Medicare Connections News

Medicare Connections News | March 10th

  • Highmark Update: Reminder Important Information Regarding License and Appointment Validation Process
  • Western United Life - Medicare Supplement Rate Adjustment in Pennsylvania
  • HPP Extra Benefits and Wellness Rewards
  • Flip the switch to Cigna
  • UPMC Refusals and Upfront Charges for Members
  • Highmark February Update: SEP Opportunities; High Performance Networks
  • The coronavirus test will be covered by Medicaid, Medicare and private insurance, Pence says
  • 30% Medicare Advantage Penetration Rate in Senior Living Presents ‘Tremendous Opportunity’
  • 10,000 Baby Boomers Entering Medicare Age--AI Will Combat Resistance
  • Medicare Under Pressure To Meet Boomers’ Needs On A Budget
  • 3/25 Aetna Senior Supplemental & Ancillary Training
  • 4/7 Carrier Spotlight: Get to know Vibra Health Plan
  • UPMC Upcoming training sessions
  • Medicare Offerings Video Archives
  • MedicareNow!

Medicare Connections News | February 25th

  • Thrivent Rate Change Update for the state of Pennsylvania
  • UPMC Med Supp vs. MA plans
  • Transamerica Medicare Supplement Insurance Premium Rate Changes
  • Cigna Sales Integrity: Important information regarding the Enrollment Fax cover sheet
  • If you’ll still be working at age 65, here’s how to handle Medicare
  • Medicare Advantage enrollment swells
  • MORE THAN 60% OF MEDICARE ENROLLEES CONCERNED WITH SURPRISE MEDICAL BILLS
  • Marketers using personal Medicare under investigation
  • CVS earnings reveal a spike in Medicare Advantage enrollment through CVA-Aetna and growing HealthHub stores
  • Two items buried in Trump’s budget call for big changes to Medicare
  • AARP, United Healthcare and CVS keep prescription drug prices higher for seniors
  • One in five operations may lead to surprise bills, even when surgeon and hospital are in-network
  • Medicare Managers Hope to Lift Agent Referral Fee Cap
  • Aetna | New year, new chance to earn a bonus
  • Announcing Cigna Medicare Advantage Incentives for 2020
  • 2/26 2020 Gateway University
  • 2/28 Humana Webinar: Working with Veterans
  • 3/25 Aetna Senior Supplemental & Ancillary Training
  • Medicare Offerings Video Archives
  • MedicareNow!

Medicare Connections News | February 11th

  • 2020 WellCare Updates for Aetna Legacy Book of Business
  • Highmark Senior Markets Update
  • Lumico Medicare Supplement Rate Adjustment (Pennsylvania)
  • JarvisWRAP for January 24
  • WellCare and Centene Combination
  • Thrivent Rate Change Update for the state of Pennsylvania
  • Aetna Medicare Producer News Individual MA/MAPD: January 22, 2020
  • Cigna | The Ins and Outs of OEP
  • Highmark Update: OEP Reminders
  • Medicare Advantage rates to increase by less than 1%
  • U.S. government proposes higher payments to Medicare insurers in 2021
  • Why Home Health Care Is Suddenly Harder To Come By For Medicare Patients
  • Here’s why dropping Medicare for employer coverage may come with snags
  • Beware Medicare’s Part B Premium Penalty And Surcharge Traps
  • CMS: Medicare Will Cover Genetic Diagnostics For Certain Cancers
  • Medicare Advantage Gains Enrollee Share
  • Medicare to Pay for Acupuncture for Lower Back Pain
  • CMS Administrator Seema Verma: Home Health Compare Overhaul Is on Its Way
  • CENTENE-WELLCARE MERGER RECEIVES FINAL APPROVAL, DEAL SET TO CLOSE
  • MEDICARE OVERPAID FOR POSTOPERATIVE CARE BY $2.6B IN 2018
  • The Medicare Part D Drug Plan Donut Hole Is Closed. What Does That Mean?
  • The March of the Boomers: Daily Armies of New Seniors Swell the Medicare Ranks
  • Researchers Investigate the Novelty of Costly Drugs
  • Close the Social Security Claiming Delay Medicare Trap: Hearing Witness to Congress
  • CMS proposes risk adjustment updates to Medicare Advantage: 5 things to know
  • Aetna | New year, new chance to earn a bonus
  • Announcing Cigna Medicare Advantage Incentives for 2020
  • 2/14 Humana Webinar: PA Med Supp Opportunities
  • 2/21 Humana Webinar: Vantage Business Center & More
  • 2/26 2020 Gateway University
  • 2/28 Humana Webinar: Working with Veterans
  • 3/25 Aetna Senior Supplemental & Ancillary Training
  • Medicare Offerings Video Archives
  • MedicareNow!

Medicare Connections News | January 7th

  • 2020 Impacts on Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare | JarvisWRAP for January 3
  • Aetna Reminder: New requirement for applications
  • Aetna | What members can expect if they disenrolled from one Aetna plan and enrolled in another Aetna plan
  • Aetna | OEP dos & don'ts | 2020 commissions | MBIs only starting 1/1 | Premium payment FAQs | Holiday hours
  • Aetna | Quick decision underwriting now available
  • New Era | Important Notice- Pennsylvania Med Supp Changes
  • House Passes Drug Bill That Could Add Dental Benefits to Medicare
  • Aetna | New year, new chance to earn a bonus
  • Announcing Cigna Medicare Advantage Incentives for 2020
  • Medicare is in transition, we have choices
  • URL's 2020 President's Club
  • Medicare Offerings Video Archives

Medicare Connections News | December 10th

  • Thank You
  • Highmark | Important Network Update
  • Humana | SEP Notice!
  • Union Security Rate Adjustment
  • These 3 major Medicare costs will jump in January
  • Medicare Prescription Plans May Take Longer to Cover New Generic Drugs
  • CMS seeks input on AI use in processing Medicare claims
  • Pelosi Sets Showdown Vote on Medicare Drug Negotiations Bill
  • CVS To Buy Centene’s Divested Illinois Medicare Advantage Plan
  • KFF: Small share of Medicare Advantage and Part D enrollees switched up plans
  • HPP | Countdown to AEP Incentives!
  • Announcing Cigna Medicare Advantage Incentives for 2020
  • Lumico | Where will your bonus take you?
  • Aetna | Your chance to earn a bonus through December
  • GTL's New 4th Quarter Bonus Program | HIP and Precision Care
  • Medicare is in transition, we have choices
  • URL's 2020 President's Club
  • Medicare Offerings Video Archives