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Memorial Hermann Small Group Plan Changes in 2020

For 2020 effective dates, Memorial Hermann modified a few benefits on their existing 2019 small group and Hybrid plans. The … FULL STORY

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All Savers Offering 15 Month Rate Guarantees Nov 2019 – Jan 2020

All Savers will offer a 15 month rate guarantee to groups effective or renewing Nov 2019 through Jan 2020.

Renewing Groups … FULL STORY

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CMS Extends Small Group Transitional Relief Policies through 2020

On Mar 25, 2019, CMS issued a new one year extension of its transitional policy for non-grandfathered small group plans … FULL STORY

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Employer Information Reporting: Resources for Self-Funded Small Groups by Carrier

Employers who offered a self-funded plan at any point in a calendar year are required to report certain information to … FULL STORY

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Humana Small Group Updates for Jan 2019

Updated Dental Plans and Enhancements for 2019

Humana overhauled their PPO dental plan designs for 2019 and enhanced the preventive … FULL STORY

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Cigna: Administration Releases New Guidance on HRAs and Section 1332 Waivers

Earlier this week, federal agencies released a proposed rule for Health Reimbursement Arrangements (HRAs) and updated guidance for Section 1332 … FULL STORY

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Humana Offering 15 Month Rate Guarantees Dec 2018 – Jan 2019 on Level Funded Plans

Humana is offering 15 month rate guarantees on Level Funded Premium (LFP) plans to small groups effective or renewing Dec … FULL STORY

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BCBS: Medicare Prescription Drug Creditable Coverage Notifications Update 2018

The annual communication to members of group health plans informing them whether their plan’s prescription drug coverage is creditable or … FULL STORY

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UHC Information about Eligibility Verification Audits

UnitedHealthcare routinely audits the eligibility of a random selection of existing customers in conjunction with each group’s renewal each year. … FULL STORY

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All Savers Makes Updates, Enhancements to Wellness Offerings

The All Savers Alternate Funding wellness benefits package now allows members to get a second opinion through Best Doctors as … FULL STORY

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