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U-65 training for plan year 2020 is now on Pinpoint

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Arkansas Blue Cross committed to Medicare Advantage business

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Agent commissions going paperless on November 1

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New Medi-Pak® Medicare supplement plans for 2020

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Individual agent training for plan year 2020

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Ron DeBerry’s retirement triggers succession plan

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An update on Arkansas Blue Cross small group improvements

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Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield recognizes top producers for individual products

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Arkansas Blue Cross recently recognized the top producers of individual coverage sales in the under-age-65 and over-age-65 categories. The top producers were recognized during a dinner at Pleasant Valley Country Club in Little Rock. - Read More

Agent training opportunities coming soon

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Training season for Plan Year 2020 is just around the corner. The required step-by-step requirements will be sent in the middle of August, and the same training schedule and tracking system (Pinpoint) will be used as last year. The tentative schedule is listed below, and an email blast will be sent when each item is available. - Read More

New individual vision product – Vision Select

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  • Arkansas Blue Cross

Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield is introducing a new individual vision product, Vision Select, beginning September 1, 2019. Vision Select is similar to our Vision Plus product, which is being phased out, but will have a slight benefit and premium difference and will be offered alongside the Vision Classic product, which will continue. - Read More

Fully insured members now have virtual health: Care – anytime, anywhere.

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As of July 1, 2019, fully insured Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield members* (whether covered under individual or group policies) have access to medical help – via smartphone or computer – in those times when it’s difficult for them to go see a doctor in person. It is called virtual health, and it is powered by MDLIVE. - Read More

Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield offers assistance to members, employers affected by flooding

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New online shopping experience for agents & brokers

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Our goal is pretty simple: we want to combine the agent shopping experience with that of the corporate shopping experience. - Read More

Individual dental contracts changing systems

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Individual dental contracts will migrate to a different membership system starting in April 2019. Walk through the details of what's changing and why. - Read More

Group dental, vision moving to a different system

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  • AMISYS

Your group dental and vision members are being migrated to a different membership system at Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield. Read our FAQs to learn more about the migration and how it'll affect your clients and members. - Read More

Complete and Complete Plus Flyer and FAQs

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Complete and Complete Plus individual products are in the marketplace. After hosting a series of informational webinars, we wanted to tie up any loose ends and released a new agent FAQ about the products. You also can order or download a marketing flyer to use when selling the new products. - Read More

Upcoming webinars for new individual limited duration policies

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Join us for a webinar to learn more details about our new, under-65 individual limited duration products: Complete and Complete Plus. Only agents appointed to sell Arkansas Blue Cross individual metallic products will be eligible. - Read More

The Medicare Advantage Open Enrollment is back!

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CMS is bringing back the open enrollment period for Medicare Advantage participants. The OEP will be from January 1 – March 31, during which time plan participants can change to a different MA or MA-PD plan, disenroll from the plan and change Part D coverage. - Read More

Second phase of work requirement to begin January

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  • Arkansas Works

Phase II of the Arkansas Works work-requirement program is coming in January 2019, and it could affect some of your clients. - Read More

2019 Small Group Health Plan Grids are Here

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The 2019 small group health plan grids are here! Download them today. - Read More