New partnership brings new resources for physicians
9 April 2013
On March 1, the Medical Society of Virginia Insurance Agency (MSVIA) announced a new partnership between its life and health division and Digital Benefit Advisors (DBA) which will provide enhanced employee benefit services to Virginia’s physicians.
This partnership combines the strength of the MSV brand and MSVIA customer relationships with DBA’s approach to employee benefits which includes sophisticated technology, an array of client tools and a powerful operational engine.
“We know that the employee benefits market will continue to change as the Affordable Care Act is implemented. This partnership allows us to enhance our ability to serve Virginia physicians and provide them with the resources they need in a time of change,” said Rufus Phillips
, MSV executive vice president.
Customers will benefit
New services available to customers include online open enrollment, health care reform and education support, favorable work site benefits programs and compliance support. Plus, customers will have access to preferred pricing arrangements.
Additional support resources include:
- Benefits@Work educational newsletters,
- Customer Advocate Center,
- benefits resource and wellness management centers,
- plan design analytics, and
- online HR support for state and federal compliance information and employee training.
Relationships are the key to success
Both MSV and DBA recognize the importance of the relationships and trust that have been built between MSVIA customers and staff over the past 12 years. “Minimizing disruption has been a primary goal and we are pleased that clients will continue to receive the same great service from seasoned MSVIA staff members who have joined the DBA team,” said Tim O’Shea,
DBA managing principal.
This new partnership in MSVIA’s life and health division does not include any changes to MSVIA’s property and casualty division. MSVIA will continue to offer professional liability insurance and other property and casualty insurance and ancillary products to support physicians across the commonwealth. To learn more, visit www.insuranceagency.msv.org.
More about Digital Benefit Advisors
DBA is a division of Digital Insurance, which is the nation’s largest, most technologically advanced employee benefits-only agency, delivering a powerful new approach to employee benefits. DBA has combined the commitment and experience of local employee benefits consulting firms, whose particular expertise is in the middle-market employer segment, with the sophisticated technology and innovative resources of Digital Insurance.