"The Top Ten Reasons" to join NIAHU

  1. Top Quality Representation
  2. When NAHU Talks, Congress Listens
  3. Information Straight from the Source
  4. Health Insurance Underwriter magazine
  5. Washington Update
  6. NAHUNet
  7. Network with Your Peers
  8. Education
  9. Member Discount Programs
  10. Conventions and Conferences
  1. Top-Quality Representation
    Each year, NAHU spends over $1,000,000 to present your interests before Congress and regulatory agencies. NAHU employs an outstanding team of experienced professionals to ensure that your needs come first. Further, in Illinois ISAHU is very capably represented by its contract lobbyist in Springfield.
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    • National Underwriter - 15% discount on all publications
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  2. When NAHU Talks, Congress Listens
    Do you talk to Congress? If you're not a NAHU member, chances are, you're not being heard. By joining NAHU, you join over 19,000 health insurance professionals, making you part of the most effective voice in the industry.
  3. Information Straight from the Source
    By joining NAHU, you guarantee your access to the most valuable resources available to health insurance professionals. The representation and information your NAHU membership provides keep you on the cutting edge, making your business easier to manage.
  4. Health Insurance Underwriter magazine
    Our monthly magazine offers timely articles and information about industry news and developments, plus monthly columns that provide news and analysis of legislative developments at the national and state level.
  5. Washington Update
    In addition to being posted on the web site, this weekly legislative update is sent to NAHU's key contacts in congressional districts across the country, and gives our most active supporters the information they need to be effective representatives of NAHU's positions on critical issues.
  6. NAHUNet
    Join your peers for this online discussion group where members join together to discuss their problems and offer solutions. It's a very effective way to garner business both locally and nationally.
  7. Network with Your Peers
    Don't underestimate the power of networking. Local, state and national meetings all give you the chance to meet health insurance professionals just like you. You'll find thousands of people waiting to do business and share information with you.
  8. Education
    NAHU is your one-stop educational source. Local chapter meetings feature excellent speakers or seminars, and frequently provide continuing education credits at little or no cost to members.
  9. Member Discount Programs
    With over 19,000 members nationally, NAHU negotiates discounts on many essential services. NAHU offers discounts on many products and services.
  10. Conventions and Conferences
  11. Twice a year, NAHU invites its members to gather together to share information, views, and ideas. These events include the Annual Convention, usually held in June and the Capitol Conference, your chance to voice our opinions to Washington.

The total annual cost of membership, which includes membership in NIAHU, the state organization – the Illinois Statewide Association of Health Underwriters (ISAHU), and the National Association of Health Underwriters (NAHU) is ONLY $384. And, for your convenience you may pay your membership fee by check, credit, or monthly bank draft (only $32.00 per month). For the education, networking, sales ideas and legislative support, membership is important, indeed vital to you.