Medicare Connections News

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

Medicare Connections News | December 3rd

  • Horizon 2020 PDP Choice Network Changes
  • Aetna | 10 days left | End of AEP guidance | OEP webinar: 12/12 | Holiday hours | New Medicare flyers
  • 12/7 is final deadline for plan changes - Review OEP rules of the road
  • SilverScript PDP – Important Update
  • New Era | Pennsylvania Medicare Supplement Rate Increase
  • Highmark AEP Update #6: PACE/PACENET; Sales Tips and Resources
  • Highmark AEP Update #7 Member Appreciation; Office Closures; Sales Tips and Resources
  • UnitedHealthCare Will Put Medicare Service Centers In Some Walgreen's Stores
  • Food Insecurity in the Medicare Population Associated With Income, Comorbidities, Psychiatric Health
  • Medicare patients in deadly ‘donut hole’ struggle to pay for medication
  • Medicare Plan Finder Woes Get National Coverage
  • 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

Medicare Connections News | November 19th

  • Highmark AEP Update #5: Why Buy Blue: Western PA; Sales Tips and Resources
  • Have you heard about Cigna's Veterans Support Line?
  • Big News: Aetna Medicare Solutions-Central PA
  • WellCare Weekly News - November 8, 2019
  • Highmark Clarification on Updated Out-of-Network Authorization Requirements effective Jan. 1, 2020
  • CMS FACT SHEET: 2020 Medicare Parts A & B Premiums and Deductibles
  • Confusion prevails on 2020 Medicare supplement plan changes
  • Many Patients Plan Medicare Plan Switch
  • Medicare Part B Premiums, Deductibles Rise 6.7% In 2020
  • 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