Exclusive Ease Promotion for PGP Brokers

Bring Your Book of Business Online To help our broker partners transition to Online Enrollment we have partnered with Ease to bring you an Exclusive Introductory Offer. Through this Exclusive Introductory Offer you will enjoy a substantially reduced rate and gain access to the  #1 rated  Benefits Administration and HR Software for groups with 2-250… Read More

Cybersecurity Update: Certification of Compliance Due April 15, 2020

All Covered Entities and licensed persons who are not fully exempt from the Regulation are required to submit a Certification of Compliance no later than April 15, 2020 (extended from February 15, 2020), attesting to their compliance for the 2019 calendar year. Note: Last year you were required to file two parts, a Notice of… Read More

Cigna Is Selling Their Group Life and Disability Divisions to New York Life

Cigna has announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement whereby New York Life will acquire their Group Life and Disability Insurance business. This acquisition is expected to close in the third quarter of 2020. Click Here for the official Press Release.

Congress has voted to fully repeal the Cadillac Tax and Health Insurance Tax

The legislation fully repeals the Cadillac Tax and repeals the Health Insurance Tax effective January 1, 2021. This means the Health Insurance Tax will still be in place for 2020 and will be gone in 2021. Below are summaries of these two taxes that are now fully repealed. Cadillac Tax: This tax was to take… Read More

Horizon BCBSNJ to provide $40.5M worth of 2018 premium rebates

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey announced on Thursday that a premium rebate check will be mailed out this month to 148,000 members who purchased a policy from the company in 2018. The average medical loss ratio, or MLR, check per member will be approximately $95, but they will vary, a spokesperson for the… Read More

New PEO Partner: EMPLOVA (Cigna Medical Benefits)

    Professional Group Plans is Now Contracted with EMPLOVA PEO We are excited to announce that we have expanded our Professional Employer Organization (PEO) representation to include EMPLOVA. Built around a Broker Friendly Model, EMPLOVA keeps the broker actively involved throughout the entire PEO process. Their target market is high-end white collar (financial services,… Read More

2020 In-Network Quick Reference Hospital Charts 

Below are links to our Quick Reference In-Network Hospital Charts outlining the hospital systems that are included in each carrier network.  New York In-Network Hospital Quick Reference Chart New Jersey In-Network Hospital Quick Reference Chart Connecticut In-Network Hospital Quick Chart