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SEP Notice – Severe Weather

Individuals Affected By Severe Weather May Be Eligible For SEP CMS provides a Special Enrollment Period (SEP) for individuals affected by severe weather who need to enroll in, disenroll from or switch Medicare health or prescription drug plans and have missed another enrollment period (i.e., either aging in or a ... Read More
 

NYS Domestic & Sexual Violence Announcement

This October, in recognition of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the New York State Department of State (DOS) has partnered with New York State Office for the Prevention of Domestic Violence (OPDV) to develop and distribute an informational video for appearance enhancement professionals. The video provides guidance and information for hair ... Read More
 

The MBI Transition is Ending

Medicare will No Longer Accept the HICN The Social Security Number (SSN)-based Health Insurance Claim Number (HICN) has traditionally been used as the beneficiary identifier for administering the Medicare program. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) uses the HICN with multiple parties, such as Social Security Administration (SSA), ... Read More
 

1MM: Tips for AEP from Aetna

This Week’s 1 Minute Monday (1MM): Tips for Filling Out 2020 Enrollment Applications & How to Download and Print Provider Directories Don’t forget, starting October 15, after helping your clients enroll in a plan, you’re required to submit their completed 2020 enrollment application to us within two calendar days after ... Read More
 

WellCare 2020 AEP Q and A with Chris Anderson

Ask Chris Anderson from WellCare Anything! Join us for a 2020 AEP Q and A Session: Wednesday, October 16th 10:30 – 3:30 PM CareValue Office 5263 Parkside Drive, Bldg 700 Canandaigua, NY 14424 RSVP Today! This event is no longer open for registration, please visit our events page for upcoming training ... Read More
 

Columbian Financial Group: Premium Awards for October

QUALIFICATION PERIOD October 1st – 31st, 2019 QUALIFY FOR 30,000 Premium Rewards Points with $275 monthly paid premium ($3,300 paid annualized premium) QUALIFYING BUSINESS MDO, Guaranteed Issue Whole Life, Caring Solutions®, ParMaster®, Flagship, Stellar Solutions, TermLife, TermLine and New Century Classic Whole Life. The Premium Rewards Program gives you the ... Read More
 

Empire BCBS: Win Monthly Prizes by Selling Medicare Supplement Plans!

Here’s an example of how it works. Each month, we’ll total up the approved Medicare Supplement sales for each broker and determine the TOP THREE producers in New York. Let’s say the #1 Top Producer that month sold 15 approved Medicare Supplement plans. They’ve qualified to win the 75″ Samsung ... Read More
 

1MM: Stay Tuned 10/1 for 2020 Essential Online Plan Documents

This week’s 1 Minute Monday (1MM): Essential plan documents available online. Stay tuned tomorrow 10/1, all 2020 plan documents will be available on Aetna’s consumer website: AetnaMedicare.com Online documents make it easy to find the info you need. Help your clients find all of their essential plan documents online. This ... Read More