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CMS Blackout Period: Nov 9-17

CMS STOPS PROCESSING ENROLLMENTS DURING THIS PERIOD. They are updating their systems and unfortunately it happens during AEP because it has to be done before the new year begins. Agents still turn in applications as usual, they will just show as pending until they

Posted in Industry News, Medicare Advantage/Part D Prescription, Medicare Information

Omaha Health Insurance Company’s Sanction Lifted In Florida

“We are pleased to announce that Mutual of Omaha has received all necessary licenses and approvals and will offer its Medicare Prescription Drug Plans in the state of Florida, effective immediately. An administrative issue with our license to sell Part

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AEP Walmart Retail Program

We want to congratulate one of our new agents, Marla Coplin, for getting the “Service Spotlight” in her local newspaper! The picture above is Marla at her booth at her local Walmart. Read the full article [HERE]. This is Marla’s first

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Vote Eldercare!

Eldercare Insurance Services is lead by individuals who understand the mindset, needs and goals of independent producers like you. We are certain you will find EIS different from other brokerages in several positive ways. IF YOU COULD VOTE ELDERCARE, WE

Posted in Company Information, Legislative News

Halftime Report For The Annual Enrollment Period

AEP runs for 8 weeks and we are starting week 4 today. Which means you technically have 5 weeks left. Carriers are still accepting certifications if you would still like to give AEP a try for additional business. Email

Posted in Company Information, Medicare Advantage/Part D Prescription, Medicare Information, Uncategorized

Only Two Months Left To Submit 2018 Business

There are only two months left to submit 2018 business. If you don’t work holidays and weekends then there is only 38 days left. Have you checked your year to date numbers? Are you in the running to win a

Posted in Company Information

Medicare AEP Week 3: Hocus Pocus Everybody Focus

  Welcome to week 3 of Medicare AEP.  Making choices about Medicare is scary, so make sure your clients are aware you are there for them. Let’s focus on making sure seniors healthcare needs are covered. Eldercare Insurance Services now offers

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What Does A “Successful” AEP Actually Mean?

  The 2nd week of AEP is already done and gone. That means there are only 6 weeks left. Even though it seems AEP just started the count down until the end has begun. So where do you stand on

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Available PartD And Medicare Advantage Plans for 2019

More than 20 million Medicare beneficiaries (34%) are enrolled in Medicare Advantage plans, which are mainly HMOs and PPOs offered by private insurers as an alternative to the traditional Medicare program. In 2018 the  largest segment of the Medicare Part D

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CMS Releases 2019 Medicare Parts A & B Premiums and Deductibles, Pinching High-Income Enrollees

On October 12, 2018, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released the 2019 premiums, deductibles, and coinsurance amounts for the Medicare Part A and Part B programs. “CMS is committed to empowering beneficiaries with the information they need

Posted in Industry News, Medicare Information