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The 2017 Annual Election Period Is Underway!

The 2017 Annual Election Period Is Underway!

    10/15/16 Welcome to the Medicare Advantage 2017 Annual Election Period! October 15 – December 7, 2016 The countdown is ended and we are on our way! The 2017 Medicare Advantage (MA) Annual Election Period (AEP) is underway.  As of today, you may accept and submit 2017 Medicare Advantage enrollments, as long as you ... Read More
 
UnitedHealthcare Expects 84% of Medicare Advantage Members to be in Plans with 2017 Star Ratings of Four Stars or Higher!

UnitedHealthcare Expects 84% of Medicare Advantage Members to be in Plans with 2017 Star Ratings of Four Stars or Higher!

  ! UnitedHealthcare Expects 84% of Medicare Advantage Members to be in Plans with 2017 Star Ratings of Four Stars or Higher! UnitedHealthcare is proud to announce that for 2017 Star Ratings, we expect 84 percent of our Medicare Advantage members will be enrolled in plans with four stars or higher! For 2016 Star Ratings ... Read More
 

Aetna AEP Updates – Member Meetings

Aetna MEMBER MEETINGS/PLAN CHANGE I wanted to provide you all with Aetna’s Member Meeting line up.  These will all be conducted October 10-14, by Aetna internal employees only.  Members will be advised of the changes on our Premier PPO plan as well offer the Elite PPO plan as a new option.  Members will be directed ... Read More
 

Mark your calendar for June 20 – AHIP’s online training for the 2017 Medicare season launches Monday

Mark your calendar! Updated online training will be available from AHIP starting June 20 so you can conveniently get a head start on this year’s certification.Marketing Medicare Advantage + Fraud, Waste and Abuse Get up-to-date training on the marketing and enrollment requirements under the Medicare Advantage and Part D programs. Marketing Medicare Advantage + Fraud, ... Read More
 

Maximum Broker Commissions for MA and PDP Plans for 2017

  For 2017 effective dates, CMS has increased maximum broker commissions for Medicare Advantage and Part D Plans. This is great news as we quickly approach the next Annual Enrollment Period starting in October.  Please note that the CY 2017 compensation information submitted will be made available for the public to view on www.cms.gov prior to the annual ... Read More