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As the agency reviews auto-enrollment policies,

CMS To Temporarily Stop Accepting New Plan Proposals For Medicare Seamless Enrollment

By Michelle M. Stein / October 21, 2016 at 6:49 PM
CMS is temporarily suspending acceptance of new proposals that allow Medicare Advantage plans to automatically enroll new Medicare beneficiaries, a move praised by the Center for Medicare Advocacy, which is pushing for more consumer protections as CMS reviews its so-called seamless enrollment policies. The agency also released data on which plans have been approved to use this tool. Insurers that offer both Medicare and non-Medicare health plans -- including Medicaid managed care plans, Qualified Health Plans in the marketplace or...


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