COVID-19 Update – COBRA Premium Subsidy Model Notices and FAQ

The US Department of Labor (DOL) has just released Model Notices and FAQ pertaining to the COBRA Premium Subsidy provision of the American Rescue Plan Act. Below are links to the documents and information provided by the DOL. Model Notices: General Notice and Election Notice Notice in Connection with Extended Election Period Alternative Notice Notice… Read More

PGP will be sponsoring a fully virtual New Jersey 24-credit CE class.

Sign up for this self-study course then take your test online to fulfill your New Jersey Continuing Education requirement. Course Registration: Sign up for your self-study course at https://www.webce.com/PGPBENEFITS Click on the Green “Life/Health” button on the bottom right (please ignore the section mentioning onsite proctoring at our NJ office – at this time a proctor… Read More

Legal Update Webinar: COBRA Subsidies, FSA Relief, Deadline Extensions & Other New Requirements

Date: Thursday April 8, 2021 Time: 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM REGISTER NOW To help our broker partners gain a better understanding of many new legal requirements that affect employers and employees we will be hosting a Legal Update Webinar presented by our Legal Partner, Thompson Hine on Thursday April 8 from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM.  This webinar will focus on new legislation from… Read More

Cigna Has Partnered with TalkSpace to Offer Members Access to Online Therapy

Talkspace is now available to all Cigna members across all Cigna products for the same cost as an in-network outpatient behavioral health visit at a providers office.   Talkspace is an online therapy platform that makes it easy and convenient for members to connect with a licensed behavioral therapist from anywhere, at any time. The Talkspace clinical… Read More

Introducing Cigna + Oscar in Connecticut – Learning Webinar

Introducing Cigna + Oscar in Connecticut Broker Learning Webinar 3/31 at 11 AM Register Here    Oscar has announced that they will be bringing Cigna + Oscars small group health plans to the Connecticut Market beginning with 7/1/21 effective dates (all 8 counties including Fairfield, Hartford, Litchfield, Middlesex, New Haven, New London, Tolland, and Windham). We are… Read More

Cybersecurity Regulation: Certification of Compliance Due April 15, 2021

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, 2021, attesting to their compliance for the 2020 calendar year. Note: Any DFS regulated entity or licensed person who filed a Notice of Exemption previously does not need to… Read More

Horizon Broker Education Webinar: Q&A Roundtable – IHC & Small Group

As part of their continuing Broker Education Series, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey is offering an upcoming Broker WebEx Session: Q&A Roundtable – IHC & Small Group Date & Times:   Session 1: April 1st  9:30am – 10:30am Session 2: April 1st  1:30pm – 2:30pm  Registration is required for the sessions (information below):… Read More

COVID-19 Update: NJ Individual – Extension of SEP and ARP Financial Relief

COVID-19 Update for the New Jersey Individual Market Impact of the American Rescue Plan Act and Extension of the COVID-19 Special Enrollment Period for Get Covered New Jersey  Extension of COVID-19 Special Enrollment Period Governor Murphy announced an extension of the COVID-19 Special Enrollment Period for Get Covered New Jersey to May 1, 2021. Below… Read More

At Home Connecticut Continuing Education

PGP is sponsoring a Connecticut 24-credit CE Virtual Course/Test Sign up for this self-study course then take your test at home to fulfill your Connecticut Continuing Education requirement.  Registration Instructions:  Click here to purchase the course called Affordable Care Act CT Use Coupon Code: pgp21 for the discounted price of $50 from $100 Click here to complete the exam… Read More