Entries by Danielle Flesch

Important Notification: Agents with an Anthem appointment through Cornerstone Senior Marketing

It has come to our attention that all agents appointed with Anthem through Cornerstone Senior Marketing most likely received an email communication directly from Anthem. The email would have resembled the following message: Here’s information to help you get started. Hi   __________, Welcome to Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield. We’ve approved your application, and […]

Medical Mutual: Preparing for the Upcoming Medicare Sales Season

Special MMO Broker Announcement form 6/17/21: As we prepare for the upcoming Medicare Annual Enrollment Period, we have two important reminders for Medicare-affiliated brokers and agencies regarding our Annual Medicare Advantage Certification and marketing materials to help grow your book of business. Annual Medicare Advantage Certification Begins June 28, 2021 It’s time to complete your […]

Centene/WellCare: Centene’s Learning Center Password Reset- URGENT Action Required for 2022 Training!

Source: Centene/WellCare Broker Bulletin from 6/10/21:   Centene is excited to announce 2022 AHIP and 2022 Annual Certification Training (ACT) will be available in a few short weeks! AHIP – Plan Year 2022 launches June 21, 2021 ACT – Plan Year 2022 launches July 7, 2021 To prepare for a successful training season, there are […]

MDLIVE Joins the Cigna Team

Cigna announcement from 6/3/21: While telemedicine visits have been an option for patients for several years, 2020 saw virtual appointments increase by more than 50 percent. While COVID-19 is a big cause of such a dramatic increase, it’s safe to say virtual care is a comfortable and convenient option that is preferable for many patients […]

CMS Announces Long-Awaited Medicare Plan Finder Improvements

Sourced from: Medicarerights.org  CMS has announced plans to improve and update the Medicare Plan Finder (MPF) and the Health Plan Management System (HPMS). HPMS is the system that Medicare Advantage and Part D plans use to provide data about their plan offerings to Medicare, and the MPF is the online tool that allows beneficiaries to evaluate, compare, and […]

Ohio Aetna Better Health Update

OHIO AETNA BETTER HEALTH: Agents selling in Ohio may receive an email notification from Aetna about termination of an Aetna Better Health Inc. appointment.  No action is required. The terminations result from Aetna not having any Medicare products in Ohio under the Aetna Better Health Inc. legal entity and the Accident & Health line of […]

Anthem Commission Statement FAQ’s and Payment Calendar

Anthem communication from 5/11/21:  You have already seen the exciting enhancements made to the Medicare commission statement and the move to a weekly payment frequency for commissions and adjustments that began in March 2021. In addition to the commission payment frequency change, Medicare commission statement enhancements were implemented making the statement simpler and easier to […]