Supplemental Health Insurance

Studies show that most Americans would be ill-prepared if an illness or serious accident put them out of work for a sustained period. But among the 25 million who have invested in supplemental health insurance, they’re glad they did. 96% are satisfied and 92% like their plans’ affordability. AHIP’s Supplemental Health Insurance course provides the information you need to introduce more families to the protection and peace of mind this coverage offers.

At a Glance

  • 12-hour course length, plus 1 exam
  • Students have up to 90 days to complete course
  • Counts toward HIA® professional designation
  • Flexible, self-paced online format
  • Technical support available by phone or email

What You’ll Learn

  • Gain a detailed understanding of critical illness insurance and how it protects against financial risk
  • Better-serve your members and clients by learning how to identify gaps in the insurance they already have
  • Sort through the facts and features of major supplemental products in the marketplace, including hospital indemnity coverage, specified disease insurance, Medicare supplements, accident coverage, dental plans, and prescription drug plans
  • Understand the impact of the most recent Medigap legislation
  • Learn how supplemental products protect individuals from financial risk
  • Know the operational side, including policy administration
  • Get a clearer picture of what’s ahead for the supplemental health insurance market

Who Should Take This Course

  • Agents and brokers
  • Case managers
  • Financial planners
  • Health insurance provider staff
  • Medical directors


  • $160 AHIP Members
  • $210 Non-members

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For even greater ROI, contact our experts at or call the Support Team at 800.509.4422. We can create a custom blend of courses, test prep classes, and group sessions that make the most sense for you and your budget.

Earn a Career-Driving Professional Designation

This course is good toward earning the following designation:


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