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CMS Hands Out Civil Money Penalties To 3 More Medicare Plans

Today, I’m finishing up my series on the Medicare Plan Sponsors that CMS has issued Sanctions and/or Civil Money Penalties for in 2020! THREE more plan sponsors to discuss! CMS sent notice to Ms. Aparna Abburi, President of Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC), on February 28, 2020, that CMS was imposing a Civil Money Penalty in the amount of $381,272.00! HUGE Penalty people! According …

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CMS SLAPS Humana With Hefty Civil Money Penalty

CMS SLAPS Humana With Hefty Civil Money Penalty Hey Medicare Nation! CMS Imposes a Civil Money Penalty against HUMANA! CMS conducted an “Audit” of Humana’s Medicare Operations from June 3, 2019, through June 21, 2019. Humana failed to comply with Medicare requirements related to Part D formulary and benefit administration and coverage determinations, appeals, and …

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CMS Imposes BIG Sanctions on Delaware Life Ins. Company

Hey Medicare Nation! Today, I’m informing you about The Centers For Medicare & Medicaid Services Notice, given to Mr. Art Carlos, CEO of Delaware Life Insurance Company. In a notice dated January 31, 2020, CMS notified Mr. Carlos that they were immediately imposing Intermediate “Sanctions” against Delaware Life Insurance Company. CMS determined that Delaware Life Insurance Company is …

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How Much Does it Cost For COVID19 Services Under Medicare?

Hey Medicare Nation! Medicare has taken many steps to assist you during the COVID-19 crisis. 1. CORONAVIRUS TESTS Medicare Part B (Medical Insurance) covers a test to see if you have coronavirus (officially called COVID-19). This test is covered when your doctor or other health care provider orders the test. I spoke about testing for COVID-19 in the …

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Part D Prescription Drug Plan Info For 2020

Hey Medicare Nation! www.TheMedicareNation.com It’s October! That means it’s Medicare Time! The Annual Enrollment Period is just around the corner. Did you receive your “Annual Notice of Changes (ANOC)” for your Medicare Advantage Plan or Prescription Drug Plan? If not….contact your plan and request the ANOC. Today……I want to talk with you about Part D …

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