ATTENTION ALL BCBS-NC U-65 AGENTS!
- Category: Health Care Reform
- Published: Tuesday, 04 September 2018
- Written by Barbara Huffman
Important and up to date news regarding the insurance industry.
Health Care Reform
CMS Announces Special Enrollment Periods for Americans Impacted by Recent Hurricanes. Agency provides special open enrollment periods for 2017 Medicare and Exchange coverage.
As a result of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will make available special enrollment periods for all Medicare beneficiaries and certain individuals seeking health plans offered through the Federal Health Insurance Exchange. This important step gives these individuals and families who have been impacted by the hurricanes the opportunity to change their Medicare health and prescription drug plans and gain access to health coverage on the Exchange immediately if eligible for a special enrollment period.
Molina Has Extended Binder Payment for January 1, 2017 Effective Date Until January 15, 2017!
Special Election Period Available to Members Impacted by Hurricane Matthew in North Carolina
The U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services understands that many Medicare beneficiaries have been affected by Hurricane Matthew, and it wants to ensure that all beneficiaries are able to compare their health care options and make enrollment choices for 2017.