TAMPA, Fla., Feb. 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Health Insurance Innovations, Inc. (NASDAQ:HIIQ), a leading cloud-based technology platform and distributor of affordable individual and family health insurance and supplemental plans, today announced the expansion of their established legal and regulatory compliance team with the addition of respected Arizona attorney Jan Dubauskas as Vice President and Senior Counsel. Ms. Dubauskas has joined the HIIQ Executive Leadership Team and will work closely with the commercial division.
“HIIQ continues to build out its first-class legal and regulatory team,” Gavin Southwell, President & CEO of HIIQ said. “With Jan’s depth and range of experience working with insurance carriers, HIIQ is taking our contract and commercial business operations to the next level.”
Ms. Dubauskas has more than ten years of experience managing legal and compliance for life and health insurance carriers, having most recently served as General Counsel for IHC Specialty Benefits, Inc., a member of The IHC Group whose carriers provide individual and supplemental health insurance. At IHC, she managed many of the company’s operations including legal and compliance and regularly interacted with both federal and state agencies. Ms. Dubauskas previously served as General Counsel and Secretary for Oxford Life Insurance Company, an insurance carrier focused on providing life, health and annuity products to the senior market. Ms. Dubauskas earned her law degree from the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University where she was a Pedrick Scholar. She achieved the LOMA designation Associate, Insurance Regulatory Compliance (AIRC) certificate and is a licensed life and health insurance producer in Arizona.
"HIIQ is a dynamic and growing industry leader. I am delighted to join HIIQ to work with the commercial team as well as the experienced legal and regulatory compliance team. I am pleased to have the opportunity to contribute to HIIQ's exciting growth trajectory,” Ms. Dubauskas said.
Ms. Dubauskas joins an experienced team of regulatory compliance leaders within HIIQ and will work alongside Janis Rosenthal, HIIQ’s Regulatory Counsel and Vice President Legal Affairs. Ms. Rosenthal joined in 2017 and is a member of the HIIQ Executive Leadership Team managing the veteran in-house regulatory counsel team. Ms. Rosenthal has deep experience with compliance and regulatory work - representing healthcare and insurance entities. She also served as a Florida regulator in the Agency Healthcare Administration prosecuting licensing cases.
About Health Insurance Innovations, Inc. (HIIQ)
Health Insurance Innovations, Inc. (HIIQ) is a market leading cloud-based technology platform and distributor of innovative health insurance products that are affordable and meet the needs of health insurance plan consumers. HIIQ helps develop insurance products through our relationships with best-in-class insurance companies and markets them via its broad distribution network of third party licensed insurance agents across the nation, its call center network and its unique online capability. Additional information about HIIQ can be found at HiiQuote.com. HIIQ’s Consumer Division includes AgileHealthInsurance.com, a website for researching, comparing and purchasing short-term health insurance products online, and HealthPocket.com, a free website that compares and ranks all health insurance plans and uses objective data to publish unbiased health insurance market analyses and other consumer advocacy research.
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