Category Archives: Industry Advocacy

MOST MEDICARE VALUE-BASED HOSPITALS WILL GET MORE MONEY IN 2019


[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image="16617" img_size="medium"][vc_column_text] The top performing hospital in 2019 will receive a 3.6% net increase, and the lowest performing hospital will incur a net decrease of 1.59%. KEY TAKEAWAYS More than 1,550 hospitals (over 55%)…

Aetna & CVS Merge Complete


[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image="16550" img_size="medium"][vc_column_text] A New Day in Health Care We are excited to share that CVS Health, the nation’s premier health innovation company, has completed its acquisition of Aetna. The combination of CVS Health and…

New Underwriting Policy for AARP Medicare Supplement Insurance Plan G


[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image="16547" img_size="medium" alignment="center"][vc_column_text] Starting October 1, 2018, members currently enrolled in an AARP® Medicare Supplement Insurance Plan, including Medicare Select Plans, insured by UnitedHealthcare® Insurance Company, residing in all states and territories EXCEPT CA,…

4 States to Expand Medicaid


[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image="16361" img_size="full" alignment="center"][vc_column_text] For years, elected leaders in conservative states have resisted expanding Medicaid, the government health program for low-income Americans. Now voters in four of those states will decide the question directly. Ballot initiatives…

Register for CMS-approved Federal Marketplace Training and Grow Your Business with AHIP Courses.


[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image="16246" img_size="full" alignment="center"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] For the Federally-facilitated Marketplace (FFM) training you need, AHIP is CMS’ exclusively approved vendor Make sure you’re prepared to meet your clients’ needs. Start your FFM training today. The benefits of…

Aetna Medicare Producer News


[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image="16185" img_size="full" alignment="center"][vc_column_text]Individual MA/MAPD, PDP:  October 02, 2018 Start marketing 2019 plans as of October 1 Download 2019 MA/MAPD sales presentations How to submit 2019 enrollments: NEW addresses & fax numbers Fresh look for AetnaMedicare.com…