Taxonomy Archive: Compliance

CMS Acronym Library

August 31st, 2016 by

CMS Acronym Educational Tool What do all these letters mean?  CMS uses acronyms for everything, and industry to industry and even carrier to carrier, acronyms don’t always mean the same thing. After a while it can look like a letter overload. However, the Medicare Learning Network has released this guide […]

eEnroll Compliance Update

August 31st, 2016 by

From UHC EDC Medicare Solutions Agent Guide (Version 2.3 Dated 2/5/2016) Page 99: Agents are prohibited from completing the web enrollment on behalf of the consumer or at the consumer’s request. However, an agent may be on the telephone in order to assist the consumer with a web enrollment. Agents […]

2017 Medicare Marketing Guidelines

August 31st, 2016 by

CMS (Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services) have released the 2017 Medicare Marketing Guidelines For insurance agents, there is not a lot of changes.  All the previous marketing rules and regulations are still in place.  For Medicare Advantage (Part C) Plans and Medicare Prescription Drug (Part D) Plans, the following […]

CMS Fraud, Waste, and Abuse Training

August 31st, 2016 by

This year, agents who are not taking AHIP certification will have to complete the CMS Fraud, Waste, and Abuse training course online.  This video will walk you through how to complete the training. NOTE:  If you have completed your AHIP certification, you are not required to complete this CMS training. […]

Medicare Compliance Compass

August 29th, 2016 by

Pointing you in the right direction with Medicare compliance rules and regulations. Compliance Compass: Scope of Appointment Form: Multi-Product Scope of Appointment (Aetna – Industry Generic) Medicare Marketing Guidelines 2017: 2017 Medicare Marketing Guidelines 2017 Medicare Marketing Guidelines Do’s and Don’ts CMS Resources: CMS FAQ – Medicare Marketing Guidelines frequently asked questions […]