And the money kept rolling in…

And the money kept rolling in…By Julie Mason Last week, CMS announced the 17 Medicare Advantage (MA) plans subject to civil monetary penalties (CMPs) based on their 2016 audit findings. Until this year, the months of February and March in the MA space meant the...

Thinking of playing in the Medicare Advantage sandbox?

Thinking of playing in the Medicare Advantage sandbox? Ah, autumn.  The rustle of falling leaves, glowing Jack o’lanterns on front porches, and pondering whether to join the Medicare Advantage fray.  One can ponder the possibility for a few more months until the hard...

2016 MMG Significant Changes by Julie Mason

2016 MMG Significant Changes by Julie Mason. Here are the noteworthy revisions (that CMS placed in red text), as well as the clarifications (that CMS did not place in red text) to the 2016 Medicare Marketing Guidelines (MMG).  125 pages of guidance. To read more...