Actuaries are highly sought-after professionals who work with complex financial issues.
The SOA delivers actuarial education, and our prestigious designations are globally recognized.
The SOA keeps actuaries at the evolving forefront to solve complex problems.
The SOA research helps educate and inform audiences on industry and societal issues.
The SOA's publications provide information on developments of the actuarial profession.
The SOA offers a variety of sections to connect with others by professional interest topic.
The SOA provides technical resources for actuaries in developing solutions to complex challenges.
The SOA advances actuaries as leaders to measure and manage risk to improve financial outcomes for businesses and the public.
The Society of Actuaries (SOA) supports the role of actuaries in emerging topics in health care. These topics include long-term cost trends, the Affordable Care Act, cost predictability and the cost of the newly insured.
Actuaries help provide clarity on risks and insurance-related information that impact health care. The SOA conducts many health care research projects, including:
Actuarial implications of the ACA five years after.
Learn more about the sustainability of the Canadian health system from the joint actuarial report.
Download the study exploring cost efficiencies to assist ACOs in developing tools to assess financial performance.
Download the SOA analysis, which harnesses claims data available from the Health Care Cost Institute.
Download the SOA report on managing cost trends.
Download the SOA report on costs of the newly insured under the ACA.