AAHU Legislative Team 
Arizona Association of Health Underwriters 


Tuesday, September 24, 2019 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM PDT

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Arizona Association of Health Underwriters 






We invite all AAHU members as well as our member’s clients to attend this very informative webinar on the Arizona Senate Bill 1441 that was effectuated on January 1, 2019.


                            WHEN:       Tuesday, September 24th

              Where:       Online- Webinar

              TIME:         1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

         Speakers: Shelby Cuevas and Luke Mattila


v What is Surprise Billing?

v What is Arizona’s Surprise Billing Law?

v What other states have the Surprise Billing Law and how does Arizona differ?

v Possible Changes?

v What is your role as a Broker?  As an Employer?  As a Policyholder?

v What forms should you avoid signing?

v  Luke and Shelby will speak about Arizona's Surprise Billing law. We'll learn what prompted the legislation, Arizona's unique approach to surprise billing and other states that have enacted surprise billing laws. In addition, the presentation will touch on the role brokers and employers play in the process.  





                    Shelby Cuevas

Shelby is the Regulatory State Lead for United HealthCare's Employer and Individual business in Arizona and New Mexico. Ms. Cuevas is a regulatory attorney with more than two decades of experience in both public and private sector roles.

Prior to joining United HealthCare, Ms. Cuevas was the Deputy Receiver at the Arizona Department of Insurance and represented the Department of Insurance and other state agencies as an Assistant Attorney General. 

Ms. Cuevas is a graduate of the University of Mississippi School of Law and is admitted to practice in Arizona. She lives with her husband and their son in Phoenix.



Luke Mattila

Luke is the Vice President of Sales and Account Management for UnitedHealthcare, overseeing the Arizona and New Mexico markets in the Small Business segment. 

In his eleven years with UnitedHealthcare, he has previously held roles as a Renewal Account Executive, a Manager of Sales and Account Management, and most recently was the Director of Sales and Account Management for the West Region of UnitedHealthcare Inside Sales.

Luke holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Minnesota Duluth with a major in Management Information Systems, and a minor in Finance.

Luke currently resides in the Desert Ridge community in Phoenix, with his wife Sara, and their nine-year-old son, Brady.



We STRONGLY encourage you to invite your clients to this info packed webinar as the information that will be discussed is something your clients will want to inform their employees!


RSVP to reserve your space for this highly informative meeting.

Space is limited register today!!!!

**Webinar link will be sent to you once you have RSVP’d**

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