New Medicare Special Enrollment Periods and What You Can Do

Posted on December 10th, 2018 in Industry Updates by Jackson

Beginning in 2019, there will be a new Open Enrollment Period for Medicare Advantage. This period will run from January 1 – March 31. If any of your patients are enrolled in a Medicare Advantage plan, they have a one-time opportunity during this period to...

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2019 Medicare Changes

Posted on October 19th, 2018 in Industry Updates by Jackson

Open Enrollment is upon us! The Amplicare team analyzed the data out there and identified key changes to help you help your patients this Open Enrollment.

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Quality Metrics for Drug Plans Are Impacting Pharmacies’ Bottom Line—Here’s How to Turn That Around

Posted on September 25th, 2018 in Industry Updates by Jackson

Created by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) in 2007, the Star Rating System is designed to incentivize Medicare Advantage and Part D plans to provide higher quality care. The rating also informs patients how well a plan performs, generating more transparency in the healthcare marketplace. High-performing plans enjoy rewards, like bonus payments and greater marketing opportunities. Plans that perform poorly, however, can experience serious penalties

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