Tag: Medicare Advantage plan

medicare website updates

Website Updates on Medicare.gov: A MarComm Perspective on the New Look

In 2021, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services began updating the customer-facing homepage and relevant linked pages on Medicare.gov. When we compared screenshots from 2021 to the same webpages in 2022, we noticed substantial improvements in clarity, stylization, ease of navigation and readability. Click through our slide deck to see the biggest changes from year to year.

2021 Medicare AEP Direct Mail Marketing

COVID-19 Drives Subtle Changes to 2021 Medicare AEP Direct Mail Marketing

To say 2020 has been a tumultuous year is probably the understatement of the year. The COVID-19 health crisis has dramatically changed how we live, shop and even receive healthcare. And it's has impacted this year's Medicare AEP direct mail campaigns as well. Here's a look at a few "mini-trends" we're starting to see emerge early on in 2021 Medicare AEP direct mail marketing.

Medicare start-up plans

“Starting Up:” A Review of New 2020 Medicare Market Entrants

For 2020, we noticed several new market entrants or “start-ups” who entered the highly competitive Medicare Advantage space. We took a closer look at nine new plans and created a SlideShare with observations on their history, pricing and positioning strategies, as well as their results.