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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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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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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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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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Gearing up for AEP: What you need to know!

Its that time of year again! Have you completed your AHIP? AEP is upon us and carriers are getting ready to roll out their 2016 benefits. Before you are ready sell for the upcoming season, make sure you stay compliant

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Humana Launches Cost Comparison Tool

Humana’s new Cost Comparison Tool is now available to Group members on the MyHumana website to help them estimate and compare medical costs in their area prior to a procedure. The tool is designed to help members evaluate their options, understand

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