Assurant Health Insurance Company is one of the leading companies in the United States. It was founded in 1892 and is located in New York City with 14,500 employees that are working day and night to achieve customer’s satisfaction. Its main focus is on providing affordable plans according to the customer’s choice. Its health care services include major medical plans, supplemental insurance plans and fixed assistance plans for employees, families and individuals.
Assurant, Inc. is a holding company with businesses that provide a diverse set of specialty, niche-market insurance products in the property, casualty, life and health insurance sectors. The company’s four operating segments are Assurant Employee Benefits, Assurant Health, Assurant Solutions and Assurant Specialty Property.
The company, formerly known as Fortis, Inc., was spun off from Dutch and Belgian financial-services company Fortis Insurance N.V. in 2004. The company’s initial public offering on Feb. 5, 2004 at $1.76 billion was the fourth largest that year. In connection with the public offering, the company changed its name to Assurant, Inc.
Headquartered in New York City, Assurant is 285 on the Fortune 500 list of the largest publicly traded companies in the United States. It also is included in the Ward’s 50, which recognizes the top property-casualty insurance companies domiciled in the United States.