Tuesday, September 20, 2016

See if you qualify for coverage

You can enroll in a 2016 Marketplace health insurance plan if you have a life event that qualifies you for a Special Enrollment Period.

Find out if you qualify. You’ll only have 60 days from when the qualifying life event occurs to enroll in coverage. Those events can include:

  • Losing your current health coverage
  • Moving to a new home
  • The birth or adoption of a child

Visit HealthCare.gov today for a full list of life events and to see if you qualify for a Special Enrollment Period. 

Saturday, September 17, 2016

BNI Waterside Chapter Leadership Training -David Mark Decherd

Business Networking International , BNI                  

Leadership Team Training-Lee/Collier, 7:45a-12:00p, FL Southwestern State College, Ft. Myers is Right Around the Corner!
Hi Mark Decherd,
We're excited to see you soon! And, we know you will enjoy this opportunity to connect with other business professionals and expand your network.

You are registered for the following upcoming event:

Leadership Team Training-Lee/Collier, 7:45a-12:00p, FL Southwestern State College, Ft. Myers
• 09/17/2016 7:45 AM to 09/17/2016 12:00 PM
• Florida Southwestern - Lee Campus
8099 College Parkway
Building A
Fort Myers
United States - 33919
• Leadership Team Training-Lee/Collier, 7:45a-12:00p

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Helping Consumers Enroll In Marketplace Coverage Can Be Tricky

Helping consumers enroll in Marketplace coverage can be tricky — even for an expert like you. Don’t you wish there was a manual that walked through everything you need to know? Great news — there is!  

Check out the latest Federally-facilitated Marketplace (FFM) and Federally-facilitated Small Business Health Options Program (FF-SHOP) Enrollment Manual, now posted on the Agents and Brokers Resources webpage. This manual summarizes operational policy and guidance on eligibility and enrollment activities within the FFMs, including State-based Marketplaces – Federal platform (SBM-FPs) and the SHOP Marketplace. It includes detailed guidance on the following key topics:
  • Enrollment in the Individual Market FFM
  • Enrollment in the SHOP Marketplace
  • Direct enrollment
  • Special enrollment periods
  • Premiums
  • Terminations
  • Retroactivity
  • Reinstatements
  • Enrollment reconciliation
  • Form 1095-a generation and corrections
Contact Us:
  • For information about the FFM agent and broker program, contact the Producer and Assister Help Desk via email at FFMProducer-AssisterHelpDesk@cms.hhs.gov or call the Agent and Broker Call Center at 1-855-267-1515 and select option “1.”
  • Direct questions about a client’s Individual Marketplace plan to the Marketplace Call Center at 1-800-318-2596.
  • Direct questions about SHOP Marketplace coverage to the SHOP Call Center at 1-800-706-7893.