11-15-13)
The deadline for comments on the proposed 2012 GLTD Actuarial Guideline is December 3, 2013.
Comments should be submitted to Eric King.
Joint Qualified Actuary (A/B/C) Subgroup’s Discussion Draft
Comments should be submitted to Eric King by Sept. 27

Final GLTDWG Actuarial Guideline(10-3-13)

GLTD 2012 Valuation Table Exposure

GLTDWG Table Report Final Version (10-3-13)

GTLD AG Letter (10-3-13)
documents and resources
ACA Fees Discussion Paper
ACA Rating Discussion Paper
Amendment Proposal Form
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