Efforts To Stop Deceptive Marketing Practices For Medicare Advantage Plans
Medicare Advantage Plans
The New York Times on Monday examined deceptive orfraudulent practices used by insurance agents to enroll older
However, insurance experts say that the "extent of the problem almostsurely exceeds official data because many victims never file complaints orreport their experiences," the Times reports."Compounding the problem, many agents sell Medicare Advantage plans fortwo or more insurance companies, and some work for independent marketingorganizations, so the lines of responsibilities may be blurred," accordingto the Times.
In addition, the Times notes that although states "licenseinsurance agents ... they have a limited ability to regulate the privateMedicare plans." L. Darriel Pulliam -- an insurance agent in
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