BULLETIN B 02-09
TO: ALL INSURERS AUTHORIZED TO TRANSACT HEALTH INSURANCE
BUSINESS IN THE STATE OF ALASKA
RE: ANNUAL SURVEY ON HEALTH INSURANCE
AS 21.06.110 requires the director to report on an annual
basis "statistical information regarding health insurance,
including the number of individual and group policies sold
or terminated in the state." In order to comply with
this statutory requirement, all insurers licensed to transact
health insurance business in Alaska must complete the survey
and return it to the division by May 31, 2002.
Please note that stop loss insurance is considered health
insurance in Alaska. Therefore, stop loss insurance must
be reported on this survey.
In completing the survey please take care to review and follow
the survey instructions. The information provided in this
survey is used in analyzing the health insurance market in
Alaska, and summary data from the survey is reported to the
Alaska legislature and the public. It is critical that you
provide accurate information. Before sending the completed
form to the division, please verify that the premium and claim
data balance to the premium and claim data reported in the
National Association of Insurance Commissioners Annual Statement
State Page for Alaska, as described in the survey instructions.
The bulletin and survey are available on the Internet. In
order to access this survey on the Internet, go to the Alaska
Division of Insurance web page at www.commerce.state.ak.us/insurance/bulletins/bulletins.htm
Select Bulletin B 02-09 or "Survey on Health Insurance."
The survey form can be completed on the web page in PDF format
and sent directly to the division by:
- Opening "2002 Survey.pdf"
- Filling in the data requested on the survey form
- Clicking on the "Submit" button
The survey form can also be completed in Microsoft Excel
- Open "2002 Survey.xls" and save to your hard
- Open Microsoft Excel and the document you just saved
- Fill in the data requested on the survey form and save
- E-mail the completed document as an attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org
If you are unable to send the survey electronically as described
above, you may fax your response to Katie Campbell at 907-465-3422.
If you have questions regarding the survey or instructions
contact Katie Campbell by phone at (907) 465-4607 or by e-mail
Dated: April 23, 2002