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Cigna Medicare Advantage First Look 2021

This webinar provides highlights of the preliminary plan design in each of the markets, pending CMS approval.

UnitedHealthcare Medicare Advantage First Look 2021

This webinar provides highlights of the expansions as well as preliminary plan design in each of the markets, pending CMS approval.

WellCare Medicare Advantage First Look for 2021

This webinar will provide highlights of WellCare’s preliminary plan design in each of the markets, pending CMS approval.

Aetna Medicare Advantage First Look 2021

This webinar will provide highlights of Aetna’s preliminary plan design in each of the markets, pending CMS approval.

Humana Medicare Advantage First Look for 2021

This webinar will provide highlights of Humana’s preliminary plan design in each of the markets, pending CMS approval.

Senior Market Sales Service Update

Senior Market Sales® (SMS) wants to assure all of our producers and carrier partners that although we may be operating differently, we are committed to the same service standards to which you have been accustomed.

Dental Sales Series 2020

If you're not offering clients Dental, Vision and Hearing (DVH) coverage, it's time to ask yourself why.

Dental Sales Series 2020

If you're not offering clients Dental, Vision and Hearing (DVH) coverage, it's time to ask yourself why.

New To Medicare Tutorial Series

With baby boomers entering Medicare eligibility, the demand for experts in this field has increased. That’s why Senior Market Sales® (SMS) developed the exclusive New to Medicare tutorial series. With knowledge gained through these tutorials, agents can enter the lucrative Medicare markets with confidence, knowledge and viable client solutions.

Find More AEP Sales Using a Unique Solution

As the 2020 Annual Election Period (AEP) season takes off, many agents are realizing that this year represents one of change. With more than 8 million seniors affected by disruptions in their prescription drug plans for 2020, agents’ phones are ringing off the hook. Plus, updates to Medicare.gov and the Plan Finder have left many agents searching for solutions to help them make the best recommendations to their clients. Fortunately, Senior Market Sales® (SMS) has developed solutions to these challenges.

SMS Offers a Solution to Medicare.gov's Prescription Drug List Policy Changes

Have you heard the news? As of October 1, 2019 agents will no longer be able to access prescription drug lists for their clients on Medicare.gov using the new Plan Finder. This represents a significant change, making the process of obtaining this information more difficult, and less pertinent even if it is obtained. Consequently, agents who use the site for that purpose and fail to adjust their procedures, will likely see their MA-PD and Part D sales suffer.

Manufacture Time and Make More Sales this AEP Season

In this webinar, presented by Senior Market Sales® (SMS) Vice President of Medicare Solutions Dwane McFerrin, CLU®, CFP®, RHU®, CLTC, you’ll discover how FREE proprietary technology solutions from Senior Market Sales® can create more time for you to close more sales.

Medicare Advantage Plans and Market Trends/Disruptions

With Annual Enrollment Period (AEP) 2020 just around the corner, Senior Market Sales® (SMS) addresses which is the best MA policy for clients — one structured as an HMO, PPO, or PFFS? This article compares these three plan structures so that you can provide value to your clients by helping them make a more educated MA plan decision.

What is MACRA

Answers to your questions about MACRA.

How does MACRA affect clients enrolled in Medicare on or prior to Dec. 31, 2019?

The bigger question is, how does MACRA affect clients that become eligible for Medicare Jan. 1, 2020 and after? 

What does MACRA mean for the agent?

What does MACRA mean for Medicare carriers?

Leads - The Recipe for Success

If you've sold in the Medicare market, you've likely asked yourself these two questions: How do I contact more leads? How can I close more leads? This on-demand webinar can help you answer both.