Recent News

March 13, 2018

A.M. Best Affirms Credit Ratings of Trustmark Group, Inc. and Its Subsidiaries

LAKE FOREST, Ill., March 13, 2018 - A.M. Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of A- (Excellent) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Ratings (Long-Term ICR) of “a-”of Trustmark Insurance Company (Lake Forest, IL) and Trustmark Life Insurance Company of New York (Albany, NY) (collectively referred to as Trustmark Group), as well as Trustmark Life Insurance Company (Lake Forest, IL).  Read more >

March 12, 2018

Judy Greffin Joins Trustmark Board of Directors

LAKE FOREST, IL – Judy Greffin, CFA, retired Executive Vice President and Chief Investment Officer, The Allstate Insurance Company, has been elected to the Board of Directors of Trustmark Mutual Holding Company (Trustmark). The announcement was made by Trustmark Chairman David Weick. Read more >

February 02, 2018

Bluebook Challenge Educates About Healthcare Savings

LAKE FOREST, Ill., February 2, 2018 - The online Bluebook Challenge is now available to help educate covered employees about how to use Healthcare BluebookTM to find a Fair Price on their next medical test or procedure. As a thank you, covered employees will receive a $15 eGift Card within three business days of providing a valid email address after completing the Challenge.
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October 03, 2017

Carlos Minetti to Join Trustmark Companies Board of Directors

LAKE FOREST, IL – Carlos Minetti, President of Consumer Banking at Discover Financial Services, will be joining the Board of Directors of Trustmark Mutual Holding Company (Trustmark) in December. The announcement was made by Trustmark Chairman David Weick. Read more >

August 31, 2017

Reminder: Support for Members Affected by a Natural Disaster

Trustmark and Starmark are providing the following information to assist members affected by severe weather and other emergencies. Read more >

July 07, 2017

Starmark Reference-Based Pricing Plan Designs Now Available in MI, MN and VA

Starmark®, the leader in self-funding for small groups, has introduced Healthy ChoicesSM referenced-based pricing plan designs in three more states -- Michigan, Minnesota and Virginia – for effective dates beginning in July 2017 and later. Read more >

May 01, 2017

Starmark Pairs Provider Choice with Reference-Based Pricing for New Healthy Choices Plan Designs

Starmark®, the leader in self-funding for small groups, is pleased to announce Healthy Choices plan designs are available, beginning May 1, 2017, for small to mid-size employers. The new plan designs seek to control health plan costs while providing members with freedom of provider choice. Read more >

February 01, 2017

Starmark Introduces Healthcare Bluebook Cost and Quality Transparency Tool to Plan Designs

A revolutionary healthcare transparency tool, Healthcare BluebookTM makes shopping for healthcare services simple and straightforward by providing detailed cost and quality information that arms members with knowledge to shop for healthcare services. Read more >

January 31, 2017

Go Green Campaign Success Means Greener National Forests

Starmark® completed its recent 2016 Go Green campaign with a donation to the National Forest Foundation. The campaign encouraged Starmark employers and members to opt-in to the Starmark Document Center and go paperless. Read more >

November 21, 2016

New Plan Year Redesign Results in More Important Documents Available Online

The redesigned New Plan Year packets for groups with New Plan Year effective dates of November 2016 and later, are accessible online for employers and their broker via the Document Center. Brokers and employers receive an email notification when an important document is available in the Document Center. Read more >