In an opinion column in
Investor's Business Daily
, President and CEO of SIIA, Mike Ferguson said, "By breaking free of the conventional coverage model, self-insured companies are finding innovative ways to improve the health of their workers, and at lower cost. Business leaders and policy-makers should take note."
SIIA's media outreach campaign will help to help raise awareness of self-insurance among employers and will help policymakers understand the positives self-insurance can bring to industries. SIIA is looking for self-insured employers who have examples of innovations who are willing to share their stories with the media. Those interested should contact Wrenne Bartlett at