Tikia Consulting Group Inc. (A Risk Strategies Company)

Tikia Consulting Group Inc. (A Risk Strategies Company)

Health
Health
Dental
Dental
Vision
Vision
Disability
Disability
Life
Life
Voluntary Insurance
Voluntary Insurance

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This broker/brokerage has broad experience across industries, employer sizes and products with a M Score rating above 3.5 stars. This is a trusted broker who is able to provide consulting and quality service.

Tikia Consulting Group Inc. (A Risk Strategies Company) Business Philosophy

Tikia Consulting Group, Inc. provides brokerage and consulting services to clients in Louisiana and several other states. Tikia Consulting Group has an outstanding reputation for producing quality work. Founded in April of 1995 and based in Metairie, Louisiana, we believe that reputation must be earned.We work with small, mid-size and large employers, both in the private sector and government business. Products include fully-insured, minimum premium/contingency contracts and self-funded benefit plans.Besides procuring insurance, we provide risk assessments, consulting services, insurance related regulatory and legislative updates and underwriting guidelines. We have been successful in reducing benefit costs for employers by providing unique and innovative rather than off the shelf solutions.Every client, large or small, receives the same careful attention that is our trademark of excellence.

Differentiating Services

Our services expand to strategic planning, initiatives for wellness programs, underwriting, data analysis, marketing, compliance, and customized communications strategies. We have successfully conceptualized and launched win-strategies that leveraged effective savings for our clients. We recognize that our clients have limited time to work on their benefits portfolio due to other responsibilities. This is just one reason why we take a very proactive approach when interacting with our clients. We consider ourselves an extension of our clients staff while serving as the clients employee benefits managers.Tikia Consulting Group markets, negotiates, underwrites, implements and coordinates rates, products and funding for clients with insurers, reinsurers, PBMs, and TPAs. We have deployed return-on-investment demonstration strategies for mid and senior level decision-makers.Our staff regularly attends training sessions, webinars, seminars, and various conferences throughout the country, including National Association of Health Underwriters Capitol Conference in Washington D.C. each year, to stay abreast of legislative compliance, such as PPACA, FMLA, ADA, Medicare, Medicaid, COBRA, HIPAA, etc. With this ever-growing knowledge, we are able to successfully inform and assist our clients with ongoing healthcare reform regulations.We provide on˜going service as opposed to project specific work and strive throughout the year to ensure a smoothly running benefits program on a daily basis. Our advocacy for our client is based on objective data and analysis. We are able to obtain better results because we make an evidence-based case that the carrier knows would support strong competitive bids if taken to market. Tikia Consulting Group has the ability to build and integrate an extensive array of strategic services in support of our clients.

Industry Expertise

Admin, Support, Waste Mgmt
Admin, Support, Waste Mgmt
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing
Construction
Construction
Educational Services
Educational Services
Finance and Insurance
Finance and Insurance
Health Care and Social Assistance
Health Care and Social Assistance
Information
Information
Management of Companies
Management of Companies
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
Mining
Mining
Other Services (except Public Administration)
Other Services (except Public Administration)
Professional, Scientific and Technical
Professional, Scientific and Technical
Public Administration
Public Administration
Real Estate Rental and Leasing
Real Estate Rental and Leasing
Retail Trade
Retail Trade
Transportation and Warehousing
Transportation and Warehousing
Utilities
Utilities

Employer Size Expertise

0-100
0-100
101-250
101-250
251-1,000
251-1,000

Employer Revenue Expertise

$0 - $1M
$0 - $1M
$1M - $5M
$1M - $5M
$5M - $50M
$5M - $50M
$50M - $250M
$50M - $250M

Awards

2015 Distinguished Service Award of the National Association of Health Underwriters2014 Buyers Guide for BrokersFinalist for Benefits Selling Magazines 2012 Broker of the YearBenefits Sellings Broker of the Year Finalists represent the best the industry has to offer and are awarded for their dedication and commitment to finding the best health care benefits for their clients. This honor is bestowed upon the most influential, innovative, and successful benefits brokers in the business, who have managed to distinguish themselves from their peers and provide extraordinary customer service. They do things a little differently, look at things from a different angle, all while inspiring others with their passion.Each Finalist was featured with an article in the Benefits Selling Magazine, as well as recognized during the Benefits Selling Expo through participation in a panel discussion and receiving an award for their achievement.President Elect of Louisiana Association of Health UnderwritersPast President of New Orleans Association of Health UnderwritersFellow with Life Management InstituteMember of International Foundation for Employee Benefit PlansCertificate from Health Insurance Association of America

Years of Experience

25

Customer Reviews

I love working with Rina, she is amazing!
08 May, 2020
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3525 N. Causeway Blvd., Suite 815, Metairie, Louisiana 7002

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