As we look onto 2021, Dickerson is happy to roll out a series of webinars to keep you informed and also credentialed. Be sure to look at our calendar of upcoming events, which includes CE courses hosted by our very own Dave Fear.
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DICKERSON SMALL & LARGE GROUP UPDATES
Vivity is a clinically integrated network of top-ranking health systems, including UCLA and Cedars, previously only available for Large Group in Southern California.
Cigna + Oscar Portfolio and Bonus Updates
Cigna + Oscar announced they will be offering PPO plans on the Open Access Plus network as of January 1st, 2022! Cigna + Oscar revised their bonus program!
Forrester recently recognized Health Net as #1 in Customer Service. Health Net is also rated as one of America's Best Customer Service Companies by Newsweek.
Mental Health Parity and Transparency Provisions
The MHPAEA prohibits a group health plan from applying limitations to its mental health treatments that are more restrictive than the plan’s medical benefits.
DICKERSON INDUSTRY NEWS UPDATES
A change in FDA rules during the pandemic has let women receive the drugs needed for a medical abortion by mail after a telemedicine appointment.
President Biden unveiled the White House’s “Path out of the Pandemic” which is also being referred to as the “Six-Pronged Plan”.
Californians will soon be able to dial a new three-digit number when seeking help for a mental health crisis. This “robust statewide call center” is being designed as an alternative to 9-1-1 calls.
The Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021 (CAA) was signed into law on December 27, 2020, and includes several provisions impacting group health plans and health insurance issuers.
DICKERSON INDIVIDUAL MARKET UPDATES
VSP is paying an additional $40 per new enrollment for Q4! This is a bonus on top of new enrollment commissions!
Medica is Expanding
Medica is expanding to Arizona for 2022. Medica will also be expanding to the St. Louis market for 2022.
Dickerson is proud to announce that we’re now a GA partner in all states including California for BrightHealth.