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News from the Blues: Growing Our Medicare Business

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Only 15% of our members “stay Blue” when they age into Medicare at 65, leaving a lot of room for growth. 

New Google Certification for ACA (Affordable Care Act) Advertising

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Update to Healthcare Policy (June 2021): Google has announced a new certification program for health insurance advertisers to aid in curbing misinformation or fraud. This special certification will be required for ACA health insurers or third-party brokers who want to run Google Ads. B rokers will need to provide documentation showing they are permitted under state law to sell health insurance.      Beginning May 3rd, 2021, brokers can apply for certification. Certification must be completed by June 2nd, 2021. If certification is not completed by June 2nd, Google will no longer be able to serve their ads.   You can Read Full Google Ad Policy Here >

Molina Payment Portal Guide

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Hello Broker Partners, Molina's premium payment portals have transitioned to our new vendor HealthPlan Services (HPS). Please review our new Payment Guide for more information about our revamped payment platform and user flow. New Molina Payment Guide We are not currently able to take payments through our MyMolina member portal, but the functionality should be available again soon. Also, recent enrollment changes and payment updates are not reflecting on some members accounts yet. Please check back on their accounts tomorrow. Additionally, please let us know if you run into any other issues with the updated functionality. VIEW FULL MOLINA PAYMENT PORTAL PDF We appreciate your patience as we upgrade our Enrollment, Premium Billing and Payment systems. MOLINA CONTRACTING >

Blue Cross 2022 Medicare Certication Training

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Dear Producers, We are pleased to announce that the 2022 Medicare certification training will be available to producers in July.

HHS Announces Commitments from Partners to Encourage Latino Consumers to Enroll in Health Insurance Coverage through HealthCare.gov

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Today, Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Xavier Becerra announced commitments from national organizations to support Latino outreach and enrollment efforts during the current Special Enrollment Period (SEP) made available on HealthCare.gov by President Biden due to the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency.  As part of the Latino Week of Action April 18th - 24th, these organizations and HHS will share information with Latino consumers and use social media to encourage them to enroll in affordable, quality health plans through HealthCare.gov.

A Fun, New Way to Promote the Importance of Financial Empowerment

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Help spread the word this Financial Literacy Month with our new YouTube channel, F* is for Finance.

Cigna: GET THE SEP REWARD YOU DESERVE.

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2021 Producer Special Enrollment Period Bonus Individual and F amily Plans : Cigna Health and Life Insurance Co mpany

Friday Health Plans: 2021 SEP Commission Bonus Program

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INDIVIDUAL HEALTH PLANS: New Members COMMISSION: $100 per Member Qualifications & Details: Must enroll a minimum of 5 new members to be eligible for the bonus. Bonus is on every new member sold, once a minimum of 5 have been effectuated Bonus is retroactive and applies to effective dates of March 1st through September 1st, 2021. Policies must be bound by September 1st to qualify Bonus will be calculated for a one-time payment in September and paid in October

2021 Marketplace Special Enrollment Period Report

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The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) report that over 528,000 Americans signed up for health insurance from the start of the 2021 Marketplace Special Enrollment Period (SEP) for consumers in HealthCare.gov States through March 31st, including approximately 322,000 signups from March 1st to March 31st. 

Ambetter SEP Bonus Program Extended!

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Bonus Program Extended! Earn up to $200 per member for new enrollments through August 15th, 2021!