Profile of Anthony O'Donnell
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Anthony O'Donnell has covered technology in the insurance industry since 2000, when he joined the editorial staff of Insurance & Technology. As an editor and reporter for I&T and the InformationWeek Financial Services of TechWeb he has written on all areas of information technology in the property/casualty, life and health insurance industries, following the trends and issues faced by senior technology executives. In addition to reporting and editorial duties for I&T, O'Donnell also serves as a moderator and speaker at industry events and broadcasts. He began his editorial career in the healthcare industry where he reported and edited for medical publications with a variety of audiences, from the general public to physicians and researchers. He has also worked in the healthcare field as a media relations professional and Spanish/English interpreter/translator, and has taught English composition and conversation classes to native speakers of Spanish, both in the United States and in Latin America. O'Donnell lives in the Portland, Oregon area with his wife and two sons.
Articles by Anthony O'Donnell
posted in August 2004
Bernaski Heads Hartford P&C Tech; CFO to CIO Transition
USAA CHANGE; CIGNA EXEC; JARAMILLO PROMOTED; EPOLICY VP; HARTFORD P&C EVP
In order to maintain its own fiscal health, the health insurance industry must build the technology and processes needed to meet consumerism's demands.
Fair Isaac launched Enterprise Decision Manager, which the vendor says is the first software that combines predictive analytics, business rules and business-user control into a single platform for enterprise decision management.
To make its claims operation paperless, San Francisco-based Esurance ($116 million in premium) licensed Optical Image Technology's (OIT; State College, Pa.) DocFinity Suite of products.
A Democratic victory is more likely than a GOP win to result in a need for greater investment in technology related to privacy and security concerns.