The Kansas Insurance Department, also known as KID, reviews companies for financial solvency and regulatory compliance activities. The department provides health, life and long-term care insurance plans. It offers licensing services to insurance agents and agencies. The Kansas Insurance Department is accredited by the National Association of Insurance Commissioners. Established in 1871, the department provides consumer assistance and financial surveillance solutions. It operates a legal division that administers workers compensation funds. The Kansas Insurance Department also investigates insurance fraud. The department s human resources office provides organizational planning and recruiting services. Its producers division regulates the issuance of licenses through application procedures and background investigations. The Kansas Insurance Department additionally regulates matters related to property and casualty insurance.