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Health Plan Options

A New Individual Health SEP

Pennsylvania has approved a special election period for those that are currently losing subsidized COBRA through the American Rescue Plan. Contact us today for more details if you don’t want to miss this opportunity to assist your current client base that could be affected OR if you are not Pennie certified but still want the opportunity to build your client base and earn additional revenue through our Orion program!

  • COBRA subsidies end September 30th
  • SEP lasts for 60 days from the qualifying event

Call Lindsey Landis at 717-216-8073 or schedule a time to meet to find out how we can help you enroll your <65 clients on health insurance!

Biden Announces Sweeping Federal COVID-19 Vaccination Mandates for American Employers, Employees

On Thursday, the Biden Administration announced a new plan to use federal regulatory powers to reduce the number of unvaccinated Americans. The thrust of the administrative initiative involves “substantially increas[ing] the number of Americans covered by vaccination requirements,” primarily through mandates that “will become dominant in the workplace.” Read more

Pennie | Important Information on Pennie Notices

Pennie launched its Periodic Data Matching (PDM) process and those customers who had a resulting data matching issue (DMI) received a notice indicating they had a discrepancy they needed to resolve. Read more.

Pennie | Broker Certification

The new and free Pennie-Certified Broker training is now available! Read more.

Pennie | What Effective Date Will My Client Receive?  

Check out this Special Election Period Quick Reference Chart. Read more.

2022 Pennie and Marketplace Training is Now Available 

The free 2022 Pennie Broker Training is now available through the Train PA system and can be accessed for both new and returning brokers on the Pennie Broker site under "Get Certified." Read more.

9/16 Growing Resilience: The Power of Human Connection and Lessons

Join Central Penn Business Group on Heath and Dr. Diller, Director of WellSpan Employee Assistance Program on Thursday, September 16th at 11am for a Online Event: Mental Health Series - Growing Resilience: The Power of Human Connection and Lessons. In this session, Dr. Diller provides a guide on the key areas in supporting our fellow colleagues and coworkers. Register now.

9/21 Geisinger | You’re Invited to Our September Webinar!

During Geisinger's upcoming webinar, David Brady, strategic consultant, will give a high-level overview of the No Surprises Act. He’ll talk about this new law included within the Consolidated Appropriations Act, what it means for employers and what GHP is doing about it. We’ll also hear from Michael Shepherd, MD, medical director for behavioral health, who will present on the Mental Health Parity provision. Join Geisinger on Tuesday, Sept. 21, at 1 p.m. to hear from our team and get your questions answered. Register now.

9/22 Capital BlueCross | Join Our 2022 Group Product Training and Compensation Overview

Join Capital BlueCross on September 22nd at 10:00am for our annual commercial group product training. See what you can earn through our enhanced incentives program. Check out the new products and total benefits packages we're bringing to market across each segment. Register now

9/22 HealthCare2U - A Direct Primary Care Model

Please join us to learn about a new-to-market Direct Primary Care model that can be offered to employer groups as a stand-alone benefit, combined with a MEC/MVP program or even with a comprehensive group health plan. Register now.

10/5 Mark Your Calendar For Highmark's Free Market Health Webinar

Please join Highmark on October 5th at 1:00 p.m. for an educational session on a new specialty medication initiative, Free Market Health. Register now

10/20 Capital BlueCross: 2022 Individual/Family Product Roll-Out

Join URL and Capital for a preview of their 2022 products and changes for individual and family plans. Register now.