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November 14, 2018

Highmark Update: Highmark offers CAR-T for Aggressive Blood Cancers

Effective November 2018, Highmark Inc. began offering Chimeric Antigen Receptor T-cell immunotherapy, commonly referred to as CAR-T for commercial members...

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November 14, 2018

Individual Market Update for the Week of Nov. 12, 2018

Marketing is engaging in a 2019 post-enrollment member onboarding program for all Highmark Individual ACA Members and we want our producer community to know...

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November 12, 2018

Don't Miss Out! Register Now for Highmark's Producer-Focused Spending Account Solution Webinar

Highmark is committed to providing you with innovative capabilities for spending account administration and client engagement...

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November 8, 2018

Agency Action Alert for the Week of November 5, 2018

Highmark Update: Delivering a More Valuable Spending Account Solution Producer Webinar Trainings - Register Now!...

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November 8, 2018

The Producer Insider: News for the Producer Community

We've added a "highlights" section to most articles, so you can quickly see the important information you need to share with your clients....

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October 31, 2018

Incorrect Benefit Grids Were Distributed With 1/1/19 Highmark Renewals

Any 2019 ACA plan benefit summaries pulled prior to today, including those that are available in ACA renewal letters, may not reflect 2019 benefit changes...

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October 31, 2018

Individual Market Update: Highmark's 2019 Open Enrollment Period

As the 2019 Open Enrollment period begins, we recognize the responsibility that you have to your clients and we will continue to provide the producer...

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October 9, 2018

Individual Market Update: 2019 Highmark Individual Under 65 ACA Product Training

Individual U65 Product training is immediately available to agents through Litmos. Our training is more interactive and easier to review...

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October 8, 2018

Highmark Central Individual Market Update: ACA Individual Market Commissions Are Increasing!

As we near the beginning of the 2019 Open Enrollment Period (OEP), we're excited to make the following announcement for our ACA Individual Market members...

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September 5, 2018

Small Group Update: Medical Loss Ratio Requirements

As you may be aware, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) established a medical loss ratio (MLR) requirement that applies to health insurers.

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August 27, 2018

Producer Incentive Program for New to Highmark Business in Central and Northeastern Pennsylvania

Agents who sell new to Highmark medical with prescription drug group business with 10/1/18 through 1/1/19 effective dates will receive this additional incentive

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August 8, 2018

Individual Market Update: 2019 Plan Year Registration & Training Information

Highmark requires agents and brokers complete current plan year Federally Facilitated Marketplace (FFM) Certification prior to helping consumers renew...

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July 25, 2018

Channel Insights: News for the Producer Community

True Performance: Highmark's Value-Based Reimbursement Program See how Highmark's True Performance program avoided more than $260 million health care costs...

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June 18, 2018

A.M. Best Upgraded Highmark Inc.'s Financial Rating

Agency Action Alert - Last week, A.M. Best upgraded Highmark Inc.'s financial rating to A (up from A-), affirming a stable outlook.

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May 16, 2018

Lehigh Valley Blue Incentive for Large Group Clients Extended Through January 1, 2019

Highmark's incentive program for new group business in Lehigh Valley, central and northeastern Pennsylvania encourages agents with an extra incentive...

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May 9, 2018

Highmark Partners with Sharecare for Highly Personalized Digital Health Experience

Agency Action Alert - On Thursday, May 3, Highmark announced that is entering a six-year partnership with Sharecare...

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May 9, 2018

Small Group Update - New! Special Bonus Offer for Small Group Sales in Central Pa

Highmark Blue Shield in central Pennsylvania is excited to offer a special commission bonus program for the sale of new small groups beginning this July!

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April 19, 2018

Highmark Update: Important Information about Spending Accounts

Beginning May 1, 2018, clients new to Highmark or new to spending accounts and an initial set of existing clients will be implemented...

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April 10, 2018

Network Update: Highmark Health Grants $25 Million to Penn State Health to Advance Cancer Care

Yesterday, Highmark Health announced a $25 million grant to support specialized cancer care and innovative research at Penn State Cancer Institute...

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