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Jeremy Kush, ASA, MAAA

Associate Actuary
Chicago, IL, US

Tel: +1 312 5772889

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Professional Designations

  • Associate, Society of Actuaries
  • Member, American Academy of Actuaries

Education

  • BBA, Actuarial Science, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee

Current Responsibility

Jeremy joined the Chicago-Milwaukee Health practice in 2010. Prior to joining Milliman, Jeremy worked in the strategic development area of Assurant Health. He currently manages multiple teams, focusing his efforts on helping clients navigate the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA).

Experience

Jeremy performs financial valuation, pricing, product development, and strategic risk management activities for a number of commercial healthcare companies. He helps a variety of clients, including insurance companies, provider-owned health plans, employers, and administrators. Examples of Jeremy's expertise include the following:

  • Developing financial projections for two Consumer Operated and Oriented Plans (CO-OPs)
  • Performing feasibility analyses for multiple carriers considering expanding/contracting markets
  • Designing new products for several commercial carriers to help shape their risk profile and optimize the ACA's "3Rs"
  • Empowering ACA issuers to maximize profitability by identifying data driven process improvements in risk adjustment
  • Assisting health plans in three states with ACA individual and small group pricing and filing
  • Working with international large employers to develop health plan strategies which balance long-term sustainability and employee retention
  • Performing due diligence and appraisal valuation for mergers and acquisitions
  • Assessing capital adequacy through economic capital models and valuation of claim liability reserves
  • Assisting two Medicare Part D carriers with product development, pricing, and filing
  • Work at Milliman

    • “I was offered a chance to come in, shake things up, create something."
    Work at Milliman