WebCE to Serve as Continuing Education Provider to Penn Treaty Agents

by WebCE | Oct 15, 2002

Dallas, TX, October 15, 2002 –WebCE, a nationwide e-learning provider, today announced they have been selected to provide continuing education services to insurance agents affiliated with Penn Treaty American Corporation (NYSE – PTA).

WebCE now offers Penn Treaty agents the ability to complete their state-mandated CE requirements through WebCE’s self study courses. WebCE is a complete continuing education solution that offers state-approved CE courses that fulfill insurance license renewal requirements, exam grading, certificates of completion and reporting results to state agencies when necessary. In addition, WebCE shall provide its services to Penn Treaty through a custom-designed website that WebCE specially created and maintains for Penn Treaty.

“Our unique CE solution provides agents with convenient, flexible CE services,” said Gary Henkel CEO of WebCE. “We are excited to be partnering with Penn Treaty, a carrier that is completely dedicated to providing their agents with quality services.”

“This adds to Penn Treaty’s commitment of offering industry leading service to our sales force by providing our agents with the resources necessary to efficiently maintain their professional licenses. This will give them more time to focus on selling long term care insurance,” said Derrick Brickhouse, Vice President of Sales for Penn Treaty. “Penn Treaty agents can now save valuable time and money by completing their CE requirements quickly and easily with WebCE.”

About Penn Treaty
The Company, through its wholly owned direct and indirect subsidiaries, Penn Treaty Network America Insurance Company, American Network Insurance Company, American Independent Network Insurance Company of New York, Penn Treaty (Bermuda), Ltd., United Insurance Group Agency, Inc., Network Insurance Senior Health Division and Senior Financial Consultants Company, is primarily engaged in the underwriting, marketing and sale of individual and group accident and health insurance products, principally covering long-term nursing home and home health care. More information is available on the company’s website at www.penntreaty.com.

About WebCE
WebCE is a nationwide provider of e-learning solutions for insurance professionals. WebCE provides an integrated family of continuing education courses, testing and accreditation services, which are delivered either electronically over the Internet or through traditional books. More information is available on the company's website at www.webce.com.