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News-Medical-Net
Experts lay out key steps to change 'one-size-fits-all' consumer cost-sharing approachin that direction is already in the works: This January, the Centers for Medica
Experts lay out key steps to change 'one-size-fits-all' consumer cost-sharing approach
News-Medical-Net / Posted 7 hours ago
in that direction is already in the works: This January, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will launch the Medicare Advantage (MA) Value-Based Insurance Design Model. It's an opportunity for MA plans run by private insurance... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
CHOMP parent company, SVMH considering partnershipon maintaining health and wellness through “preventive, coordinated care.” Asp
CHOMP parent company, SVMH considering partnership
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 12 hours ago
on maintaining health and wellness through “preventive, coordinated care.” Aspire Health was formed in 2013 and offers a Medicare Advantage plan that wraps hospital, doctor and drug benefits into a single “locally owned, one-stop plan for... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
CHOMP parent company and SVMH considering partnershipon keeping people healthy and that is a vision shared by both organizations.”
CHOMP parent company and SVMH considering partnership
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 18 hours ago
on keeping people healthy and that is a vision shared by both organizations.” Aspire Healthwas formed in 2013 and offers a Medicare Advantage plan that wraps hospital, doctor and drug benefits into a single “locally owned, one-stop plan for... Read more
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The Hill
Fixing Puerto Rico's economy — fulfilling the promise of PROMESAthe Medicare Part D program and they are not automatically enrolled in Medicare
Fixing Puerto Rico's economy — fulfilling the promise of PROMESA
The Hill / Posted 19 hours ago
the Medicare Part D program and they are not automatically enrolled in Medicare Part B. Additionally, their highly-popular Medicare Advantage program receives about 43 percent less in reimbursement than the national average, despite having similar... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
South Side News & Notesfree medication reviews, as well as flu vaccines priced at $30 each or free for
South Side News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 22 hours ago
free medication reviews, as well as flu vaccines priced at $30 each or free for patients covered by Medicare Part B, Medicare Advantage Plans and most insurance plans. For more information about the event, contact Event Day Marketing at... Read more
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Morningstar
A Fourth-Quarter Financial Calendar for Retireesadults can re-shop their Medicare coverage--specifically, their Medicare Part D
A Fourth-Quarter Financial Calendar for Retirees
Morningstar / Posted 2 days ago
adults can re-shop their Medicare coverage--specifically, their Medicare Part D (prescription drug) coverage and Medicare Advantage plans--during this period. (Note that open enrollment for healthcare coverage through the Affordable Care... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Health partnering aims to reduce costs for memberssecond-largest hospital system is notable because the organizations two years a
Health partnering aims to reduce costs for members
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
second-largest hospital system is notable because the organizations two years ago engaged in a bitter public feud over one Medicare Advantage plan offered by BlueCross BlueShield that excluded non-emergency care at Catholic Health... Read more
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Wilson County News
Health tips, advice for travellersvaccinations and/or preventative medications are recommended. �Check your insu
Health tips, advice for travellers
Wilson County News / Posted 2 days ago
vaccinations and/or preventative medications are recommended. �Check your insurance: If you have health insurance or a Medicare Advantage plan through an HMO or PPO that covers in-network doctors only, check your plan to find out what’s covered... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
SENIOR NEWS: Sept. 25, 2016a better understanding of how Medicare works. Topics will include supplemental
SENIOR NEWS: Sept. 25, 2016
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 3 days ago
a better understanding of how Medicare works. Topics will include supplemental insurances, prescription drug plans, EPIC, Medicare Advantage Plans and more. Additionally, there will be 90-minute sessions at the Center for Healthy Aging at... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
BlueCross scales back Affordable Care Act plans in Tennesseeplaces where BlueCross sells individual plans will not affect BlueCross's state
BlueCross scales back Affordable Care Act plans in Tennessee
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
places where BlueCross sells individual plans will not affect BlueCross's statewide coverage offered for employers, Tenncare or Medicare Advantage plans. Contact Dave Flessner at dflessner@timesfreepress.com or Andy Sher at asher@times freepress.c... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, Knoxvilleto drop Obamacare coverage in parts of the Memphis, Knoxville and Nashville reg
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 4 days ago
to drop Obamacare coverage in parts of the Memphis, Knoxville and Nashville regions. The drop will not affect seniors with Medicare Advantage plans, those enrolled with BlueCare or anyone who has insurance through their employer, but it will... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, Knoxvilleto drop Obamacare coverage in parts of the Memphis, Knoxville and Nashville reg
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 4 days ago
to drop Obamacare coverage in parts of the Memphis, Knoxville and Nashville regions. The drop will not affect seniors with Medicare Advantage plans, those enrolled with BlueCare or anyone who has insurance through their employer, but it will... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, Knoxvilleto drop Obamacare coverage in parts of the Memphis, Knoxville and Nashville reg
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
to drop Obamacare coverage in parts of the Memphis, Knoxville and Nashville regions. The drop will not affect seniors with Medicare Advantage plans, those enrolled with BlueCare or anyone who has insurance through their employer, but it will... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, Knoxvilleto drop Obamacare coverage in parts of the Memphis, Knoxville and Nashville reg
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 4 days ago
to drop Obamacare coverage in parts of the Memphis, Knoxville and Nashville regions. The drop will not affect seniors with Medicare Advantage plans, those enrolled with BlueCare or anyone who has insurance through their employer, but it will... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, Knoxvilleto drop Obamacare coverage in parts of the Memphis, Knoxville and Nashville reg
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
to drop Obamacare coverage in parts of the Memphis, Knoxville and Nashville regions. The drop will not affect seniors with Medicare Advantage plans, those enrolled with BlueCare or anyone who has insurance through their employer, but it will... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, Knoxvilleto drop Obamacare coverage in parts of the Memphis, Knoxville and Nashville reg
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville
Hawaii News Now / Posted 4 days ago
to drop Obamacare coverage in parts of the Memphis, Knoxville and Nashville regions. The drop will not affect seniors with Medicare Advantage plans, those enrolled with BlueCare or anyone who has insurance through their employer, but it will... Read more
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WALB Albany
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, Knoxvilleto drop Obamacare coverage in parts of the Memphis, Knoxville and Nashville reg
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville
WALB Albany / Posted 4 days ago
to drop Obamacare coverage in parts of the Memphis, Knoxville and Nashville regions. The drop will not affect seniors with Medicare Advantage plans, those enrolled with BlueCare or anyone who has insurance through their employer, but it will... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, Knoxvilleto drop Obamacare coverage in parts of the Memphis, Knoxville and Nashville reg
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 4 days ago
to drop Obamacare coverage in parts of the Memphis, Knoxville and Nashville regions. The drop will not affect seniors with Medicare Advantage plans, those enrolled with BlueCare or anyone who has insurance through their employer, but it will... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, Knoxvilleto drop Obamacare coverage in parts of the Memphis, Knoxville and Nashville reg
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 4 days ago
to drop Obamacare coverage in parts of the Memphis, Knoxville and Nashville regions. The drop will not affect seniors with Medicare Advantage plans, those enrolled with BlueCare or anyone who has insurance through their employer, but it will... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, Knoxvilleto drop Obamacare coverage in parts of the Memphis, Knoxville and Nashville reg
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 4 days ago
to drop Obamacare coverage in parts of the Memphis, Knoxville and Nashville regions. The drop will not affect seniors with Medicare Advantage plans, those enrolled with BlueCare or anyone who has insurance through their employer, but it will... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, Knoxvilleto drop Obamacare coverage in parts of the Memphis, Knoxville and Nashville reg
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 4 days ago
to drop Obamacare coverage in parts of the Memphis, Knoxville and Nashville regions. The drop will not affect seniors with Medicare Advantage plans, those enrolled with BlueCare or anyone who has insurance through their employer, but it will... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, Knoxvilleto drop Obamacare coverage in parts of the Memphis, Knoxville and Nashville reg
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 4 days ago
to drop Obamacare coverage in parts of the Memphis, Knoxville and Nashville regions. The drop will not affect seniors with Medicare Advantage plans, those enrolled with BlueCare or anyone who has insurance through their employer, but it will... Read more
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Roll Call
Not Your Father's GOP: The Deficit Debate Has DisappearedDemocrats did attempt to change some of the spending can be seen in the 2010 he
Not Your Father's GOP: The Deficit Debate Has Disappeared
Roll Call / Posted 4 days ago
Democrats did attempt to change some of the spending can be seen in the 2010 health care law, specifically, their cutting Medicare Advantage funding (Medicare Advantage Plans are offered by private companies and seniors opting to use them receive... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, Knoxvilleto drop Obamacare coverage in parts of the Memphis, Knoxville and Nashville reg
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 4 days ago
to drop Obamacare coverage in parts of the Memphis, Knoxville and Nashville regions. The drop will not affect seniors with Medicare Advantage plans, those enrolled with BlueCare or anyone who has insurance through their employer, but it will... Read more
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KXXV Waco
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, Knoxvilleto drop Obamacare coverage in parts of the Memphis, Knoxville and Nashville reg
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville
KXXV Waco / Posted 4 days ago
to drop Obamacare coverage in parts of the Memphis, Knoxville and Nashville regions. The drop will not affect seniors with Medicare Advantage plans, those enrolled with BlueCare or anyone who has insurance through their employer, but it will... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, Knoxvilleto drop Obamacare coverage in parts of the Memphis, Knoxville and Nashville reg
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 4 days ago
to drop Obamacare coverage in parts of the Memphis, Knoxville and Nashville regions. The drop will not affect seniors with Medicare Advantage plans, those enrolled with BlueCare or anyone who has insurance through their employer, but it will... Read more
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Senior Journal
Medicare Advantage premiums remain stable in 2017 with better plansMedicare & Medicaid News 2017 Open Enrollment for Medicare health and drug p
Medicare Advantage premiums remain stable in 2017 with better plans
Senior Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Medicare & Medicaid News 2017 Open Enrollment for Medicare health and drug plans begins on October 15, 2016 and ends on December 7. Sept. 26, 2016 – Good news for many seniors:... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, KnoxvilleObamacare coverage in the Memphis, Knoxville, and Nashville regions of Tennesse
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 4 days ago
Obamacare coverage in the Memphis, Knoxville, and Nashville regions of Tennessee. The drop will not affect seniors with Medicare Advantage plans, those enrolled with BlueCare, or anyone who has insurance through their employer. Coverage will... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, KnoxvilleObamacare coverage in the Memphis, Knoxville, and Nashville regions of Tennesse
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 4 days ago
Obamacare coverage in the Memphis, Knoxville, and Nashville regions of Tennessee. The drop will not affect seniors with Medicare Advantage plans, those enrolled with BlueCare, or anyone who has insurance through their employer. Coverage will... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, KnoxvilleObamacare coverage in the Memphis, Knoxville, and Nashville regions of Tennesse
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 4 days ago
Obamacare coverage in the Memphis, Knoxville, and Nashville regions of Tennessee. The drop will not affect seniors with Medicare Advantage plans, those enrolled with BlueCare, or anyone who has insurance through their employer. Coverage will... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, KnoxvilleObamacare coverage in the Memphis, Knoxville, and Nashville regions of Tennesse
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 4 days ago
Obamacare coverage in the Memphis, Knoxville, and Nashville regions of Tennessee. The drop will not affect seniors with Medicare Advantage plans, those enrolled with BlueCare, or anyone who has insurance through their employer. Coverage will... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, KnoxvilleObamacare coverage in the Memphis, Knoxville, and Nashville regions of Tennesse
BlueCross BlueShield drops Obamacare in Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 4 days ago
Obamacare coverage in the Memphis, Knoxville, and Nashville regions of Tennessee. The drop will not affect seniors with Medicare Advantage plans, those enrolled with BlueCare, or anyone who has insurance through their employer. Coverage will... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
BlueCross BlueShield dropping ACA healthcare access to 100K Tennesseansfive ACA regions where options from other insurers haven’t been readily availab
BlueCross BlueShield dropping ACA healthcare access to 100K Tennesseans
WSMV Nashville / Posted 4 days ago
five ACA regions where options from other insurers haven’t been readily available. The change does not affect seniors with Medicare Advantage plans, those enrolled with BlueCare or anyone who has insurance through their employer. For the areas... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Memphis, Nashville and Knoxville dropped from Obamacare by BlueCrossTennesseans in every Marketplace region will still have an option for individua
Memphis, Nashville and Knoxville dropped from Obamacare by BlueCross
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 4 days ago
Tennesseans in every Marketplace region will still have an option for individual coverage under the ACA.” The does not affect seniors with Medicare Advantage plans, those enrolled with BlueCare or anyone who has insurance through their e... Read more
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The Morning Call
Health networks, insurers join forcesSt. Luke's to save $500,000 annually, according to St. Luke's. Additionally, S
Health networks, insurers join forces
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
St. Luke's to save $500,000 annually, according to St. Luke's. Additionally, St. Luke's and Geisinger will introduce a Medicare Advantage product for Medicare recipients in the Lehigh Valley. Under traditional Medicare plans, the government... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Many older adults don't control high blood pressure, CDC saysand in certain geographical areas. The report analyzed data from more than 18.
Many older adults don't control high blood pressure, CDC says
Hawaii News Now / Posted 5 days ago
and in certain geographical areas. The report analyzed data from more than 18.5 million people who were enrolled in Medicare Advantage or Medicare Part D prescription drug coverage in 2014. It recommends that health care providers work to... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Many older adults don't control high blood pressure, CDC saysand in certain geographical areas. The report analyzed data from more than 18.
Many older adults don't control high blood pressure, CDC says
KXXV Waco / Posted 5 days ago
and in certain geographical areas. The report analyzed data from more than 18.5 million people who were enrolled in Medicare Advantage or Medicare Part D prescription drug coverage in 2014. It recommends that health care providers work to... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Many older adults don't control high blood pressure, CDC saysand in certain geographical areas. The report analyzed data from more than 18.
Many older adults don't control high blood pressure, CDC says
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 5 days ago
and in certain geographical areas. The report analyzed data from more than 18.5 million people who were enrolled in Medicare Advantage or Medicare Part D prescription drug coverage in 2014. It recommends that health care providers work to... Read more
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FOX Business
How To Make The Most Of MedicareThat was part A, and B, and D, so now it's probably time to talk about part C,
How To Make The Most Of Medicare
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
That was part A, and B, and D, so now it's probably time to talk about part C, which is more commonly known as Medicare Advantage. Todd, do you want to take that one? Campbell:Yeah. And by the way, you did that right. It's hard to talk... Read more
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FOX Business
How To Make The Most Of MedicareThat was part A, and B, and D, so now it's probably time to talk about part C,
How To Make The Most Of Medicare
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
That was part A, and B, and D, so now it's probably time to talk about part C, which is more commonly known as Medicare Advantage. Todd, do you want to take that one? Campbell:Yeah. And by the way, you did that right. It's hard to talk... Read more
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FOX Business
The 7 Most Common Medicare Mythsdental, vision, or hearing care. If you're interested in these services, you ma
The 7 Most Common Medicare Myths
FOX Business / Posted 6 days ago
dental, vision, or hearing care. If you're interested in these services, you may want to consider an all-encompassing Medicare Advantage plan or purchase separate health insurance for these services from a private insurer. In total, there are... Read more
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FOX Business
The 7 Most Common Medicare Mythsdental, vision, or hearing care. If you're interested in these services, you ma
The 7 Most Common Medicare Myths
FOX Business / Posted 6 days ago
dental, vision, or hearing care. If you're interested in these services, you may want to consider an all-encompassing Medicare Advantage plan or purchase separate health insurance for these services from a private insurer. In total, there are... Read more
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ABC Montana
Montana insurer to shut down in 2017company will continue to process claims from this year in 2017. New West has 1
Montana insurer to shut down in 2017
ABC Montana / Posted 7 days ago
company will continue to process claims from this year in 2017. New West has 15,000 customers, including 14,000 with Medicare Advantage coverage. It employs 84 people in Helena, Kalispell and Billings. Policyholders can choose another health... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Montana insurer to shut down in 2017company will continue to process claims from this year in 2017. New West has 1
Montana insurer to shut down in 2017
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 7 days ago
company will continue to process claims from this year in 2017. New West has 15,000 customers, including 14,000 with Medicare Advantage coverage. It employs 84 people in Helena, Kalispell and Billings. Policyholders can choose another health... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Montana insurer to shut down in 2017company will continue to process claims from this year in 2017. New West has 1
Montana insurer to shut down in 2017
KECI Missoula / Posted 7 days ago
company will continue to process claims from this year in 2017. New West has 15,000 customers, including 14,000 with Medicare Advantage coverage. It employs 84 people in Helena, Kalispell and Billings. Policyholders can choose another health... Read more
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Business Wire
A.M. Best Withdraws Credit Ratings of Universal American Corp. and Its Subsidiariesnow heavily concentrated in Medicare, with both Accountable Care Organizations
A.M. Best Withdraws Credit Ratings of Universal American Corp. and Its Subsidiaries
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
now heavily concentrated in Medicare, with both Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) in its non-insurance operations and Medicare Advantage in its core markets in Texas and the Northeast regions through the insurance entities. This press release... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
We need to start over on Obamacareof the ideas build on successful programs like Health Savings Accounts, the Med
We need to start over on Obamacare
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
of the ideas build on successful programs like Health Savings Accounts, the Medicare prescription drug program and Medicare Advantage. We can and must do better than Obamacare, and the voters know it. Tribune Content Agency Grace-Marie... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Other Views: Time to review your Medicare coveragenew coverage you select will take effect Jan. 1, 2017. In addition to Part D d
Other Views: Time to review your Medicare coverage
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 9 days ago
new coverage you select will take effect Jan. 1, 2017. In addition to Part D drug plans, open enrollment applies to Medicare Advantage health plans, which are essentially managed care plans run by private insurers approved by Medicare. If... Read more
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The News & Observer
How to handle benefits for seniors? NC voters get choice in Senate racenor Senate office would make Burr available for an interview on the topic. Suc
How to handle benefits for seniors? NC voters get choice in Senate race
The News & Observer / Posted 9 days ago
nor Senate office would make Burr available for an interview on the topic. Such a proposal would likely operate similar to Medicare Advantage – an option growing in popularity. In North Carolina, about 30 percent of seniors use Medicare Advantage.... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Aetna merger with Humana could hurt competition, hike costs in Illinois, AMA saysmore choices to consumers and greater access to higher quality, more affordable
Aetna merger with Humana could hurt competition, hike costs in Illinois, AMA says
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
more choices to consumers and greater access to higher quality, more affordable care. She said the deal is mainly about Medicare Advantage — Medicare plans offered by private insurers — not the commercial products the AMA study analyzed. The AMA... Read more
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