Entries by Danielle Flesch

Anthem Commission Change to PDP Enhanced Plans

ANTHEM BROKER ALERT: Commission Change to PDP Enhanced Plans Anthem announcement as of 9/17/2020:  Personal Producing Agent (PPA) commission schedules for 2021 Medicare Advantage (MA), Medicare Advantage Prescription Drug (MAPD) and Prescription Drug Plans (PDPs) were distributed in August 2020. Recent business decisions will result in changes to the previously distributed schedules. Beginning with policy […]

NEW with CSG: Client Shopping Cart

New Client Shopping Cart Added to E-Application CSG Actuarial is making it easier than ever for agents to cross-sell multiple carriers and plans with the Client Shopping Cart! Submit Multiple Applications in One Checkout Process Add multiple products and carriers to a client’s shopping cart to create a custom insurance portfolio with quote details and […]

MediGold’s Network Addition for 2021!

MediGold’s 2021 Network Addition:   Effective 1/1/2021, Premier Medical Group will join MediGold’s large network of doctors and hospitals in Central Ohio communities!   MediGold is proud to offer a large network of doctors and hospitals that now includes facilities and specialists. Also, MediGold has created a Frequently Asked Question document to provide to brokers […]

Medical Mutual September 2020 Updates

Medicare Updates (Over 65) Be sure to review MMO’s 2021 Medicare Advantage products. They have made several enhancements to current portfolio to meet your clients’ needs. In addition, MMO will be offering a new $0 monthly premium plan in select counties and have expanded the Secure HMO plan into 44 counties. Click here to view […]

Lumico’s New Agent Portal Updates: 9/16/20

Lumico is hearing all the agent feedback on the new eApplication…   Transparency is an integral part of who Lumico is and are committed to ensuring that they are always transparent with partners, agents and especially our customers.   As you may be aware, Lumico’s new e-Application launched this past Monday (9/14) and they have […]

SureBridge: Reinstating Policies Suspended Due to COVID-19 Premium Relief

  SureBridge: Reinstating Policies Suspended Due to COVID-19 Premium Relief SureBridge recently communicated that since March, there were a number of policies suspended in conjunction with State regulated COVID-19 premium relief guidelines that had reached their suspension maturity date and were lapsed the week of August 24th. There is a final group of approximately 2,000 […]

UnitedHealthcare Renewal Rate Increase for 2021

UHC is excited to announce that starting in 2021, for Medicare Advantage (MA) plans with effective dates of 2020, UnitedHealthcare will pay renewals at the current Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) published Fair Market Value (FMV) renewal year commission amount! Example of how it works: If an agent sold a plan effective in […]

Ohio Department of Insurance Virtual Medicare Info Sessions Starting 9/14/20

Press Release from 9/8/2020: Virtual Medicare Information Sessions to Help Ohioans During Open Enrollment Department of Insurance to provide Medicare Webinars beginning September 14. COLUMBUS –As the Medicare open enrollment period approaches, Governor Mike DeWine and Department of Insurance Interim Director Tynesia Dorsey are encouraging Ohioans on Medicare to review their prescription drug and health insurance […]