Monthly Archives: May 2017

CMS Kicks-off campaign to prepare for New Medicare Cards for Seniors.

On Tuesday, May 30, 2017, CMS kicked-off a multi-faceted outreach campaign to help providers get ready for new Medicare cards. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is preparing a fraud prevention initiative that removes Social Security numbers from

Posted in Legislative News

Aetna to Completely Pull Out of ACA by 2018

Health insurance company Aetna announced it will completely withdraw from the ObamaCare (ACA) marketplace in 2018.  After pulling out of several states last year, Aetna has made the decision to pull out of the two remaining states, Delaware and Nebraska.

Posted in Affordable Care Act

Centene Medicare Advantage re-branding to AllWell for AEP 2018.

Centene is launching a new national Medicare brand this summer for their 2018 product line. As of January 1, 2018, Centene product will become Allwell. Allwell is intended to evoke peace of mind, security, and compassionate care to consumers, and you

Posted in Medicare Advantage/Part D Prescription