CMS recently released the 2022 Advance Notice Part 1, with a heavy emphasis on the shift from RAPS to EDS to calculate risk scores. Here’s what you should know.
The 2021 Star Ratings Second Plan Preview has officially been released. GHG’s Melissa Smith discusses the impacts to health plans and the ways in which MA plans can prepare.
CMS recently released the 2021 Chapter 2 Enrollment Changes. GHG’s VP of Sales, Marketing & Strategy, Diane Hollie, summarizes the key changes here.
Star Ratings Plan Preview periods are officially underway. In this article, GHG’s Melissa Smith summarizes the most noteworthy changes implemented during the First Plan Preview.
On July 7, 2020, CMS distributed a draft addendum to address changes required for Integrated DSNPs for Unified Appeal and Grievance processing in the Parts C & D Enrollee Grievances, Organization/Coverage Determinations, and Appeals Guidance. Noteworthy changes are summarized here.
GHG recently held a virtual roundtable with leaders from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana, HPOne, and Senior Market Sales discussing AEP sales strategies during a pandemic and presidential election. Read a synopsis of the topics covered and watch the webinar recording on demand.
CMS is increasing the weight of member experience measures beginning with the 2021 star ratings. This AIS Health article explores some of the ways in which MA plans can prepare.
Now that CMS has released 2021 updates for agents and brokers, it’s important to explore these changes in the context of COVID-19 and how standard Medicare selling practices will not be sufficient for this year’s AEP.
With CMS’ release of the Contract Year 2021 Final Rule, MA plans now have some clarity regarding the many Star Ratings proposals made earlier this year.
In a recent webinar presented with Deft Research, GHG shared the key lessons learned from the 2020 AEP results. Read a synopsis of what these lessons entail and watch the webinar recording on demand.