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Record of medical examinations for life insurance

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Published by The Medical examiner in New York .
Written in English


  • Life insurance,
  • Medical examinations

Book details:

LC ClassificationsHG8891 .W5
The Physical Object
Pagination[206] p.
Number of Pages206
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25278795M
LC Control Number07002713

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When you apply for life insurance, there is a HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act), which provides permission for the insurance company to obtain and view your medical records. The medical records, along with a prescription check, MVR records, and exam are used to determine your eligibility for life insurance. Most times an insurance company will require a medical exam before it approves an applicant for a life insurance policy. The premium rate for which you qualify largely depends on the current and past status of your health. You can save time during the underwriting process by providing complete records of your medical .   Life insurance has several underwriting categories that parse your medical information to calculate lowest cost of insurance. Non smokers have five categories that can represent a 20% difference in price, so prepping for good exam results may be just as important as good medical records.   In addition to other factors like your age, family medical history and lifestyle, life insurance companies use medical exam results to determine your life insurance health classification. From best (lowest premiums, lowest risk) to worst (highest premiums, highest risk), the life insurance classifications are Preferred Plus, Preferred, Standard.

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