Claremont Insurance Services

To keep you current on information critical to your business, below are updates and resources to support your sales and service efforts. To access our full library, visit the News and Industry Perspectives site.


Join us in welcoming Cigna + Oscar to the Northern California Small Group Market. Meet their sales team and hear more about the impressive Cigna EPO network that includes UCSF, Stanford, and even Sutter. See why Oscar's tech-first member experience has been so successful across the country offering free, unlimited telemedicine and a dedicated care team.

  • Date: Monday, August 10, 2020
  • Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am PDT

Discover how your clients can benefit from the power of Cigna's immense network strength fused with Oscar's consumer-centric, tech-driven healthcare experience. Register now!

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Blue Shield of CA

For employers who have been impacted financially by COVID-19, Blue Shield is continuing its flexible premium payment options for the month of August. Get the details.

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Blue Shield will continue to waive co-payments, coinsurance, and deductibles for treatment of COVID-19 for three more months through December 31, 2020. Learn more.

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With Blue Shield's new broker Medical Incentive Program, brokers can earn up to $100 per enrolled member, effective dates September 1, 2020, through January 1, 2021. Get the details.

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UnitedHealthcare Northern CA Producer Webcasts

UnitedHealthcare has extended, through October 22, 2020, their policies waiving cost-sharing for COVID-19 testing-related visits, testing and treatment, as well as telehealth coverage for COVID-19-related services. Learn more.

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Covered California

Covered California has announced that the IFP COVID-19 special enrollment period deadline is being extended to the end of August in order to give consumers additional time to sign up for health care coverage during the pandemic.

The California Department of Managed Health Care (DMHC) and the California Department of Insurance have also extended the IFP COVID-19 special enrollment period through August 31, 2020, which applies to all health plans (on- and off-exchange) in the individual market. Get the details.

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Claremont Introduces
Cigna + Oscar Webinar
Blue Shield:
• Extends Premium 
  Payment Plan 
• Extends COVID-19
  Cost-Sharing Waivers
• New Broker Medical
  Incentive Program
COVID-19 Policy
Extensions through
October 22, 2020
IFP COVID-19 Special
Enrollment Period 
Extended through 
August 31, 2020

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Healthcare Reform
Knowledge Center

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August 5
• Application Deadline:
  - DeltaCare
  - Delta Dental
  - Humana
• CAHU Women's
  Leadership Summit

August 6
• Application Deadline:
  - Blue Shield of CA
  - MetLife

August 7
• Application Deadline:
  - Beam Dental
  - Choice Builder
  - Covered California 
    for Small Business
  - Principal
  - UnitedHealthcare

August 10
• Claremont Introduces
  Cigna + Oscar Webinar

August 11
• SDAHU CE Webinar:

  Hospice and Palliative
August 20
• BenefitsPro
  Broker Expo

August 25
• Application Deadline:
  - Chinese Community
    Health Plan

August 26
• CA Medicare Expo
August 27
• VCAHU Webinar Series
  Get Up, Go and Grow
  (Part 4 of 4)

August 31
• Application Deadline:
  - Reliance Standard

September 1
  2020 Senior Summit

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