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Protected: 2017 MAPD Detailed Comparison for UT (provided by an agent)

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University of Utah and Humana Contract Not Renewed (2017 Plan Year)

SLTrib 9/1/2016 Utahns with Humana insurance will have to pay more for health care at the University of Utah starting Thursday. Officials with the U. have decided not to renew their agreement with the carrier, meaning their plans and services

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ObamaCare problems deepen as insurers scramble to stem losses

By Barnini Chakraborty Published August 10, 2016 Aetna is facing $300M in losses from ObamaCare exchanges. Six years after ObamaCare was signed into law – and countless assurances later that the law is “working” – America’s major insurance companies are

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2017 Medicare Certification Instructions (Ongoing Construction)

Aetna 2017 Certification Products: Medicare Advantage (MA) Medicare Advantage Prescription Drug (MAPD) Prescription Drug Plans (PDPs) Certification Start Date: Live What’s Required to Sell 2017 MA/MAPD and PDP Plans? Agents must successfully complete the Aetna Individual Medicare annual certification process

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Medicare Mergers 2016

UnitedHealthcare Keeps Top Spot Amid Pending Mergers Posted: 02 Aug 2016 12:50 PM PDT UnitedHealthcare continues to enjoy the top spot in health insurance as Anthem and Aetna prepare to fight federal lawsuits against their proposed mergers with Cigna and

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Humana’s 2017 Plan Year Certification Guidance

Important New Certification Guidance for the 2017 Plan Year As we move towards the 2017 plan year, we want to provide very important guidance around delegated certification, as well as how we will phase out the 2016 initial certification process.

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Aetna wins important Florida approval, but Humana battle is far from over.

By Bob Herman  | February 16, 2016 The Medicare-heavy state of Florida has given its blessing to Aetna’s $37 billion acquisition of Humana, on the condition that Aetna expands its health plan offerings in the state’s insurance exchanges. Florida marks an

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Aetna Departure Delivers Second Big Blow to AHIP

By Shannon Muchmore and Bob Herman  | January 5, 2016 Another top-five health insurance company is ditching the industry lobbying group as a new CEO attempts to right the ship. Aetna, which is in the process of buying competitor Humana, is

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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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