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10/15/18 - 6 things you should know as Medicare enrollment begins [The Tribune-Review, Greensburg]
Oct. 15 If you are enrolled in Medicare, starting Monday you will have the chance to choose plans for 2019. The process can be particularly confusing in Western Pennsylvania, where two leading health care giants UPMC and Highmark are severing ties with each other. The end of their relationship means seniors choosing a Medicare Advantage plan
10/15/18 - Amerigroup Will Offer Medicare Advantage Plans in Pima and Maricopa Counties for 2019
Amerigroup will be offering up to six Medicare Advantage health plans in Pima and Maricopa Counties in 2019. Many of the company s Medicare Advantage plans, such as Amerivantage CareMore Smart Value, Amerivantage CareMore Classic, and Amerivantage CareMore Diabetes, have $0 monthly premiums, offering access to high-quality healthcare services wi
10/15/18 - Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Will Offer Medicare Advantage Plans in 10 Colorado Counties for 2019
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Colorado will be offering up to two Medicare Advantage health plans in ten counties in 2019. Both Anthem MediBlue Plus and Anthem MediBlue Dual Advantage have $0 monthly premiums, offering access to high-quality healthcare services without an additional premium. $0 copay annual hearing exam and an annual allowan
10/15/18 - Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Will Offer Medicare Advantage Plans in 13 Maine Counties for 2019
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Maine will be offering up to four Medicare Advantage health plans in 13 counties in 2019. Medicare-eligible individuals living in Aroostook, Hancock, Lincoln, Oxford, Sagadahoc, Somerset, and Waldo counties will have two new Anthem plans available to them for next year. $0 copay annual dental cleaning $0 copay a
10/15/18 - Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Will Offer Medicare Advantage Plans in 132 Virginia Counties and Cities for 2019
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Virginia will be offering up to eight Medicare Advantage health plans in 132 counties and independent cities in 2019. Anthem s health plan for individuals eligible for Medicare and Medicaid will be available in nearly every Virginia county.. $0 copay two dental exams and two dental cleanings per year $0 co
10/15/18 - Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Will Offer Medicare Advantage Plans in 43 Wisconsin Counties for 2019
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Wisconsin will be offering up to four Medicare Advantage health plans in 43 counties in 2019. Many of the company s Medicare Advantage plans, such as Anthem MediBlue Plus and Anthem MediBlue Dual Advantage, have $0 monthly premiums, offering access to high-quality healthcare services without an additional pre
10/15/18 - Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Will Offer Medicare Advantage Plans in 51 Missouri Counties for 2019
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Missouri will be offering up to four Medicare Advantage health plans in 51 counties in 2019. Many of the company s Medicare Advantage plans, such as Anthem MediBlue Plus and Anthem MediBlue Dual Advantage, have $0 monthly premiums, offering access to high-quality healthcare services without an additional prem
10/15/18 - Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Will Offer Medicare Advantage Plans in 6 New Hampshire Counties for 2019
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in New Hampshire will be offering up to four Medicare Advantage health plans in six counties in 2019. Anthem strives to develop innovative solutions that aim to make it simpler for consumers to lead healthier lives, said Tomas Orozco, President of Anthem s East Medicare Region. We are excited to expand
10/15/18 - Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Will Offer Medicare Advantage Plans in 62 Georgia Counties for 2019
Anthem MediBlue Essential Anthem MediBlue Plus Anthem MediBlue Dual Advantage Anthem MediBlue Access Anthem MediBlue Access Basic. Many of the company s Medicare Advantage plans, such as Anthem MediBlue Plus and Anthem MediBlue Access Basic, have $0 monthly premiums, offering access to high-quality healthcare services without an additional premi
10/15/18 - Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Will Offer Medicare Advantage Plans in all 120 Kentucky Counties for 2019
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Kentucky will be offering up to four Medicare Advantage health plans in the 120 counties in 2019. Many of the company s Medicare Advantage plans, such as Anthem MediBlue Plus and Anthem MediBlue Dual Advantage, have $0 monthly premiums, offering access to high-quality healthcare services without an additional
10/15/18 - Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Will Offer Medicare Advantage Plans in all 8 counties for 2019
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Connecticut will be offering Medicare Advantage health plans in all 8 counties in 2019. Medicare-eligible individuals living in all Connecticut counties will have at least one new Anthem plan available to them for next year. $0 copay annual dental cleaning $0 copay annual eye exam and $175 for vision hardware pe
10/15/18 - Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Will Offer Medicare Advantage Plans in all Indiana Counties for 2019
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Indiana will be offering up to six Medicare Advantage health plans in all counties in 2019. Many of the company s Medicare Advantage plans, such as Anthem MediBlue Plus and Anthem MediBlue Dual Advantage, have $0 monthly premiums, offering access to high-quality healthcare services without an additional premi
10/15/18 - Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Will Offer Medicare Advantage Plans in all Ohio Counties for 2019
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Ohio will be offering up to ten Medicare Advantage health plans in all 88 counties in 2019. Many of the company s Medicare Advantage plans, such as Anthem MediBlue Preferred, Anthem MediBlue Prime Select, and Anthem MediBlue Dual Advantage, have $0 monthly premiums, offering access to high-quality healthcare
10/15/18 - Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Will Offer Medicare Advantage Plans in Clark County for 2019
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Nevada will be offering up to eight Medicare Advantage health plans in Clark County in 2019. Many of the company s Medicare Advantage plans, such as Anthem Value Plus, Anthem StartSmartPlus, Anthem MediBlue Plus, and Anthem MediBlue Dual Advantage, have $0 monthly premiums, offering access to high-quality hea
10/15/18 - Anthem Blue Cross Will Offer Medicare Advantage Plans in 21 California Counties for 2019
Anthem Blue Cross will be offering up to fifteen Medicare Advantage health plans in 21 counties in 2019. Many of the company s Medicare Advantage plans, such as Anthem MediBlue Plus, Anthem MediBlue Select, Anthem MediBlue Dual Plus, Anthem StartSmart Plus, and Anthem Value Plus, have $0 monthly premiums, offering access to high-quality healthca
10/15/18 - Arkansas drops 4,100 more from Medicaid over work rule
Arkansas has nearly doubled the number of people removed from its expanded Medicaid program over a new work requirement that's the subject of a federal lawsuit. The state Department of Human Services on Monday said more than 4,100 people lost their Medicaid coverage for not complying with the rule, which requires some beneficiaries to work 80 hours
10/15/18 - BrainHQ Brain Exercises Spread Across 2019 Medicare Advantage Plans
There will be a new type of benefit to look for brain fitness exercises in many Medicare Advantage plans for 2019, as the open enrollment period begins this week across the United States. Posit Science, the maker of the clinically-proven BrainHQ web and mobile brain training apps, announced that its brain exercises will be offered by select
10/15/18 - Brighter Smiles as Medicare On Video Helps Patients Find The Best Dental Plans
Healthy teeth make life worth living. From eating on that salad to enjoying your favorite hot or cold drinks, unhealthy teeth keep spoiling the fun.. "Joanne TREASURE ISLAND, FL, UNITED STATES, October 15, 2018/ EINPresswire.com/ At Medicare on Video, https://www.medicareonvideo.com they are all about good oral hygiene.
10/15/18 - CarePartners of Connecticut now enrolling local seniors in new Medicare Advantage plans
Connecticut seniors planning to enroll in a Medicare plan this fall have a new option when it comes to choosing their benefits. CarePartners of Connecticut, a new, not-for-profit Medicare health insurance organization, has created a new health plan: one that believes people with Medicare can be better served when health care providers and insuran
10/15/18 - CareSource seeks to grow Medicare business past startup phase [T-break Tech (Middle East)]
CareSource is about to enter its third year operating a Medicare plan in Ohio and is preparing for the start of open enrollment season Monday. Its 20,000- member Medicare business is comparatively small to its Medicaid business, which has more than 1.8 million members in Ohio and four other states. Public records with the Ohio Department of Insuran
10/15/18 - Central Texas Seniors Defying The Odds Featured On 2019 "Austin 60 Strong" Calendar
Twelve Central Texas residents in their sixties have been chosen to be featured on the exclusive Austin 60 Strong 2019 calendar that highlights events and activities around Austin, and serves as a roadmap to good health. A panel of Austin celebrity judges selected the 60 Strong Ambassadors because they exemplify how life after sixty can be a posi
10/15/18 - Cigna-HealthSpring Announces 2019 Medicare Advantage Plans with New Benefits Championing Access to High-Quality, Personalized and Affordable Care
Our goal is to help the people we serve live healthier, more secure lives, and we offer personalized, affordable and easy-to-use health care solutions to help them every step of the way, said Brian Evanko, president of Cigna-HealthSpring. Cigna-HealthSpring is maintaining or reducing premiums in 87 percent of its MA plans compared to last yea
10/15/18 - Concerned citizens launch coalition, billboard campaign for Medicaid expansion [Chattanooga Times Free Press, Tenn.]
Oct. 15 A new billboard along Highway 27 in Chattanooga is one of several across the state highlighting Tennessee's economic loss and others' gain from the state's choice not to expand Medicaid. The billboards feature a sports fan wearing the colors of two state universities Kentucky and Arkansas from the neighboring states that expanded Medi
10/15/18 - EDITORIAL: There's even more proof that Medicaid expansion works [Bangor Daily News, Maine]
If any further proof is needed to show that expanding Medicaid works to improve the health and well-being of low-income working people, a look at what is happening in Kentucky and Arkansas offers important evidence. After they expanded Medicaid, the two states had the largest drop in the percentage of state residents without health insurance betwee
10/15/18 - Empire BlueCross and Empire BlueCross BlueShield Will Offer Medicare Advantage Plans in 17 New York Counties for 2019
Empire strives to develop innovative solutions that aim to make it simpler for consumers to lead healthier lives, said Tomas Orozco, President of the company s East Medicare Region. We are excited to expand the reach of our Medicare Advantage plans and enhance our services in 2019 so that more individuals are able to receive healthcare
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