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Get Aetna Part D Leads at No Cost

Aetna and SMS have partnered to get you FREE PDP leads. 

Get Social With SMS

Discuss issues that are important in the senior market, ask questions, and get immediate access to SMS content and insights by following SMS on social media.

Discover Dual Special Need Plans (DSNPs) from UnitedHealthcare

Dual Special Need Plans (DSNPs) from UnitedHealthcare offer comprehensive benefits at reasonable rates.

21st Century Cures Act Becomes Law

The 21st Century Cures Act was passed by the House in November and by the Senate in December, and now has been signed into law by President Obama.

SMS Service and Technology Help Make 2016 AEP Season a Success

The 2016 Annual Enrollment Period was record-breaking at Senior Market Sales, Inc. There are record-breaking statistics that help demonstrate how our service and technology helped you during the busiest time of the year.

Provider Look-up and Network Search (PLANS)

With the new Provider Look-up and Network Search (PLANS) tool, you can locate healthcare providers by zip code radius and/or provider type.

Start Planning for AEP Today, For Your Choice of CVS Pharmacies

Does AEP seem distant as you enjoy these last weeks of summer? Well, you’ll want to act soon if you want to participate in a great referral partnership opportunity in your community.  Registration for the SilverScript Retail Program closes September 14, just two weeks from now!

Why SMS & SilverScript for this year's AEP?

Each year as AEP approaches, you face the decision of what PDP plan to offer your clients. This year, why not go with the No. 1 PDP plan sponsor* that has offered $0 deductible plans across all tiers two years in a row?

Humana Announces Certification Guidance for 2017 Plan Year

Humana has announced important certification information for 2017 plan year.

Level Up Marketing Assistance Program

Are you ready to reach the next level? The Level Up Medicare Marketing Assistance program elevates your business with funds and tools to help generate leads and reach clients.

Major Differences between MA and MedSupp

With 10,000 baby boomers turning 65 every day until 2030, insurance agents are interested in how they can help their clients with their Medicare decisions. In this video, Sean Pekarsky, associate director of Med Solutions at Senior Market Sales, discuss the differences between Medicare Advantage and Medicare Supplement. Click here to watch the entire video: http://ow.ly/102S5Y

Reminder: What MA-PD Members Can and Can't Do During the MA-PD Disenrollment Period

The Medicare Advantage Disenrollment Period runs from Jan 1 to Feb. 14. Here's a reminder of what members can and can't do during that period.

Medicare Answers: High-Cost Drug Not on Formulary

An expensive new drug is not on any carrier's formulary for this year or next. What should the agent do to get it covered? 

Electronically Signed Scope of Appointment Forms

With SMS’ new CMS-approved eSignature Scope of Appointment process for agents who use Lead Advantage, you can get a signed SOA form in two to three minutes.

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SMS' software and tools help you manage and simplify your practice, save time, eliminate mistakes and make your business stand out among the crowd.