Highlights and News
OPIC Objects to TWIA Rate Filing
OPIC filed an objection with the Texas Department of Insurance (TDI) yesterday asking the Commissioner of Insurance to disapprove the 10% rate increase submitted by the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association (TWIA) on August 14, 2018.
Plain Language Initiative Underway
As part of these efforts, OPIC is making its info easier to understand by use of plain language.
Plain language makes communications easier to understand by using less jargon, shorter sentences, bigger text, and simplified formatting.
OPIC Produces Flood Postcards
TDI Launches Improved Guide for Comparing Healthcare Costs
- The Texas Department of Insurance (TDI) recently updated its website for helping consumers compare the costs of different medical services and procedures.
- By helping you understand how much different medical services and procedures typically cost, this tool can help you know if you are ever overcharged or undercharged.
- Knowing your upfront costs can help you budget for planned medical expenses.
- Check out TDI’s new cost info guide.