Since Jim Skinner founded the firm 16 years ago, the JMS Benefit Solutions Agency has provided brokerage and consulting services to a wide variety of companies in almost every industry.
The Texas-based company is home to a bilingual/bicultural staff. The Agency’s breadth of knowledge in the field of insurance solutions is unique, being both local in look and feel, and multi-state or international in expertise and reach.
The firm is built on very high levels of personalized service and deep relationships. The creativity of solutions and market insight will give you the edge you need to stay ahead of trends and position your company to get the best blend of cost and value.
WHAT WE DO
Group Health & Company-Sponsored Benefits JMS Benefit Solutions Agency works with companies like yours to build benefit programs that fit you. We offer exceptional communication programs to enroll and educate your workforce, and service the account as your personal advocate.
• Price shopping and concierge navigation services
• The top medical Second Opinion service in the world
• Benefits administration & enrollment technology
• Our proprietary Wingman advocacy, decision support and navigation service
We do fully insured, level funded and self-funded group health plans and represent all major carriers. We are experts in healthcare consumerism and the behavioral economics that drives people to engage in high deductible health plan programs.
In addition of all the standard benefit programs, we integrate a number of unique services that make your plans much more effective.
LIFE INSURANCE & EXECUTIVE BENEFITS
The JMS Agency handles the most technical and sophisticated types of insurance products used in the executive market space. We have extensive expertise with a variety of permanent life insurance policies, disability, long term care insurance, and annuities.
JMS has access to nearly 30 insurance specialty companies from which to choose, and we can access to a deep pool of legal, tax and risk expertise from any of these same institutions to bring to bear on the most complex situation.
COMMUNICATION & ENROLLMENT AND PROPRIETARY SERVICES
The key to getting an ROI on any investment in company benefits is the way it is all communicated. The JMS Agency is unique in that all of the communication content and proprietary services from its sister company, The Smart Patient Academy, are available to our group clients.
An overview of these communication tools include:
Electronic Enrollments – both core benefits and voluntary benefits
Customized Summary of Benefits
Empowered! Winning The Game Of Healthcare – books for your employees
The Total Employee Engagement Blueprint ™ – the customized employee benefits communication strategy that drives real engagement
The Wingman Program ™ – The Smart Patient Academy’s proprietary patient navigation, decision support and advocacy program.
The Opportunity Coach ™ – Resiliency Training For High Performance Patients & High Performance Caregivers
The JMS Agency is very active in the Latin American market and Mexico in particular, for all types of insurance products and services. Our knowledge of this marketplace allows us to meet the most demanding requirements for insurance programs in Spanish and English.
We know the global group health market for the oil exploration industry. And we know the executive life insurance market for foreign nationals looking for the best US based life insurance products in the world. And finally we offer specialized programs for American missionaries whose overseas travel requires specialty products and emergency evacuation capabilities. Lets us find a plan that fits your needs.