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What to Do with Medical Loss Ratio (MLR) Rebate Checks and Pandemic Rebates from Carriers

Many employers are beginning to receive Medical Loss Ratio (MLR) rebate checks from carriers for calendar year 2019, which are due by September 30, 2020. Some employers may also be receiving premium rebates because of COVID-19. Here's what you need to know.

U.S. Supreme Court to Consider Affordable Care Act . . . Again

The U.S. Supreme Court announced on March 2 that it will review a ruling by U.S. 5th Circuit Court of Appeals regarding the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

The Clear Choice: SecureCare Dental and Vision

With SecureCare, your clients can bundle Dental and Vision coverage for employees and save. They will get just one monthly bill, and make one payment for both plans.

Major Portfolio Announcements from CaliforniaChoice!

We’ve received the following announcement from CaliforniaChoice

Insurance Technology: 3 Trends to Expect in 2020

With 2020 well underway, you may be wondering what you can expect as far technology changes and trends in the health care and health insurance industries.

IFP Updates from Health Net

Things to know as you help members during the COVID-19 national pandemic.

A Letter from Word & Brown President Jessica Word

At Word & Brown, we recognize the unprecedented times you, your family, and your clients are facing.

A Look at How Technology Is Changing the Health Insurance Industry

Technology is changing the world – and health insurance brokers are not immune. While our industry has not always embraced change, the pace of change in increasing. In the past, paper-based applications were the standard.