BREAKING NEWS: CMS announces 2020 Medicare Parts A & B premiums and deductibles

  On November 8, 2019, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released the 2020 premiums, deductibles, and coinsurance amounts for the Medicare Part A and Part B programs. [...]

Announcement of the 2020 MCMG

To ensure were doing our part to keep everyone out of hot water and help provide valuable information to our agents, please see the below information regarding the Medicare Communications and [...]

HIPAA & Information Security: Encryption

Information security is very much a moving target and the threats are getting more severe with each passing hour.  This is even true for Fortune 500 businesses with large IT Departments.  [...]

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

CMS has notified Medicare Advantage (MA) and PDP plans that those members with the Social Security (SSA) / Railroad Retirement Board (RRB) premium withhold option did not properly have plan [...]

Compliance: Cancer Genome Testing

Updated March 11, 2019 Bottom line There has been a lot of buzz lately about a program being offered to agents to assist clients with a genetic cancer screening. Agents are being offered a [...]