Trump Administration Issues Call to Action Based on New Data Detailing COVID-19 Impacts on Medicare Beneficiaries

June 25th, 2020 by

Today, under the leadership of President Trump, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is calling for a renewed national commitment to value-based care based on Medicare claims data that provides an early snapshot of the impact of the […]

Important 2021 MA/PDP Information Brief

June 22nd, 2020 by

Hot Off the Press! We’ve got details on UnitedHealthcare’s Expansion Counties for 2021, click here to get in touch! 2021 Certification Dates Mark your Calendar! Certifications for AEP 2021 are upon us! AHIP – June 20, 2020 Aetna/Silverscript – July […]

$35 Insulin – Who will Benefit?

June 11th, 2020 by

$35 Insulin is a Hot Topic, But Who Will Benefit? Chalen Jackson Accounts Manager Senior Marketing Specialists When CMS announced the finalization of the Part D Senior Savings model on May 26, the frantic calls began. $35 dollar insulin makes […]

FDA asking Drug Companies to Voluntarily Recall Extended Release Meformin

June 10th, 2020 by

The Type-2 Diabetes medication, Metformin (Extended Release), is being cited for high levels of NDMA. See links below with details, as the FDA is asking companies to voluntarily recall this prescription drug. Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc. Initiates Voluntary Nationwide Recall […]

Medicare Part B Premium

June 4th, 2020 by

What regulates the amount of the Part B premium? The standard Medicare Part B premium is decided by a formula included in the 1997 Balanced Budget Act, which set the premium at 25 percent of overall program expenditures. The outstanding […]

Save The Date- 2020 UnitedHealthcare Online Agent Symposium

June 3rd, 2020 by

Save the Date for the 2020 UnitedHealthcare Online Agent Symposium.

President Trump Announces Lower Out of Pocket Insulin Costs for Medicare’s Seniors through the Part D Senior Savings Model

May 29th, 2020 by

“Under President Trump’s leadership, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced that over 1,750 standalone Medicare Part D prescription drug plans and Medicare Advantage plans with prescription drug coverage have applied to offer lower insulin costs through the […]

Important CMS 2021 MA/PDP Final Rule Information

May 26th, 2020 by

CMS NEWS Trump Administration Announces Changes to Medicare Advantage and Part D to Provide Better Coverage and Increase Access for Medicare Beneficiaries Final Rule continues to strengthen the popular private Medicare health and drug plans The Centers for Medicare & […]

Reminder: National General’s Med Supp Bonus!

May 20th, 2020 by

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