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January 8, 2019

Happy 2019 and OEP from Highmark!

The Open Enrollment period (OEP) is in effect January 1st through March 31st. During this time, individuals enrolled in a Medicare Advantage plan are able...

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December 20, 2018

Highmark's NEW Medigap Rate Schedule

In an effort to provide premium rate consistency during the Medicare shopping season, Highmark has elected to utilize an off-calendar year rate renewal cycle...

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December 13, 2018

Thank You from Highmark!

Congratulations on surviving AEP! We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for all of your efforts this year ! Your hard work and dedication...

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December 4, 2018

Three Days Left to Go! You're Almost There!

Enrollment ends Friday, December 7th! Highmark is here to help you through the last few days of AEP!

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November 29, 2018

Eight Days Left to Enroll! Application Information Enclosed

Online applications will be accepted through the Producer Portal until 11:59 p.m. on Friday, December 7th. Agents will be unable to submit AEP applications...

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November 20, 2018

Upcoming Highmark Office Closures

In observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday, Highmark will be closed on Thursday, November 22nd and Friday, November 23rd...

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November 16, 2018

Highmark's Star Ratings: What You Need To Know

Did you know Highmark's Medicare Advantage plans are the largest 4.5 Star-Rated Plans in Pennsylvania?

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November 6, 2018

Are you Selling the Best Highmark Product in Central & Northwestern PA?

Our 2019 Community Blue Medicare Product offers many $0 benefits and provides a high-value, low-cost option for members looking to save! Review the info...

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November 6, 2018

Are you Selling the Best Highmark Product in Western PA?

Our 2019 Community Blue Medicare Product offers many $0 benefits and provides a high-value, low-cost option for members looking to save. Review the info...

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November 1, 2018

Looking to Earn More? Open to View Details on Highmark's New Medigap Product!

The new Whole Health Balance Program is an ancillary buy-up product created exclusively for Medigap Blue members!

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October 24, 2018

Highmark 2019 Star Ratings

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released Highmark's 2019 Medicare Star Ratings on October 10th...

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October 23, 2018

Highmark West Virginia Medigap Blue Whole Health Balance Program

The new Whole Health Balance Program is an ancillary buy-up product we created exclusively for Medigap Blue members!

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October 17, 2018

Network Update: Medigap

Medicare Advantage to Medigap Blue Conversion Safeguard New for Security Blue HMO-POS and Freedom Blue PPO members!

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October 16, 2018

Highmark Response to UPMC Out-of-Network (OON) Pre-payment Policy

On October 1, UPMC Health System confirmed that they will treat any Highmark Freedom Blue PPO or Security Blue HMO-POS MA member who wishes to receive care...

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October 15, 2018

Open to View our Agent Field Guide and Application Submission Tips!

The Annual Enrollment Period (AEP) has Begun! We look forward to partnering with you to make this the best AEP yet!

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October 5, 2018

Network Update: Highmark Has Expanded Out-of-Network Benefits

Highmark has a long history of offering a broad range of products for our Medicare members including both in-network and out-of-network benefits and remains...

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September 28, 2018

Highmark Security Blue HMO-POS Benefit Now Available

Point of Service (POS) is a benefit that allows an HMO plan to cover out-of-network care from providers who do not participate in Highmark's HMO network...

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September 27, 2018

Highmark 2019 Low-Income Subsidy Rates

Do you have clients with limited income or resources?

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September 24, 2018

Uniontown Hospital & Highmark Will Terminate the Medicare Advantage Contract Effective 1/1/19

Highmark values the importance of offering our members high quality and affordable access to health care close to home and will continue to maintain an open...

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September 12, 2018

Are You Ready To Sell Highmark 2019 Products?

AEP is only a few weeks away! Please review the important notes below to ensure you are ready to sell for 2019!

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