Archive | January, 2016

Cigna Sanction – Senior Surprise

Last week Cigna Healthcare was notified that it will not be allowed to sell any more Medicare Advantage or Medicare part D plans until further notice. The complaints previously filed about the services that were not approved and the prescriptions not allowed by the carrier were reviewed by the Federal authorities and deemed to be […]

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VERY Last Call

There was a time when the people of the land of US were able to sign up for health insurance any time the mood struck them. There was no requirement to buy insurance, but as prices of healthcare increased dramatically year after year, those who were tuned in recognized the value of the benefit and […]

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Which Plan Is Best?

We continue to be asked if an H.S.A. eligible health insurance plan is good decision even after people have made their plan elections for the year.  This seems to be a question that needs a moment of attention. There are certain high deductible health plans which qualify for health savings account contributions.  Each year the […]

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More Critical Details

 For those who enrolled on the Marketplace for health insurance and who received a subsidy, please look over the list below. 1-      Those individuals who have health insurance available through an employer are not eligible for a subsidy.  Whether the employer provided plan is good or bad, availability of coverage is one of the knock […]

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Four More Weeks To Go

I continue to be surprised at the phone calls from individuals now that the initial open enrollment has finished for those who need to enroll for their 2016 health insurance.  As much media attention as the enrollment process has received there are still many who are unsure of the rules and the consequences of inaction.  […]

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