In this edition of ReFlections, Dr. Phil Smalley describes the mission of the Longer Life foundation as well as its accomplishments over the past 15 years. Dr. Dhiraj Goud provides valuable information on an emerging new medical technology, Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy and Dr. Oscar Cartaya discusses Cancer Development. In the final article, Jeffrey Heaton outlines the structure of Electronic Health Record ICD-10 codes and illustrates their value to insurers.
ReFlections is RGA’s medical underwriting newsletter, written by RGA experts. It presents underwriters and medical directors with timely, in-depth information to assist with underwriting.