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. [...]

U.S. Medicare readies new plan-shopping website, but timing prompts concerns

August 22, 2019 CHICAGO Medicare experts often advise enrollees to re-shop their plan coverage during the annual fall open enrollment period. This is the time when you can make unlimited changes [...]

BREAKING NEWS: CMS Announces 2020 Fair Market Value Compensation

Medicare Advantage and Part D commissions are now determined for 2020 Fair Market Value for producer-level contracts: MAPD National Rate First Year: $510 / $255 PA, CT and DC: $574 / $287 CA, NJ: [...]

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 [...]