CARRIER SCOPE OF APPOINTMENT RULES

**AS OF 1/1/2017 CMS ANNOUNCED THAT THE SCOPE OF APPOINTMENT FORM IS REQUIRED, REGARDLESS OF WHETHER OR NOT THERE WAS A FACE-TO-FACE APPOINTMENT. THE ONLY EXCEPTION IS IF AN APPLICATION WAS OBTAINED AT A SEMINAR. **CMS HAS REMOVED THE 48 HOUR SCOPE SUBMISSION DEADLINE.

CARRIERIS THE SCOPE OF APPOINTMENT FORM REQUIRED TO BE SUBMITTED WITH THE APPLICATION?WILL A CMS APPROVED GENERIC SCOPE OF APPOINTMENT FORM BE ACCEPTED?WILL ANOTHER CARRIERS' SCOPE OF APPOINTMENT FORM BE ACCEPTED?**IMPORTANT INFORMATION
AETNAYESYESYES
ANTHEMYESYESYES
BCBSYES**YES - but prefer their own NO**Send SOA to Garity with your enrollment
FALLONYESYES - but prefer their own NO
HPHC STRIDEYES, UNLESS THE APPLICATION IS SUBMITTED ON-LINE. IF THAT IS THE CASE THEN THE SOA FORM CAN BE FAXED SEPERATELY TO 1-813-513-7302, OR E-MAILED TO strideenrollment@harvardpilgrim.orgYESYES
HUMANAYES **UNLESS THE AGENT NOTES THEY HAVE ALREADY SUBMITTED IT DIRECTLY TO HUMANA**YESYES**IF NO SOA IS ATTACHED, & THE AGENT DID NOT SPECIFY IT WAS SENT DIRECTLY, THEY WILL NEED TO BE CONTACTED TO CONFIRM WHY NO SCOPE IS ATTACHED.
UHCNO**YESNO**ALL AGENTS MUST FAX THEIR UHC SCOPE OF APPOINTMENT FORMS DIRECTLY TO UHC @ 1-866-994-9659. OUR OFFICE IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY UHC SCOPE OF APPOINTMENT FORMS, DUE TO UHC REQUIRING THEY BE FAXED DIRECTLY TO THEM, BY THE AGENTS.
WELLCAREYESYESYES