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June 25, 2019

Important Highmark Update: Register to Attend!! Producer Webinar - Highmark and UPMC Reach 10 Year Contract

Highmark is hosting a 45-minute webinar with Q&A on Wednesday, June 26 at 4 p.m. to discuss the new Highmark and UPMC 10 year contract.

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June 25, 2019

UPMC - Highmark Contract

UPMC and Highmark have agreed to a long-term contract which will allow Highmark members continued in-network access to all UPMC physicians and facilities in wes

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June 24, 2019

Highmark Update: Highmark and UPMC Agree to 10-year Contract

The organizations agreed to a 10-year contract offering full in-network access to Highmark members in certain health products in Pittsburgh an Erie.

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June 18, 2019

IMPORTANT HIGHMARK UPDATE: UPMC Out of Network Emergency Department Care for Highmark Members

Highmark is hosting a 30-minute webinar on Wednesday, June 19 to discuss UPMC Out of Network Emergency Department (ED) care and access for Highmark members.

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June 6, 2019

Important Aetna Funding Advantage Updates - Week of 6/4/19

Good news! The PCORI calculator has been updated to better assist your clients with figuring out their fee.

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June 4, 2019

Important notice about Aetna Funding Advantage

Tell your customers about the new Attain by AetnaSM app!

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May 30, 2019

IMPORTANT HIGHMARK UPDATE: Out of Network Emergency Department Care for Highmark Members

Highmark is hosting a 30-minute webinar on Tuesday, June 4 to discuss Out of Network Emergency Department (ED) care and access for Highmark members.

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May 30, 2019

New AFA IMQ and IMQ Support

You can start using our new small group AFA IMQ today. Starting 9/1/19 effective dates, we will no longer accept the old IMQ.

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May 29, 2019

Highmark Update: Pennsylvania Supreme Court rules that Consent Decree Can Be Modified Beyond June 30

On Tuesday, May 28, 2019 the Pennsylvania Supreme Court ruled that the Consent Decree governing the relationship between Highmark and UPMC can be modified.

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May 20, 2019

AFA Submission Deadlines

Case submission deadlines for Small Group (5-50*) Aetna Funding Advantage

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May 20, 2019

DOL Appeals Circuit Court Decision Striking Down AHPs

After the D.C. Circuit Court decision, the DOL could either appeal the decision or revise its AHP guidance.

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May 10, 2019

Alera Group Acquires ARMS Insurance Group

Alera Group, a leading national insurance firm, today announced its acquisition of ARMS Insurance Group (ARMS), effective May 1, 2019.

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May 10, 2019

ARMS - ALERA FAQs

Alera Group, a leading national insurance firm, today announced its acquisition of ARMS Insurance Group (ARMS), effective May 1, 2019. FAQ's

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May 7, 2019

Maternity Management Webinar Reminder

Don't forget to register for UPMC Health Plan's upcoming webinar to learn about our maternity management program.

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April 30, 2019

How Do You Control Claims Costs?

Out-of-network benefits are typically paid up to the 90th percentile of UCR (Usual, Customary & Reasonable).

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April 24, 2019

Aetna AFA Marketing Campaign Launch

The Aetna Funding Advantage campaign is a digital strategy designed to continue dialogue with Small Group decision makers and influencers.

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April 18, 2019

Highmark Update: Group Client Annual MSP/MLR Employee Count Collection

Highmark will be sending a letter to all group clients that had active Highmark medical and/or drug coverage in 2018 in western, central and/or northeastern PA.

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April 16, 2019

A Dental Plan Big on Affordability and Security

Administrative services only (ASO) dental plans are a popular way to offer comprehensive benefits at a lower cost.

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March 29, 2019

It's Not Too Late to Register! UPMC Health Plan Spring Producer Kickoff Meetings

You are invited to attend the UPMC Health Plan Spring Producer kickoff meetings.

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March 29, 2019

View Invoices in Springboard

With the new broker console it's easier than ever to get where you need to go in Springboard.

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