- Category: Senior Markets
- Published: Monday, 06 January 2020
- Written by Rebekah Williams
New rules took effect on New Year’s Day. The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (“MACRA”) was signed into law on April 16, 2015. MACRA prohibits the sale of Medigap policies that cover Part B deductibles to “newly eligible” Medicare beneficiaries. Those affected by the change must pay the $198 Medicare Part B deductible themselves. ThinkAdvisor has an article you’ll find helpful. Click here to read it.