Entries by Danielle Flesch

Kettering Health Network & Kettering Physician Network’s Contract Expiring

Kettering Health Network and Kettering Physician Network’s contract with Cigna is expiring in June. One of the largest healthcare networks in the region is set to end its relationship with a health insurer in June, if new terms aren’t reached. Kettering Health Network and Kettering Physician Network’s contract with Cigna (NYSE: CI) will be expiring […]

Ohio Department of Insurance: Together We Celebrate Older Americans Month

Together We Celebrate Older Americans Month By: Ursel J. McElroy, Ohio Department of Aging Director &  Jillian Froment, Ohio Department of Insurance Director Each year, older adults are making positive contributions in Ohio. As dedicated volunteers, employees, employers, educators, mentors, advocates, caregivers and more, they offer insight and experience that benefit the entire community. We must […]

Surebridge’s DVH Product: Coming Soon to OH, KY & IN!

Surebridge has your clients covered from the neck up for Dental, Vision, and Hearing. Highlights about the company and product: Backed by UnitedHealthcare & underwritten by The Chesapeake Life Insurance Company. Industry-leading premiums, commissions, and lifetime renewals! Insured can visit any provider they choose or take advantage of big discounts using a large network. Day […]

Important Message from Humana & Aetna: Members Who Requested to Have Premiums Withheld by SSA/RRB in 2019

FROM HUMANA MARKETPOINT:  Humana has taken action for our impacted members and worked quickly to re-trigger deductions with a 6/1/2019 effective date (next available date). Members were sent a letter on 5/9 (verbiage below) that states we have requested a future date (6/1/19) due to a SSA delay and the amount they owe – letter […]

MeridianCare and WellCare Health Plans, Inc. Consolidation

As previously communicated, MeridianCare became a subsidiary company of WellCare, and as of 1/1/2020, the companies will be fully integrated and operating under the same platforms. Going forward, email communications regarding the WellCare and MeridianCare transition will be on new co-branded template. What’s Next? During the transition, you can expect the following in preparation for […]

May Broker Trainings in Cleveland

Join Cornerstone Senior Marketing for our broker training sessions in May at our Cleveland office! Please RSVP to Danielle Flesch @ Danielle.Flesch@cornerstoneseniormarketing.com. When RSVPing, please indicate which training and date you will be attending.  THURSDAY MAY 16- MMO TIME: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm LOCATION: CSM’s Cleveland Office 4500 Rockside Rd., Suite 330 Independence, OH 44131 […]

TECH TIP: Company Size Doesn’t Matter

Think hackers are only trying to target large corporations for their cyber attacks? Think again! If you are an employee of a small to medium size business, you may have an even bigger bulls-eye placed on you by hackers. Smaller businesses have recently become a bigger target for cyber attacks because the hackers know that […]

NAHU’s Annual Convention 2019

NAHU’s 2019 Annual Convention in San Diego, from June 29-July 2, promises to be the most innovative, productive and fun meeting you’ve ever attended. For example, on Saturday, June 29, Personal and Professional Development Day kicks off with a Health and Wellness Assembly, a morning devoted to improving your personal health and well-being. A lineup […]

MeridianCare Compliance Updates

As Meridian continues their integration with WellCare they would like to inform everyone of a new process. Starting May 1st, 2019 any grievance or CTM that is filed against an agent will now be investigated by the WellCare Compliance Investigation Unit (CIU). Below are a few important things to know about the change: Lizeth Villa […]