The Affordable Care Act (ObamaCare) was signed into law in March of 2010. As a result, many people have concerns and questions about their own insurance. While many of the biggest reforms will not kick in until 2014, many doctors, hospitals, and insurance providers and adapting and preparing and making changes because of this new legislation.
MiniCo will hold a free webinar for self storage professionals on November 13, 2012 that will discuss the features and benefits of the SSA CoreHealth Insurance. This plan is the new limited medical indemnity insurance program that the Self Storage Association offers in conjunction with MiniCo.
The SSA CoreHealth Insurance program includes office visits for sickness, accident and wellness, and features emergency room plus surgery benefits. SSA members and their employees and families are eligible including full-time, part-time, seasonal, temporary, and contractors.
- Guaranteed acceptance based on eligibility (age and availability)
- Coverage available until age 65 (some restrictions apply)
- Freedom to choose providers
- Insurance card
- Online payment
- “A” (Excellent) rated carrier by A.M. Best Company 2012
To be eligible for coverage, a person must be an active member of the Self Storage Association and be over the age of 18 (unless they are the dependent of a member of SSA), are under the age of 65, and reside in a qualified state.
An eligible dependent is defined as a person’s lawful spouse under the age of 70, a child who is under the age of 26, and a child of any age who is medically certified by a physician as having an intellectual or physical disability and who is dependent upon the insured person.
SSA members may visit http://www.SSACoreHealthInsurance.com or call 888-226-6857 for detailed benefit information, state availability and rate information. This site can also provide members an immediate online quote. For more information about the SSA or to become a member, visit http://www.selfstorage.org.
MiniCo Insurance Agency, LLC, was founded in 1974 as an agency that provided specialty insurance. It also provides publications and insurance for the self-storage industry. Today, they provide multiple specialty property and casualty insurance for a variety of different industries such as agriculture and sports.
Besides the MiniStorage Messenger, the MiniCo publications include e-Risk Management, Self-Storage Almanac, and Self-Storage Now!. They also publish a supplement to Mini-Storage Messenger called RV & Boat Storage Today; the Self-Storage Construction & Renovation Handbook; the Self-Storage Buyer’s Guide and the Self-Storage Expense Guidebook.
“MiniCo Presents Webinar for Self-Storage Professionals to Discuss the SSA CoreHealth Insurance Program.” PRWeb; 29 October 2012.
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