Post By: Preston Tate

October 17, 2018

Everest, Rate Increases

Everest Announcements: Rate Action in MO

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image="11308" img_size="medium" alignment="center"][vc_column_text] Adjustments on Plans A, C, D, F, G and N RATE ACTION in Missouri:  Rate adjustments, as noted in the chart below, have been approved for December 1st, 2018, implementation in…

Medicare for All

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image="16264" img_size="full" alignment="center"][vc_column_text] The Capitol Hill health care fight sure seemed dead. After Republican proposals to overhaul the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, failed to pass a Republican-controlled Congress, lawmakers looked poised…

October 15, 2018

Medicare, Rate Increases

Medicare Posts 2019 Rates, Pinches High Earners

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image="16261" img_size="full" alignment="center"][vc_column_text] Medicare managers announced today that they will hold increases in Medicare Part B premiums to about 1.1% for most enrollees  in 2019. For some high-income enrollees, however, premiums will rise 7.4%.…

October 15, 2018

Industry Updates, Medicare

2019 Medicare Parts A & B Premiums and Deductibles

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image="16257" img_size="medium" alignment="center"][vc_column_text] 2019 Medicare Parts A & B Premiums and Deductibles On October 12, 2018, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released the 2019 premiums, deductibles, and coinsurance amounts for the…