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Aetna-Humana Trial Date May Jeopardize Merger

Aetna-Humana Trial Date May Jeopardize Merger U.S. District Judge John Bates is set to hear arguments on the Aetna-Humana merger on December 5. The deal must close by December 31 or Aetna will have to pay Humana a $1 billion

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ACA – Carrier Losses

United Healthcare Expects Huge Losses Published April 19, 2016 FoxNews.com The nation’s largest health insurer, fearing massive financial losses, announced Tuesday that it plans to pull back from ObamaCare in a big way and cut its participation in the program’s

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Taking Advantage of Cigna’s 5-Star SEP in Arizona

From: “Hall, Keri      647” <Keri.Hall@Cigna.com> Date: December 1, 2015 at 4:59:01 PM MST To: “Hall, Keri      647” <Keri.Hall@Cigna.com> Subject: Cigna’s 5 Star SEP Election – Please Read Valued Partners, Thanks to your partnership, we have distinguished

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Emphasized Policies from Medicare Certification Training in Summer/Fall of 2015

Many of you know Gene Page. He is Stone Hill’s regulation expert. Here is his synopsis of what the carriers are emphasizing in the fall of 2015 during their product certifications. Some things have been emphasized in this year’s Medicare-certification trainings (exams taken

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Medicare Client Application Submission Processes

Below is a list, by carrier, of all the available Medicare client application submission processes. If you find we have missed one, or have incorrect information, please feel free to leave us a comment and we will take care of

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Humana MarketPOINT 2015 Application Group and BSN Numbers

We have heard the cries and are here to help! For those of you who currently sell Humana Boomer products, you know that the enrollment application requires Group and BSN numbers before it is complete. These numbers generally are not

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Calendar of Upcoming Events & Dates for Boomer Agents

This is a calendar that will be maintained for quick reference, directed mostly at your phone. We are still building the calendar and will include information from all states and product lines sold by Boomer (Senior) agents. Please let us know

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Last Chance to Register! “ACA Made Easy in the Big Easy!” Agenda and Registration for Saturday June 27th

Last chance to register for the “ACA Made Easy in the Big Easy!” conference in New Orleans, LA.   If you are interested in attending please take a few minutes and register here “ACA Made Easy in the Big Easy!”

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2015 Comparative Effectiveness Research Fee (CERF)

  2015 Comparative Effectiveness Research Fee (CERF)The Comparative Effectiveness Research Fee (CERF), also known as the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Fee, is one of several fees introduced as part of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA). The fees

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