News

Medicare

June 24, 2019

Pennsylvania Attorney General Announced Highmark/UPMC Future Relationship

Today, the Pennsylvania Attorney General announced that he has brokered a relationship between Highmark and UPMC.

Learn More
June 17, 2019

2020 AHIP Training is now Available

Highmark will be requiring the AHIP training as part of the 2020 Agent Training and Certification.

Learn More
June 11, 2019

2020 certification starts 7/10 | Contracting tool goes live 7/1 | Coming soon: VBE expands to new markets

Wish your clients a Happy Birthday, new contracting tools, SilverSneakers voting and more.

Learn More
June 11, 2019

Highmark Medigap Blue 24/7 Nurse Assistance Hotline

Coming Soon: 24/7 Nurse Assistance Hotline for Medigap Blue Members Beginning July 1

Learn More
June 6, 2019

Aetna Wants You to Treat Yourself this Summer!

Submit qualifying applications of Medicare Supplement and ancillary products between June 1 - 30, 2019 to earn a bonus.

Learn More
June 3, 2019

New Aetna Contracting Process Will Begin July 1

To help ensure a successful rollout, we are moving the start date for the new contracting process from June 17 to July 1.

Learn More
June 3, 2019

Your New Atena Agent Services Phone Number

We understand that during certain times of the year our phone lines can have high call volumes from policyholders. As a result, we

Learn More
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.

Learn More
May 29, 2019

Update on Highmark UPMC Consent Decree

Pennsylvania Supreme Court rules on the Attorney General's request for modification of the Consent Decree between Highmark and UPMC

Learn More
May 21, 2019

Highmark Medigap Updates - PA

Annual premium rate adjustments have been approved and will become effective July 1, 2019.

Learn More
May 21, 2019

Highmark Medigap Updates - WV

Annual premium rate adjustments have been approved and will become effective July 1, 2019.

Learn More
May 13, 2019

Heads Up: Action Required by Members Who Use SSA/RRB Premium Withhold Option

We want to notify you about an issue affecting all Medicare members who elected to pay plan premiums from their SSA or RRB check.

Learn More
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.

Learn More
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

Learn More
May 7, 2019

Highmark May Update: SEP Opportunities; Stroke Awareness Month

Effective January 1, 2019, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is paying the late enrollment penalty (LEP) in full for members in either of these programs.

Learn More
May 7, 2019

You Earn Dollars When Your Members Take Charge of their Health

It's important to help Dual Special Needs Plans (DSNP) and Chronic Special Needs (CSNP) members take full advantage of their UnitedHealthcare plan.

Learn More
April 24, 2019

New Contracting Process Starts June 17 | Marketing Studio Training | BenefitsCheckUp

We’re in the process of replacing our existing Aetna Medicare contracting system (nomoreforms) with an improved tool that will expedite the contracting process.

Learn More
April 4, 2019

Guide Your Clients to Better Health

Highmark Medicare Advantage and Whole Health Balance plan members have access to SilverSneakers.

Learn More
March 27, 2019

Highmark Reminders

Time to get rid of outdated and ineffective sales materials you may have lying around your office.

Learn More

Log in to access our full carrier forms database

Our broker portal provides 24/7 access to a centralized database of carrier forms, documents, and information managed by a team of ARMS' experts.
Access Now