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2021 Medicare Advantage Contracting Available on Your Health Alliance for Brokers

We’re pleased to announce that our Medicare Advantage contracting for the 2021 plan year is now available by logging into for Brokers. You must upload all required documents under Plan Year 2021 on the Contracting tab. Please do not email the documents; submitting them through for Brokers helps us process the documents in a more timely manner.

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Update to Medicare Automatic Premium Payment Program Form

As we shared in May, we’re taking steps to better meet data security requirements and protect our members’ data. As part of this initiative, we’ve updated the Medicare Automatic Premium Payment Program Form. The new versions can be viewed here:

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New Electronic Scope of Appointment Email Capability

Health Alliance and Health Alliance Northwest are excited to announce that our brokers now have the ability to submit a Scope of Appointment form electronically through our online enrollment tool.

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Special Enrollment Period Applicable for Individuals Affected by the COVID-19 Pandemic

On Tuesday, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a memorandum clarifying that the existing Special Enrollment Period (SEP) for Individuals Affected by a FEMA-Declared Weather Related Emergency or Major Disaster is applicable to, and available for, Medicare-eligible individuals who’ve been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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New Broker Tool for Uploading Applications and Forms

Health Alliance and Health Alliance Northwest are excited to announce a new tool for our brokers. You and your administrative support staff now have the ability to submit Individual and Medicare consumer applications, plan changes, terminations and other accompanying documentation through a new upload tool on for Brokers.

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