NU News Service Online, May 21, 4:52 p.m. – GE Long Term Care Insurance, San Rafael, Calif., says it will now pay long-term care insurance claims electronically.

The electronic payment service is available as an option to insureds who have opened new claims and been approved for benefits.

The electronic payment service deposits reimbursements for covered LTC expenses directly into a claimant’s checking or savings account.

GE Long Term Care is a unit of General Electric Capital Corp., Stamford, Conn.