Great Neck, NY, February 8, 2016-- ShelterPoint Life Insurance Company, and its subsidiary ShelterPoint Insurance Company (ShelterPoint), announced the inclusion of their suite of group benefits on the Maxwell Health platform (Maxwell). Maxwell's private marketplace and employee benefits technology platform is an increasingly popular distribution channel for health insurance and ancillary benefits.
The following ShelterPoint products are now accessible to brokers and employers using Maxwell's benefits platform: Dental, Vision, Term Life, Hospital Cash, Accidental Death & Dismemberment, 24-hour Accident, NY statutory Disability (DBL), Employer & Employee Assistance Program (EAP), and Nurse HelpLine.
ShelterPoint, with its origin and expertise in short-term disability, is ranked #1 in New York for statutory short-term disability.1 Over the years, ShelterPoint has diversified its product portfolio into a full suite of employee benefits and is now making its products available on a national scale. Working with Maxwell is the right fit for ShelterPoint's national expansion course and dedication to making benefits easy.
"We're excited about partnering with a cutting-edge marketplace," said Richard White, CEO of ShelterPoint. "Maxwell Health is a perfect fit for our wider mission of keeping group benefits simple and to-the-point for small businesses. With that, Maxwell Health reflects our commitment to empowering small businesses." All ShelterPoint products are available for groups of two or more employees.
For employers, Maxwell streamlines the administration of benefits, human resources, and payroll, and its beautiful, modern user experience makes it easy for employees to choose and use their benefits, helping them achieve better health and financial security.
The ShelterPoint family of companies consists of ShelterPoint Life Insurance Company and ShelterPoint Insurance Company. ShelterPoint Life was founded in 1972 as The First Rehabilitation Insurance Company of America (First Rehab Life) and is headquartered in Great Neck, NY. Since its inception, ShelterPoint Life has grown intoNew York's largest1 statutory disability carrier. Through the years, ShelterPoint Life has added additional employee benefits to its product portfolio and currently insures more than 150,000 employers and over 1.3 million members. In 2014, First Rehab Life changed its name to ShelterPoint Life Insurance Company. For more information about ShelterPoint, please visit www.shelterpoint.com
1 State of New York Workers' Compensation Board, form DB-680, 2014 – applies to statutory disability premiums under ShelterPoint Life Insurance Co. only.
About Maxwell Health
Maxwell Health is a technology platform and innovative marketplace solution that makes benefits and HR simple. Maxwell streamlines the administration of benefits, human resources, and payroll for HR administrators, and its beautiful, modern experience makes it easy for employees to choose and use their benefits, helping them achieve better health and financial security. Leading benefits advisors and insurance carriers partner with Maxwell to deliver a state-of-the-art benefits and HR experience for small-to-mid-size employers and their employees. To learn more about Maxwell Health, please visit www.maxwellhealth.com.