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Health Care Marketplace Good News Roundup

Despite a myriad of carrier exits this year, there are still insurers working to offer Americans affordable coverage through the health care exchange. Here are a few recent stories to highlight places where the ACA marketplace has seen success. Jump to state: Arizona Colorado Maine North Carolina   Maine CO-OP Making…

31 Oct 16
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Ritter Announces Emergency Webex Call for Agents in States Most Impacted by CMS Marketing Sanctions; States Included are California, Virginia, Texas, North Carolina, South Carolina, Maine, New York, Arizona and Oregon

Craig Ritter will be hosting a special webex presentation for agents who are impacted by CMS’ announcement on Friday that Health Net, Arcadian and Universal American will be placed on Marketing Sanctions. The call will take place at 3pm EASTERN TIME (Noon PACIFIC TIME) on Tuesday, November 23rd.  We apologize for the short notice, however,…

22 Nov 10
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Aetna Plan Termination in Connecticut (CT), Maine (ME), New Jersey (NJ), New York (NY) and Pennsylvania (PA)

Click to see the effected plans that are Non-Renewing.

12 Oct 10
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Harvard Pilgrim Cancels Private Fee for Service Plan in MA, ME and NH

The Boston Globe reported on Harvard Pilgrim Health Care’s decision to non-renew coverage for approximately 22,000 Private Fee for Service Members in Massachusetts, Maine and New Hampshire. Agents in Massachusetts looking for options for clients can download contracting here.  You must be logged in to view paperwork! You can find the 2010 available…

29 Sep 10
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Major Medicare Supplement Carrier Announces 2010 Rate Adjustments in 40 States

The states impacted are as follows:  AK, AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, HI, IA, ID, IL, KS, MD, ME, MI, MN, MS, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SD, TX, WI, WV and WY. To find the rate adjustments, go to our…

28 Nov 09
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Aetna Selected by Pennsylvania Employees Benefit Trust Fund as Provider of PA State Retirees; Opportunities Abound for Small/Middle Market Medicare Retiree Groups for January 1st, 2010 Effectives

I saw 2 stories which covered Aetna’s announcement today.  One from the Pennsylvania Business Journal and one from Trading Markets. The coverage will take effect on 1/1/10.  Previously, the state retirees were covered by Coventry Healthcare on a PFFS product.  The Aetna plan is a combination HMO/PPO Medicare Advantage model. If you are…

23 Sep 09
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Ritter Insurance Will be Hosting on Online Webinar on July 16th and 17th to Cover Universal American (Pyramid, American Progressive, Today’s Options, TexanPlus) Medicare Advantage Plan Filings for 2010, including Private Fee for Service (PFFS), PPO and HMO products

If you are an insurance agent and you would like to learn about Universal American (including Pyramid, American Progressive, Today’s Options and TexanPlus) plans for the upcoming plan year (2010), please join one of the three Online Webinars we will be hosting with Elizabeth Benz, Assistant Vice President of Universal American as our guest speaker. Universal American…

7 Jul 09
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Cigna Announces 2010 Medicare Advantage Private Fee for Service (PFFS) and Stand Alone Prescription Drug Plan (PDP) Filed Premium and Benefit Information for Agent Use Only

Editor’s Note:  Click here for an update on agent use plan data. Filed Premium and Benefit information for Cigna Medicare Services are available to Licensed Insurance Agents. If you are a registered user of our website and, therefore, have been verified as a Licensed Insurance Agent, please e-mail Dave in…

9 Jun 09
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Coming Soon for Agent Use Only: View Availability and Premiums for ALL 2009 Medicare Advantage (HMO, PPO, PFFS, MSA and SNP) and ALL 2009 Medicare Prescription Drug Plans (PDP) in the United States (50 states plus Washington DC)

We are EXTREMELY PLEASED to announce that Medicare Quote Engine (www.MedicareQuoteEngine.com) has been updated with ALL 2009 Medicare Advantage Plan data.  We are in the testing phase at this point, so please be patient! This means, that for 2009, we will have:

  • 113,005 Medicare Advantage County/Plan combinations,
  • 12,581 Special Needs Plan County/Plan combinations and
  • 30 Sep 08
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Today’s Options (Pyramid Life and American Progressive) announces PPO Medicare Advantage Service Area for 2009 in the States of Iowa (IA), Indiana (IN), Maine (ME), Montana (MT), Nebraska (NE), New York (NY), Oklahoma (OK), Pennsylvania (PA), Texas (TX), Wisconsin (WI) and West Virginia (WV)

For updates on 2010 Today’s Options Plans, please click here! PPO Plans for Today’s Options

25 Aug 08
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