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Hurricane Harvey Carrier Communications

As many of our agents and their clients and members struggle through the challenges of Hurricane Harvey, carriers have announced … FULL STORY

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Overview of Telehealth / Virtual Visit Benefits by Carrier

By 2017, every major Texas medical carrier will cover telehealth / virtual virtual visit programs. The table provides an overview … FULL STORY

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Aetna Reducing Small Group Commissions to 2%

Effective Nov 1, 2016, Aetna is reducing commissions on small group community rated (ACA-compliant) plans to 2% in Texas on … FULL STORY

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Aetna to Discontinue PPO Plans in TX Small Group Aug 2016

Effective Aug 1, 2016, Aetna will discontinue offering PPO-based plans in the Texas small group, community rated market. Aetna will … FULL STORY

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Broker Commissions – Summary of 2016 Individual Medical Carrier Schedules

The official commission schedules from selected carriers on individual major medical (under 65 market) products effective in 2016 are linked … FULL STORY

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Aetna Removing Broker Commission in Small Group – update

Update on Tue, Jul 14…

Aetna decided to retract this Producer Service Fee strategy in small group beginning with groups effective … FULL STORY

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Reinsurance Submissions Due 12/5 for Self-Funded Accounts

All employers who offered a self-funded medical program (or “alternative funding”) in any months from Jan 2014 – Sep 2014 … FULL STORY

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2015 Composite (or Member) Rate Methods by Small Group Carrier

When HHS issued the market rating rules for small group policies effective in 2014, they generally prohibited traditional composite rating … FULL STORY

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Small Group Quoting for 12/1!

Kilpatrick Companies is quoting 12/1 rates within our illustration package with all of our medical carriers who offer plans to … FULL STORY

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Small Group Self-Funding Carrier Resources

This post provides links to product information and resources pertaining to each carrier’s self-funded (alternative funding) programs available to small … FULL STORY

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