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Arizona Department of Insurance
100 North 15th Avenue, Suite 261

Phoenix, AZ  85007-2630


Starting July 1, 2020, we became the
Department of Insurance and Financial Institutions (DIFI).


Top Information

Governor Ducey Announces Evan Daniels As Director of The Arizona Department of Insurance And Financial Institutions

PHOENIX — Governor Doug Ducey today announced the appointment of Evan Daniels as the new director of the Arizona Department of Insurance and Financial Institutions. Daniels currently serves as the Unit Chief Counsel of the Technology, Innovation and Privacy Unit at the Office of the Arizona Attorney General.


Executive Order 2020-26: Remote Online Notary Services

On April 8, 2020, Governor Ducey issued Executive Order 2020-26, allowing Arizona notaries public who meet requirements specified by the Arizona Secretary of State to offer remote online notarization, allowing Arizonans and notaries can meet, sign and notarize documents online starting Friday, April 10, 2020.  We will soon be providing more information about how Arizonans can find an approved online notary starting April 10.


Governor's Executive Order 2020-17; Continuity of Work - License Requirements

On March 26, 2020, Governor Ducey issued Executive Order 2020-17, which allows agencies to defer certain license-related requirements under certain conditions...


Governor's Executive Order 2020-15; Expands Telemedicine Coverage For Arizonans

Governor Ducey issued an Executive Order 2020-15, requiring health care insurance companies to expand telemedicine coverage for all services that would normally be covered for an in-person visit. The order helps ensure that Arizonans who may be sick or under quarantine can access care from their homes and avoid potentially risky trips to a health care provider. It remains in effect until the termination of the declared public health emergency. 


Governor's Executive Order 2020-07; Proactive Measures to Protect Against COVID-19

Governor Douglas A. Ducey issued a declaration of Public Health Emergency and Executive Order 2020-07, to help prepare for, prevent, respond to and mitigate the spread of the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19)....


Arizona Department Of Insurance Seeks Insurance Extensions For Arizona Customers

PHOENIX⁠ — The Arizona Department of Insurance is urging insurers across the state to work with Arizonans to ensure their coverage continues, providing much-need support to the individuals, families and businesses facing financial challenges because of COVID-19. 


STATE POLICIES THAT EASE INSURANCE LICENSING BURDENS
Arizona is open for business!  In accordance with Arizona law, the Department of Insurance is pleased to offer insurance licenses with reduced burdens.

ARIZONA DEPARTMENT OF INSURANCE NON-DISCRIMINATION POLICY

The Arizona Department of Insurance is committed to a work environment in which all individuals are treated with respect and dignity...


ARIZONA OMBUDSMAN: Citizens' Aide

The ombudsman-citizens aide helps citizens to resolve ongoing issues with state agencies.


ADOI News

7/10/2020: Governor Ducey Announces Evan Daniels As Director of The Arizona Department of Insurance And Financial Institutions

PHOENIX — Governor Doug Ducey today announced the appointment of Evan Daniels as the new director of the Arizona Department of Insurance and Financial Institutions. Daniels currently serves as the Unit Chief Counsel of the Technology, Innovation and Privacy Unit at the Office of the Arizona Attorney General.


6/3/2020: Consumer Alert - Will your auto insurance coverage limits change on July 1, 2020?

Starting July 1, 2020, the minimum amount of liability coverage that insurance companies can provide when issuing or renewing an auto insurance policy is increasing.

Click Here for more information about financial responsibility requirements on your vehicle from ADOT. 


5/4/2020: Extension of Major Medical Transitional Policies through Calendar Year 2021

Phoenix - The Arizona Department of Insurance (ADOI) announced today that insurers in the individual and small group major medical health insurance markets can choose to renew transitional policies for a policy year beginning on or before October 1, 2021, provided all transitional coverage ends by December 31, 2021.   


 

4/16/2020: Regulatory Bulletin 2020-04

COVID-19 and Insurance Customer Relief; Flexibility


4/14/2020: Regulatory Bulletin 2020-03

Complying with Regulatory Requirements during the Public Health Emergency


4/3/2020: Regulatory Bulletin 2020-02

Implementation of Executive Order 2020‐07 Proactive Measures to Protect Against COVID‐19 and Executive Order 2020‐15 Expansion of Telemedicine.


3/11/2020: Taking a Trip? Information About Travel Insurance You Should Know Before You Hit the Road

Whether it's a mini-break or an international tour, taking a trip requires planning and can cost a lot of money. Unexpected circumstances like injury, illness, flight delays or natural disasters could cut a trip short, leaving you with unforeseen costs. There are insurance options to help keep you financially protected.


1/24/2020: Arizona's Surprise Bill Resolution Report for 2019

...the Department of Insurance received 91 requests for dispute resolution in Calendar Year 2019.  Of those, 53 have been resolved or closed, and health plan enrollees saved $41,538 by submitting their surprise bills for resolution.


1/10/2020: Regulatory Bulletin 2020-01

Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist Coverage Offer Form; SB1087


11/1/2019: 2020 Small Group, ACA Compliant, Major Medical Health Insurance Premium Rates

The Arizona Department of Insurance has published information on monthly premium rates for small group ACA compliant major medical health insurance....

The Small Group Rate Exhibit is available here. 


11/1/2019: Notice of Proposed Rulemaking - Corporate Governance Annual Disclosure Model Regulation

The Department of Insurance (“Department”) seeks to adopt the Corporate Governance Annual Disclosure Model Regulation.  ARS § 20-492.02 allows the Department to adopt rules to carry out the Act upon notice and an opportunity to be heard.  The Legislature has exempted the Department from Title 41, Chapter 6 for one year after the effective date of the Act.  (Laws 2019, 1st Reg. Sess., Ch. 180, § 2.)


10/29/2019: Insurers Offering Individual Health Insurance in Arizona


2020 Arizona Major Medical Health Insurers - click here for a list 

Lists insurance companies that are offering health insurance to individuals and families in Arizona in 2020.  Open enrollment starts November 1st and now runs through December 17th, 2019.  Individuals can start shopping for coverage now at healthcare.gov or cuidadodesalud.gov (Spanish)


7/2/2019: Consumer Alert: FTC alleges Simple Health sold consumers worthless plans that left people uninsured

Phoenix, AZ—The Arizona Department of Insurance (ADOI) wants to make citizens aware of a recent Consumer Alert issued by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) regarding Simple Health Plans, LLC


4/22/2019: Extension of Major Medical Transitional Policies through Calendar Year 2020

Phoenix - The Arizona Department of Insurance (ADOI) announced today that insurers in the individual and small group major medical health insurance markets can choose to renew transitional policies for a policy year beginning on or before October 1, 2020, provided all transitional coverage ends by December 31, 2020.