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Ohio Association of Health Underwriters
supports its local associations in promoting free-market delivery of health care and the value of the professional agent.

Mission Statement
The Ohio Association of Health Underwriters exists as a resource to the local Ohio Chapters in the areas of communication, legislative advocacy, membership, leadership and position training, and shared programs.

OAHU Members Adhere to a Strict Code of Ethics
OAHU requires each of its members to always make health care coverage recommendations with the customer’s best interest in mind. Most professional insurance agents work very hard to provide their clients with the best possible service and price for their insurance products.

An Agent's New World:
ACA Implementation and
Integration of Public & Private Markets

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2014
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wedgewood Country Club
9600 Wedgewood Blvd., Powell, OH 43065

Key Note Speaker:
Kathleen Falk, Regional Director – Region V
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (click here for bio)
- Landscape for Ohio Agents
- Ohio Specific results for first open enrollment period
- What to expect in the second open enrollment

Speakers:
Ohio Representative Barbara Sears (click here for bio)
- Overview of the Joint Medicaid Oversight Committee (JMOC)
- New “MyCare” Program
- HB 511 and Harmonizing Ohio Law with PPACA

Dan Samson, Manager of State Affairs National Association of Health Underwriters (click here for bio)
- Overview of the changing climate in ACA
- Exchange update and Compliance including Employers responsibility

You do not want to miss this meeting! 
3 CE Credits pending approval.

Cost to Attend:
OAHU Members - $25.00
Non-Members - $75.00
If you join OAHU at the event you will receive a 
$50.00 rebate on your membership!

Lunch will be provided


Q&A with HHS and Kathleen Falk
 
Please submit questions that you would like to be asked at the event to Sheri@ohioahu.org by September 15th.

 


MARKETPLACE & SHOP - NEW TRAINING HELP

You should review the new training and certification process for the ACA Marketplace plans for individuals and SHOP.

The registration process for agents and brokers in the Federally-facilitated Marketplaces (FFM) is now live for the 2015 plan year!  You can begin by accessing Part I (training, exams, and the FFM Agreements) on the Medicare Learning Network® (MLN).

Click here for more information on registering to participate in the Federally-Facilitated Marketplace (FFM) for the 2015 plan year.

Also check out Healthcare.gov and Health Insurance Marketplace.


SECURE E-MAIL - DISCOUNTED FOR OAHU MEMBERS

With all of the sensitive HIPAA related information that our members handle on a daily basis, OAHU thought it would be wise to offer a secure email solution to our members. We have partnered with NeoCertified Secure Email to provide Email Encryption at a discounted rate for our membership. If you would like more information, please visit www.neocertified.com/oahu.


NEW ACA INFORMATIONAL WEBSITE FOR NEW & EXISTING CLIENTS

www.HealthBenefitsOhio.com

This website will aim to provide pertinent and timely information as a service from OAHU.

As a value added benefit, we would like to provide your contact information on our website. If you would like to be included in this database of agents, please click here and complete your contact information, along with your line of business. There will be a searchable field where consumers can get access to an agent in their area.



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AGENTS: Is this your birth month? If so, don't forget to renew your Ohio insurance license if you have not already done so.

To renew your license electronically or obtain additional information about Ohio's new license renewal system, please visit the Department's website at www.insurance.ohio.gov or call their Licensing Division at 614-644-2665.



NEW "Role of the Agent" Brochure Now Available

Call the OAHU office at 330-273-5756 or email us at sheri@ohioahu.org to order your copies free of charge.

Click here to view brochure