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Democrats’ Different Takes On Tackling Health Care

Democrats’ Different Takes On Tackling Health Care Kaiser Health News reporter Emmarie Huetteman joined Connecticut Public Radio’s Lucy Nalpathanchil on the “Where We Live” program Tuesday to talk about Democratic presidential candidates’ health care plans. She discussed how the current Medicare program works and how some candidates, including Sens. Bernie ... Read More
 

Allwell: Broker National Roadshow

Make It Easy to Sell More! Find an Event Allwell is taking their show on the road. Join to learn more about Allwell’s 2020 Medicare Advantage plans, network and technology with an informative seminar near you. EVENT SCHEDULE Get the Tools to Sell More with a First Look at Allwell’s ... Read More
 

UnitedHealthcare: DSNP Coffee & Chat with Joe – September

DSNP Coffee & Chat with Joe! Hosted by Joe Domagala | September 10th & 26th, 2019 | 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM Location: CareValue™ 700, 5263 Parkside Dr, Canandaigua, NY 14424 DSNPs are a type of Medicare Advantage (MA) Special Needs Plan. Most DSNPs are health maintenance organization (HMO) plans, though some are preferred ... Read More
 

Excellus 2020 Retail Event Training

Agent Requirements for Representing Excellus at Informal Sales Events Location: CareValue – 700, 5263 Parkside Dr, Canandaigua, NY 14424 This training is required annually for any agent that plans to conduct sales events with Excellus or Univera.  Hosted by Derek Stevens, this training will go over how to conduct a compliant event. ... Read More
 

Trump Administration Hits Brakes On Law To Curb Unneeded Medicare CT Scans, MRIs

Trump Administration Hits Brakes On Law To Curb Unneeded Medicare CT Scans, MRIs Phil Galewitz, KHN Five years after Congress passed a law to reduce unnecessary MRIs, CT scans and other expensive diagnostic imaging tests that could harm patients and waste money, federal officials have yet to implement it. The ... Read More
 

Health Insurers Ramp-up Lobbying Battle Against Medicare-for-All

Health Insurers Ramp-up Lobbying Battle Against Medicare-for-All ANA RADELAT As Democratic presidential candidates embrace changes to the nation’s health care system that could threaten Connecticut’s health insurers, the industry is hitting back. Health insurers have joined forces with their longtime foe, the pharmaceutical industry, as well as partnering with the ... Read More
 

Class-Action Lawsuit Seeks to Let Medicare Patients Appeal Gap in Nursing Home Coverage

Class-Action Lawsuit Seeks To Let Medicare Patients Appeal Gap in Nursing Home Coverage Susan Jaffe Medicare paid for Betty Gordon’s knee replacement surgery in March, but the 72-year-old former high school teacher needed a nursing home stay and care at home to recover. Yet Medicare wouldn’t pay for that. So ... Read More