heart attack, stroke, or cancer. On an individually underwritten basis the company offers cancer plans, critical illness/critical care plans, critical care and recovery plans (formerly called specified health event) and hospital intensive care plans. On a group basis the company offers critical illness/critical care plans. Aflac U.S. offers hospital indemnity coverage on both an individual and group basis. The company’s hospital indemnity products provide policyholders fixed dollar benefits triggered by hospitalization due to accident or sickness, or just sickness alone. Indemnity benefits for inpatient and outpatient surgeries, as well as various other diagnostic events, are also available. In 2014, the company introduced a new lump sum rider than can be added to its individual accident, short-term disability and hospital indemnity products. This rider provides a lump sum payment for a range of critical illness events including traumatic brain injury, Type 1 diabetes, advanced Alzheimer's disease, advanced Parkinson's disease and others. In 2013, the company introduced a new individual hospital plan, designed to provide flexible options for consumers as they deal with out of pocket expenses associated with new medical plans that have emerged with the implementation of the Affordable Care Act of 2010 (ACA). This product focuses on providing benefits triggered by hospital services, including emergency visits, surgeries, and diagnostics, as well as benefits relating to traditional hospital stays. Aflac U.S. offers fixed-benefit dental coverage on both an individual and group basis. Aflac U.S. also offers Vision Now, an individually issued policy which provides benefits for serious eye health conditions and loss of sight. Vision Now also includes coverage for corrective eye materials and exam benefits. Aflac U.S. offers term and whole-life policies on both an individual and group basis. In 2014, the company introduced a new individual life portfolio which includes a guarantee-issue individual term life policy if participation requirements are met. Regulation – Japan The financial and business affairs of Aflac Japan are subject to examination by Japan's Financial Services Agency. History Aflac Incorporated was founded in 1955. The company was incorporated in 1973 under the laws of the state of Georgia.
aflac inc (AFL:New York)
1932 Wynnton Road
Columbus, GA 31999
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