Recent Health Insurance News On Jim Long Ex Commissioner Collapses

Wednesday 21st January 2009

Former North Carolina Insurance Commissioner Jim Long collapsed Wednesday afternoon and was rushed to the hospital, the News & Observer of Raleigh is reporting.

Long was on his way to a legislative meeting at the time of his collapse. He was transported to Rex Hospital. A spokeswoman for the N.C. Department of Insurance said she had no information on Long's condition, the N&O said.

Long, who served as commissioner since 1984, decided not to seek re-election last year.