To provide individual medical insurance

Assurant Health, a provider of individual medical, small group and specialty health insurance products, has inked an marketing alliance with USAA to be the exclusive provider of individual medical insurance to its members over the next four years.

Effective November 18, 2009, USAA will refer its members to Assurant Health individual medical insurance products in the 45 states in which Assurant Health does business.

Don Hamm, president and CEO of Assurant Health, said: “We are pleased to be teaming with a company that has such an excellent reputation for meeting the financial needs of the men and women in uniform and their families. The alliance is a win-win for both companies and we look forward to continuing our relationship with USAA for years to come.”

USAA is a leading provider of financial planning, insurance, investments and banking products to members of the US military and their families.