Recent News

Opioid Use Disorder: An Epidemic That Does Not Discriminate

Recently I attended a seminar on what has become the nation’s number one health care crisis: opioid use. It was a wake-up call to some astonishing information. Our industry has begun to feel the devastating effects and so far there is no end in sight.

IRS Postpones 1095 Form Delivery Deadline

Insurers and self-insured employer health plans will have 30 extra days to get Form 1095-B and Form 1095-C coverage notices to enrollees.

TRAINING SESSION: Cornerstone’s New Partnership With MeridianCare!

Cornerstone Senior Marketing introduces a new partnership with MeridianCare offering competitive D-SNP and MAPD-HMO plans for your clients in the Toledo and Cincinnati markets.

LIVE TRAINING: Cornerstone & Anthem’s DSNP Training Series

Take advantage of these LIVE in-person training sessions to learn more about how to market D-SNP plans, solutions to challenges you may face when selling these plans, and the details of Anthem’s D-SNP products.

Premier and UnitedHealthcare Renew Network Relationship

Premier and UnitedHealthcare announced a multi-year network relationship.

WEBINAR: Scrap the paper, lighten your load, and move on over to Anthem’s mProducer

Attend one of Anthem’s upcoming webinars and learn about mProducer, an application capture tool that is easy to use!

Anthem Electronic Member ID Cards

Anthem Small Group and Individual members now have the option to choose electronic ID cards only, rather than hard copies.

UHC Direct Debit Update For Group Sizes 1, 2, or 3

UnitedHealthcare’s Scheduled Direct Debit program deducts premium payments automatically from your clients’ bank account.

Medical Mutual Update: PNC HSA Account Transfers

Through an agreement with PNC Bank, Medical Mutual has paid $2.50 per member/per month administrative fee associated for all MMO groups and individuals with a PNC Bank health savings account (HSA). This fee will no longer be paid effective March 1, 2018.

Talking Points for Addressing the Tax Bill and the Individual Mandate

Senate Republicans recently approved the repeal of Obamacare’s individual shared responsibility penalty as part of the 2017 reconciliation act.