Medicare Connections News

Medicare Connections News | September 24th

  • 2020 Certifications & Benefit Previews
  • Supply Orders
  • UnitedHealthcare | Important Changes to Paper Enrollment Application Submissions and Scope of Appointment Instructions
  • Gateway | CHC Information
  • Kickstart your Sales with Highmark's Medigap Blue Promotion!
  • Cigna Partner Notes: AEP 2020 is just over 1 month away! Get important marketing updates and more
  • Humana | The Agent of Record Protection Pledge
  • Humana | Update for Agents: We're helping you get ready for AEP
  • Cigna | Earn Commissions NOW on Medicare Advantage Sales in Maryland
  • GHP Weekly Bulletin
  • Highmark 2020 Kits Are Now Available!
  • 17 STATE INSURANCE DEPARTMENTS APPROVE CENTENE-WELLCARE MERGER
  • Humana Launches Telehealth Program for Seniors in Medicare Advantage
  • The challenges preventing Medicare Advantage plans from going all-in on supplemental benefits
  • Retirees are spending nearly $1,000 on this medical cost — and Medicare doesn’t cover it
  • Experts: Offering Medicare Advantage supplemental benefits is 'a long play'
  • Medicare Advantage Coverage Rules For PPOs Appear To Have Vanished From The New Plan Finder
  • The New Medicare Plan Finder Doesn’t Make Finding Your Best Drug Coverage Easy
  • Medicare Advantage Coverage Rules For PPOs Appear To Have Vanished From The New Plan Finder
  • NEW! September 2019 CMS National Training Program Update
  • Aetna | New bonus programs for August and September
  • Medicare is in transition, we have choices
  • URL's 2020 President's Club
  • Humana | Register today for an important AEP webinar
  • Medicare Offerings Video Archives

Medicare Connections News | September 10th

  • Thank You
  • 5 ways to get the most out of the Medicare Connections Conference
  • Horizon Medicare Supp webinar
  • Gateway Health Plan | 2020 AEP Kickoff Meetings
  • UPMC for Life 2020 Kick Off SAVE THE DATE
  • Medicare Offerings Video Archives
  • 2020 Certifications & Benefit Previews
  • Manhattan Life | Rate Adjustment in VIRGINIA
  • EnvisionRxPlus | Learn How You Can Give Your Clients More: Offer the Largest Pharmacy Network
  • United Healthcare's Eastern PA 2020 Products, Benefits, and Expansion Presentations!!! Register Today!!
  • Discover Humana’s Prescription Drug Plans. Sign up for the webinar
  • GHP Weekly Bulletin | September 3rd
  • Medico announces agreement with AARP
  • Aetna | Pre-order 2020 enrollment kits | FREE SilverScript® PDP webinar | 2020 AEP marketing catalog
  • Geisinger Health Plan | You're invited to our first ever broker summit!
  • Aetna Value Based Enrollment (VBE)
  • WellCare | NEW! Single Sign-On Portal for Agents
  • GHP Weekly Bulletin | August 20th
  • Some Medicaid, Medicare Rules Suspended Due to Hurricane Dorian
  • CMS gets new powers to go after Medicare, Medicaid fraudsters
  • US judge approves CVS purchase of insurer Aetna
  • Medicare Advantage Payment Cuts Did Not Affect Member Care Access
  • How to help clients navigate the Medicare maze
  • Risk-adjustment proposal could hurt Medicare Advantage
  • Medicare's New Plan Finder Could Boost Insurers' Advantage Enrollment
  • Education on Medicare is lacking among the general public, survey finds
  • Medicare Part D Premiums Continue to Decrease, CMS Says
  • CMS NEWS: Medicare Plan Finder Gets an Upgrade for the First Time in a Decade
  • Aetna | New bonus programs for August and September
  • Liberty Bankers Life | Made in the Shade Bonus
  • Liberty Bankers | The Incentive Sent from Odin, Himself!
  • Stars, Stripes, and Savings from Kramer Direct
  • Increase your AEP Medicare sales
  • URL's 2020 President's Club

Medicare Connections News | August 20th

  • 9/4 2020 AEP Medicare Connections Conference
  • Increase your AEP Medicare sales
  • URL's 2020 President's Club
  • 5 ways to get the most out of the Medicare Connections Conference
  • Gateway Health Plan | 2020 AEP Kickoff Meetings
  • Highmark Update: Join Highmark's Senior Markets Team to Prepare for Medicare AEP
  • UPMC for Life 2020 Kick Off SAVE THE DATE
  • Medicare Offerings Video Archives
  • 2020 Certifications & Benefit Previews
  • Clarification on Lumico's Underwriting Process
  • Transamerica Medicare Supplement Insurance Premium Rate Changes
  • Excellus Medicare Broker News Vol. 1 No. 3: AEP Materials Pre-Orders | Miramar:Agent Reminder | Annual Notice Of Change Mailing
  • Community HealthChoices Meetings
  • GTL Attention Pennsylvania Agents | Renewal Fee Reminder
  • Allwell Broker Breakfast on September 9th
  • GHP Weekly Bulletin | August 6th
  • Aetna | New bonus programs for August and September
  • Liberty Bankers Life | Made in the Shade Bonus
  • Liberty Bankers | The Incentive Sent from Odin, Himself!
  • New Era | March Senior Mkt Incentive News - Summer Cash Bonus Starts Today!
  • We bring you Thrivent's Agent Incentive Program!
  • Medicare spending on essential medicines up 116 percent from 2011 to 2015
  • Stars, Stripes, and Savings from Kramer Direct

Medicare Connections News | August 6th

  • 9/4 2020 AEP Medicare Connections Conference
  • Increase your AEP Medicare sales
  • URL's 2020 President's Club
  • 5 ways to get the most out of the Medicare Connections Conference
  • Gateway Health Plan | 2020 AEP Kickoff Meetings
  • Highmark Update: Join Highmark's Senior Markets Team to Prepare for Medicare AEP
  • UPMC for Life 2020 Kick Off SAVE THE DATE
  • Medicare Offerings Video Archives
  • 2020 Certifications & Benefit Previews
  • Humana | AEP MEETING REGISTRATION & Additional Info
  • Manhattan Life - Discontinuance of New Sales in Pennsylvania for MEDICARE SUPPLEMENT ONLY!
  • GTL | Competitive Med Supp rates from a highly rated company!
  • WellCare | EXCITING NEWS! 2020 PDP Agents' First Look Release!
  • New Hire Announcements at CBC
  • GHP Weekly Bulletin | July 30
  • GHP Weekly Bulletin | July 23
  • GHP Weekly Bulletin | July 16th
  • JarvisWRAP for July 12, 2019
  • Aetna | New bonus programs for August and September
  • Liberty Bankers Life | Made in the Shade Bonus
  • Liberty Bankers | The Incentive Sent from Odin, Himself!
  • New Era | March Senior Mkt Incentive News - Summer Cash Bonus Starts Today!
  • We bring you Thrivent's Agent Incentive Program!
  • Should disabled Americans drop Medicare for employer insurance?
  • Survey: As Medicare population booms, MA plans eye growth opportunities
  • Genetic-testing scam targets seniors and rips off Medicare
  • Medicare Part D Premiums Continue to Decrease, CMS Says
  • Cigna Plans Big Medicare Advantage Expansion
  • Bill to improve health savings accounts for Medicare users comes with a big downside
  • CMS tees up Medicare Plan Finder update amid usability concerns: GAO
  • New Report Examines Medicare Advantage Supplemental Benefit Policies
  • Trump administration rejects Utah request for partial Medicaid funding
  • Medicare paid $26B for drugs that didn't make cut in Australia, Canada, UK
  • Hospices Would Bill Medicare Part B Under Primary Care First
  • Exclusive: White House preparing order that would cut drug prices for Medicare: sources
  • Medicare is not offering DNA testing kits, feds say
  • Medicare going in ‘right direction’ on opioid epidemic, federal report finds
  • CMS Proposes to cover Acupuncture for Chronic Low Back Pain for Medicare beneficiaries enrolled in approved studies
  • CVS expanding HealthHUBS to Boston, Dallas next year — targets cities with chronic disease
  • CMS Proposes Elimination of RAPs, $250 Million Medicare Payment Increase
  • CMS proposes new approach to monitoring protections for Medicaid beneficiaries
  • Stars, Stripes, and Savings from Kramer Direct

Medicare Connections News | July 9th

  • Community Health Choices 101
  • 7/17 Orion Referral Awareness Month: Agent Panel
  • 7/24 Orion Referral Awareness Month: Live Q&A with URL Orion Sales Agents
  • Medicare Offerings Video Archives
  • UnitedHealthcare | Certifications Now Open
  • Highmark | 2020 AHIP Training is Now Available!
  • Thrivent | Medicare Supplement OOC Update
  • Humana | What you need to know about ordering 2020 sales materials
  • Attention: Envision's New Business Process
  • GTL | New Infographic | Why Cancer Insurance and Genomic Sequencing?
  • Excellus | Medicare Broker News Vol. 1 No. 1: Your New Monthly Newsletter | Save The Dates | Blue Cross Blue Shield National Campaign
  • Highmark | New Contract Reached with Uniontown Hospital
  • Highmark Update: Highmark and UPMC 10-year Contract; Highmark Inc. and VSP Global Announce Definitive Agreement to Purchase Visionworks of America, Inc.
  • Highmark | Pennsylvania Attorney General Announced Highmark/UPMC Future Relationship
  • Highmark-insured seniors who use UPMC could get another chance to switch plans
  • Highmark Medigap Blue 24/7 Nurse Assistance Hotline: Open to Learn More!
  • New Podcast Episode: Humana Medicare Supplement Plans are the Next Big Thing
  • Aetna | Expanding HealthHUB® locations at CVS Pharmacy®
  • Aetna | Your new agent services phone number [eBulletin June 3, 2019]
  • Trump Administration Approves Two New State Medicaid Demonstrations to Treat Substance Use Disorders and Combat National Opioid Epidemic
  • NEW June CMS National Training Program Update
  • CMS Blog: When It Comes To Our Health – Every Second Counts
  • Liberty Bankers Life | Made in the Shade Bonus
  • Liberty Bankers | The Incentive Sent from Odin, Himself!
  • New Era | March Senior Mkt Incentive News - Summer Cash Bonus Starts Today!
  • Mutual of Omaha First Quarter 2019 Broker Bonus Program
  • We bring you Thrivent's Agent Incentive Program!
  • Social Security Welcomes its New Commissioner
  • Senate Finance leaders in talks on deal to limit drug price increases
  • Nursing home costs in the U.S. are rising even faster than health care
  • ‘Medicare For All’ Emerges As Early Divide In First Democratic Debate
  • MedPAC: End 'Incident To' Billing for NPs, PAs
  • CMS proposes update to e-prescribing standards: 6 things to know
  • AHIP Warns Congress of High Costs Tied to Provider Consolidation
  • Healthcare financial burden heavier for women, analysis finds
  • First major 'Medicare for All' hearing sharpens attacks on both sides
  • NATIONAL CONFERENCES ON MEDICARE, MEDICAID & DUAL ELIGIBLES
  • Democratic White House hopefuls push to expand health care in US territories
  • Traveling abroad this summer? Read this first.
  • Research Shows Patients with Medicaid Have Greater Access to Preventive Care
  • Cigna partners with VA to tackle opioid misuse among veterans
  • ANTHEM EXPANDS BEHAVIORAL HEALTH OPTIONS WITH BEACON PURCHASE
  • 11 hospitals closed so far this year — here's why
  • Social Security Error Jeopardizes Medicare Coverage For 250,000 Seniors
  • Stars, Stripes, and Savings from Kramer Direct
  • July is Orion Referral Awareness Month
  • URL's 2020 President's Club