Producer Informationfor those who sell or wish to sell our products
HCC Medical Insurance Services (HCCMIS) is a leading innovator in the international medical
HCCMIS has designed a complete portfolio of quality international medical and life insurance products to protect individuals, groups, missionaries, students, corporations, and organizations during their international activities in over 130 countries around the world.
HCC Medical Insurance Services, LLC, a subsidiary of HCC Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HCC)
HCCMIS offers Producers:
- We customize a link for you to HCCMIS's Online Quoting & Application System, available in English and Spanish
Framed Web Pages
- Assistance is provided in creating frames for the HCCMIS Online Quoting System for your website
- Unlike some insurance carriers, there are NO Sign-up fees or minimum production requirements with HCCMIS
Quality Service & Financial Security
- We provide quality administrative services in the industry and the financial security of Lloyd's, London
- HCCMIS's World Service Center reps are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to help with any need you or your client may have
- HCCMIS offers a multilingual staff to support both international clients and producers
- Customized flyers are available to promote new and future working relationships between you and potential sub-producers
Personalized Brochure Downloads
- Brochures can be encoded online with your personal information in PDF format, offered in English & Spanish
- Traditional Brochures & Presentation Folders are available by request through the internet, or by phone, fax, or email
- Experienced International Account Executives are ready to asist you in product training, recruiting sub-producers, closing business, and marketing initiatives
Getting Contracted with HCCMIS
To become a HCCMIS Producer please complete the Producer Agreement and W9 form (US Producers Only) and fax it back to us at 317-262-2140, or send it by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Once contracted with us, you'll receive personalized product quoting links which can be seamlessly implemented onto your existing website or sent to your clients via email. You will be automatically recognized in our system as the writing agent for any business transacted through your link.
World Service Center
At times, there is simply no substitute for human intervention. HCCMIS's World Service Center representatives are available to answer your clients' questions and may be reached at no cost through our worldwide toll-free numbers.
Your clients will also have immediate support available in addition to online account access and management through our ClientZone.
Travel Assistance Services
HCCMIS offers a variety of valuable travel and medical assistance services, available around the clock. Contact HCCMIS to access any of these services:
- 24/7 Worldwide Assistance
- Travel Document Replacement
- Lost Baggage Assistance
- Emergency Travel Arrangements
- Translation Assistance
Domestic Provider Network
HCCMIS utilizes the CMN global network for our domestic PPO network. CMN's history of providing access to top-quality healthcare facilities has resulted in CMN being able to establish direct relationships with many of the US's leading centers of medical excellence. Within the US, selecting a provider from one of our networks may reduce your client's out-of-pocket expenses.
Worldwide Provider Network
International healthcare can be quite daunting for individuals. HCCMIS maintains relationships with hospitals and doctors throughout the world through CMN, and this network is growing daily. The CMN, Inc./Europ Assistance International Provider Network spans over 5 continents and 130 countries and territories worldwide; offering access to over 400,000 physicians and 7,000 acute care facilities. Many of your client's provider selection decisions will be based on geographical location and provider specialities. For their convenience, search tools are available for both domestic and international networks.
HCCMIS's innovative products are known and used daily by many thousands of individuals, families, corporations and service groups around the world. These products are all designed with the unique needs of the international market in mind.
- Non-US citizens traveling or residing outside of their home country, or desiring to supplement their home country health insurance plans
- US citizens traveling or residing outside of the United States
- Mission-sending organizations with missionaries serving outside their home country
- Colleges and universities with students or teachers and their families traveling to study outside their home country
Traditional Midwestern values coupled with state-of-the-art information and telecommunications technology form the foundation of HCCMIS's customer service capabilities. Headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, HCCMIS's team of customer service specialists are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to respond to customer needs. No matter the time zone, no matter the language, no matter the culture, HCCMIS has the resources to provide its customers with the service they need, when and where they need it most.
The need may be as simple as replacing a health insurance identification card or as complex as coordinating an emergency medical evacuation. In any case, HCCMIS is there around the clock. While we pride ourselves on delivering our products electronically, we also realize that computers can never replace a knowledgeable and compassionate voice in a time of need. Well-trained and experienced people are available all day, every day. This is truly "Coverage Around the World".
Culture must be experienced. It cannot be adequately communicated by the printed word or with pictures. HCCMIS strives to create an environment where happy, experienced and well-trained employees want to give astonishing service. We strive for product excellence and succeed because of our hardworking and knowledgeable staff. HCCMIS offers technology with a human touch. Our staff has developed this touch by embracing proven habits of success, by regularly sharing insights, and by sharpening the skills that make them great at what they do.
Our comprehensive portfolio of international products is backed by the financial strength and security of Lloyd’s of London, rated "A (Excellent)" by A.M. Best Company, through syndicate 4141, which was opened and is operated by our holding company.
In 2007, we entered the domestic Short Term Medical market as a means to compliment our core international offerings and diversify our portfolio. Today, our STM product is available in 44 different states, as well as Washington DC, HCC Life Short Term Medical is underwritten by HCC Life Insurance Company, rated "A+ (Superior)" by A.M. Best Company.
Frequently Asked Questions
|What types of clients use HCCMIS products?|
|HCCMIS has designed a broad range of products to service the needs of almost any client with international exposure. These range from individual policies with trips as little as five days in duration to annually renewable group major medical plans. Here is a description of our major lines and the markets they serve:
Atlas Travel® Series: Medical insurance designed for short term international travelers. Plans are available for individuals, individuals with multi-trip needs and group of 5 or more
StudentSecure®: Individual and family medical insurance designed for international collegiate students and scholars
HCC Life Short Term Medical: Temporary health plans designed for temporary coverage needs inside the US
|How do I become contracted with HCCMIS?|
|Simply contact the HCCMIS Sales Department at 800-605-2282 and request a Producer Contract or complete the contract below.|
|Are there any contract fees or production requirements?|
|There are no sign-up fees or minimum production requirements. Our portfolio of products is available for producers who actively seek new opportunities and also for those agents who are looking for an option when the need arises.|
|Do I have to carry health insurance license in every state?|
|Our international plans only require that a domestic agent who is located inside the United States to carry one resident agent license in order to do business. However, the Florida Department of Insurance does require these agents to also hold a non-resident license to solicit business to Florida residents. Agents who are located outside of the US are not required to carry an insurance license, unless doing business in the state of Florida.
Agents selling the domestic HCC Life Short Term Medical plan are required by Department of Insurance regulations to be licensed in the state where their policy holder primarily resides. HCCMIS provides a 60 day grace period from the policy’s effective date for the agent to provide the proper license.
|Can I sell HCCMIS’s portfolio of products on my personal website?|
|Yes, customized links are available to all of our contracted agents in both English and Spanish. These links are electronically coded to your producer ID so that they will automatically recognize your account as the writing agent in real time. Electronic confirmations are also generated to your email at the point of sale.|
|How can I access my personalized product links?|
|To access personalized product links, log onto Producer Zone using your producer number and password. Then, hover over "Market Me" and click "Individual Product Links". These links may be copied and pasted to an email or seamlessly implemented onto your website.|
|How can I view my production?|
|To view production, log onto Producer Zone - http://zone.hccmis.com/producerzone/login.php - using your producer number and password. Then, hover over "My Business" and click on "Production Zone".|
|When and how are commissions paid?|
|Commissions are paid on the 15th of every month for the previous month’s effective policies. Both paper checks and Electronic Fund Transfers (EFT) are available.|