Showing posts from September, 2016

Amerihealth 65 HMO to Exit New Jersey for 2017

Important Medicare AnnouncementAmerihealth 65 HMO to Exit New Jersey for 2017AmeriHealth HMO, Inc. has announced it will not renew its Medicare contract for 2017.  All Medicare beneficiaries currently enrolled in the AmeriHealth 65 Preferred and AmeriHealth 65 Medical Only plans will receive, or may have already received, letters explaining their rights and eligibility for new plans.  For all Medicare beneficiaries currently enrolled in one of these plans you must take action to ensure you have coverage for January 1st, 2017.  If you take no action you will be placed back on Original Medicare.  You may join a plan between October 15th, 2016 and February 29th, 2017.  If you do not choose a plan with prescription drug coverage by February 29th you will not have prescription drug coverage in 2017.  If you choose a plan between October 15th and December 31st coverage will begin on January 1st of 2017.  If you choose a plan after January 1st it will begin February 1st, 2017.  Choosing a pl…

NJ Medicare Seminar Schedule for 2016

The following is the official schedule of Aetna Medicare Seminars during the 2016 Annual Enrollment PeriodClick to add an event to your Google CalendarDirect Link to New Jersey Medicare Seminar Calendar
The post NJ Medicare Seminar Schedule for 2016 originally appeared on the BGA Insurance Group Blog

Did You Receive Your Annual Notice of Change?

At this point, most seniors should have received their Annual Notice of Change (ANOC) from their insurance provider. It will detail anything that you should know about changes to your plan. If you have received these documents and are not sure how to proceed, we can certainly help you understand the implications and details.How can BGA Insurance Group help seniors in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware? With our Medicare expertise of course! We are licensed to help seniors choose the right coverage for their needs.In the following video, agent James Tomlinson talks about BGA Insurance Group and how we are able to provide service to seniors: Video TranscriptHello, my name is James Tomlinson and I am a broker with BGA Insurance Group. Before I get started I will give a brief description of our company. BGA Insurance Group was founded in 2008 by two agents with one goal: to assist seniors and their families with their retirement and financial planning. It has since grown to a brokerage …

Medicare Seminar in Pennsauken, New Jersey

AnnouncementSeminar On Medicare Open Enrollment In Pennsauken on Oct. 12, 2016PYAA Field HouseWith the beginning of fall, it’s not just the leaves that change; for those age 65 and older, the Medicare Open Enrollment period begins on Oct. 15. Many Medicare health and prescription drug plans will make changes that take effect January 1, 2017; and some may even end, requiring the beneficiary to seek out new plans.Individuals currently with Medicare health or prescription drug plans will receive an Annual Notice of Change (ANOC), if they haven’t already. This notice informs beneficiaries of all of the changes in their plans, or if a plan is ending. From Oct. 15 to Dec. 7, seniors age 65 and older have a chance to shop for new plans and make changes in their Medicare coverage that will take effect at the beginning of next year.To help with this process, BGA Insurance Group, a Pennsauken-based company that specializes in helping seniors choose Medicare Supplemental Insurance plans, will be…