Develop a checklist for validating insurance coverage
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This is how we can get away with browsing Facebook while on conference calls, or reading the newspaper while eating breakfast.
This publication was prepared by the OCIP Task Force of the AGC of America.
I ran across an article about the impact on multi-tasking and memory.
It is more important than ever that agents and brokers provide value-added services and proper documentation to their clients to ensure their insurance programs are well structured.
Development and use of standards, such as insurance checklists, is one way to achieve these goals.