UnitedHealthcare/Oxford will discontinue the upfront waiver of cost share for Virtual Visits through Teladoc®, Doctor On Demand™ and AmWell® as of October 1, 2020.

See below for UnitedHealthcare/Oxford Beginning October 1, 2020, members will pay the cost share for both COVID-19 and non-COVID-19 services up front. The Virtual Visit cost share will revert to client specific pre-COVID cost share. Non-COVID-19 Virtual Visit coverage at no cost share ends September 30, 2020. UnitedHealthcare/Oxford will reimburse members for Virtual Visit cost-share… Read More

Horizon BCBSNJ 2021 Convey Miramar Agent Registration Information

On March 25th, we notified you of Governor Murphy’s intent to move New Jersey off of the Federal Exchange to it’s own state based exchange. (Click Here for the full announcement from Governor Murphy). This state exchange has now been launched under the name GetCoveredNJ. As in previous years, if  you intend on selling individual… Read More

Healthfirst 2021 Broker Webinar

Healthfirst will be offering a webinar for information and updates on their 2021 commercial EPO product portfolio The Healthfirst 2021 Broker Webinar will be offered on September 22, 10am–11am, or on September 23, 1pm–2pm. Register below. Click here to register for September 22 Click here to register for September 23

Horizon Creditable Coverage Notice Reminder

See below from Horizon’s Brief Notes regarding the upcoming Creditable Coverage Notice Deadline – October 15, 2020 Applies to: All markets Creditable Coverage Notice Reminder Health plan sponsors (employer groups) that offer prescription drug coverage to Medicare-eligible employees and their dependents are required to notify those employees and dependents whether their coverage is creditable or… Read More

Emblem New Portal Transmission

See below from Emblem regarding transition to their new portal.  The countdown to the new portal has begun! But we can’t move you over unless we have your updated information. Be sure to check your contact number and anything else that may have changed recently. Remember, for a seamless transition without delays, you must: Verify… Read More

Our New Partner Smylen: The Smart Dental Benefit

Smylen was created by former dentists that recognized a huge gap in the dental industry. About 50% of employees don’t go to the dentist because current dental options don’t work for everyone. The result is missed work and less confidence. Smylen gives employers a smart dental benefit that helps fill this void, reduce wasted dental premiums, and… Read More

Coverage extension for furloughed or temporarily laid off employees AmeriHealth NJ

In our ongoing commitment to our clients and their members during the COVID‑19 pandemic, AmeriHealth New Jersey will honor employer requests to continue coverage for employees furloughed or temporarily laid off as a result of the impacts of COVID‑19 through December 31, 2020. Please refer to this updated benefits grid for more details regarding extensions.

Horizon BCBSNJ COVID-19 Update: Antibody Testing

See below Brief Notes regarding a COVID-19 Update for Antibody Testing Applies to: Fully Insured Commercial Markets COVID-19 Update: Antibody Testing The COVID-19 (coronavirus) public health emergency has resulted in changes to the delivery and coverage of health care, including new protocols, new tests and new administrative decisions. Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New… Read More