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Oscar Announcement

Oscar Announcement

Just announced this month Oscar has plans to expand to 14 markets across nine states in 2019, pending regulatory approval.

State blew $1.3 billion on Medicaid coverage for people already enrolled in other plans, audit finds

State blew $1.3 billion on Medicaid coverage for people already enrolled in other plans, audit finds

Thought of the Day:

NY State’s lack of oversight in Medicaid enrollment resulted in $1.3 Billion wasted over the last 6 years. This audit comes at the same time the NY State Assembly passes a Single payer bill. NY State cannot effectively run the Medicaid program and yet we should believe they can run and watch over a program that covers all NY residents?

The bulk of those wasted funds cannot be recovered, state comptroller says

By Caroline Lewis

Thanks to a lack of oversight, the state Health Department doled out $1.3 billion in six years in Medicaid premiums for people who were already enrolled in other comprehensive health plans, according to a new report from state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli.

From the Desk of FILCO Specialty Sales Representative Christa Wilson: June 2018 Specialty “Tid Bits”

From the Desk of FILCO Specialty Sales Representative Christa Wilson: June 2018 Specialty “Tid Bits”

Great tips on specialty products, updates, to help you expand your specialty business.

Did you know groups sold from July through January effective dates get a 5% rate cap on their renewals?!3Q18 NY UHC rates, DMO and PPO rates:

3rd Quarter 2018 UHC Dental Rate Card - Upstate New York

3rd Quarter 2018 UHC Dental Rate Card - Downstate New York

3rd Quarter 2018 UHC Dental Rate Card - New York - Managed Select Plans

Does the group have Oxford/United medical? If so, it’s a 1,2,3 install process; just need sold plan design, master app, and census enrollment.

FIlco June 2018 Newsletter

In This Issue:

  • Carrier Highlights
  • Stay up to date at FILCO Blog and Calendar
  • A Message from our PEO Manager
  • Senior Care Update – Save the Date
  • NAHU Update
  • You Don’t build a business YOU BUILD PEOPLE and then people build the business. – Zig Ziglar

FIlco May 2018 Newsletter

In This Issue:

  • Carrier Highlights
  • Stay up to date at FILCO Blog and Calendar
  • PEO Update – Power Lunch
  • Senior Care Update
  • Specialty Update – Sun Life Dental
  • NAHU Update