your Group Specialist for assistance or to schedule online training.
HealthConnect has partnered with Melissa Data to beta test a company-specific SIC lookup tool in the quote engine.
HealthConnect will be performing maintenance on the quote engine from 3 AM to 8 AM PST on Saturday, May 22nd. bpQuote may have intermittent outages during this time.
bpQuote has enhanced the Multi-Tab Excel report option to include four more reports.
HealthConnect will be performing maintenance on the quote engine from 3 AM to 8 AM PST on Saturday, February 6th. bpQuote may have intermittent outages during this time.
bpQuote is adding Lab & X-Ray benefits to the Employee Rate Side by Side report. Users will see the Lab & X-Ray benefit included in this report beginning on Wednesday, February 3, 2021.
Almost all Q2 2021 rates are available in bpQuote! Click the links below to read more about carrier-specific changes.
The Department of Insurance asked Aetna to make the following benefit changes to their 2021 plans, retroactive to January 1, 2021. These changes have been made to bpQuote.
bpQuote has enhanced the "Set" button in the Select Medical Plan Information section at the top of the Proposal Options page. The Set button will now save the plan order for any future requotes for the group. This should be helpful for proposals that do not utilize one of the default sort orders.
bpQuote has enhanced the Table Rates report so that you now have the option to select a Contribution period of Weekly, Bi-Weekly, Semi-Monthly, or Monthly. This enhancement has been added to the Benefits & Table Rates page at the front of bpQuote and to the Proposal Options page at the end of the quote engine while working on a specific group.
CaliforniaChoice was recently notified by Anthem Blue Cross, Kaiser Permanente, Oscar and Western Healthy Advantage of benefit changes effective January 1, 2021.
|Cover Page||Generic quote cover page that may be customized with the broker's logo.|
|Census (EEs Only)||Also known as the Group Profile, this report includes the company and broker name, effective date and basic employee census data.|
|Census (EEs + Dep)||This report includes the company and broker name, effective date and basic employee and dependent census data.|
|Plan Grid||A simple plan summary with group totals displayed vertically. Illustrates number of employees included in total with no employer contributions.|
|Side by Side||This is the most popular report. It summarizes benefits and total premium for up to seven (7) plans per page.|
|Side by Side Detail||This report includes five (5) additional benefit categories plus premiums that the Side by Side does not include. Due to the extra details you may only include three (3) plans per page.|
|Employee Rate Side by Side||Similar to the Side by Side Detail, except it displays each employee's individual and dependent rate and the group total.|
|Employee Rate Detail||Similar to the Single Plan Detail report except benefits are displayed horizontally with an employee rate breakdown. Will accommodate two (2) plans per page if group size is not too large.|
|Member Rate Detail||This report provides a short benefit summary and an individual rate per each enrolling member in the displayed plan.|
|Full Benefits||The most detailed benefit summary in bpQuote; one plan per page.|
|Single Plan Detail||This report displays a summary of benefits, premium and contributions while also providing a rate breakdown by employee.|
|Underwriting Guidelines||Detailed underwriting rules by carrier.|
|Rider Report||This report displays the additional cost of riders by employee. Riders include: Pediatric Dental (Anthem and Blue Shield), Chiropractic, and Acupuncture.|
|Portfolio Grid||A summary of each carrier's portfolio from which the quoted plans are included.|
|Current / Renewal||Displays the current plan's benefit summary and employee totals for both current and renewal plans.|
|Cost Comparison||Premium totals are broken down by employee, dependent and total in a vertical format. Easily analyze plans similar or less expensive than current plans and/or show all carriers and all plans in few pages.|
|Employee ACA Worksheet||Illustrates an employee's individual and each dependent's cost for each plan being made available for enrollment. It displays costs based on employer contribution, contribution period and can also factor in rollover contributions.|
|Employee Basic Worksheet||Illustrates an employee's individual and spousal cost for each plan being made available for enrollment.|
|Table Rates ACA||Also referred to as Book Rates. This report displays plan rates for every age category by rating area. Table Rates are also accessible from the Main Menu of bpQuote.|
|Dual Option||This report displays an employee rate breakdown of actual enrollment across one (1) HMO and one (1) PPO from the same carrier in one column; displays four (4) options per page.|
|Multi Option||Also known as the Multi Choice Plan Summary, this report displays total cost for employees and employer (in one column) when the group is offering multiple carriers and/or multiple plans.|
|Multi Option Final Rates
|This report displays the final rate breakdown for the employees and employer including the total cost of plans and contribution costs when the group is offering multiple carriers and/or multiple plans.|
|Side by Side Comparison||This report displays a summary of benefits and total monthly premium for four plans per page. An employee breakdown is listed on the same page if the size of the group is not too large.|
|Dental Plan Detail||This report displays a summary of benefits, premium and contributions while also providing a rate breakdown by employee.|
|Dental Cost Comparison||Easily analyze plans similar or less expensive than current plans and/or show all carriers and all plans in few pages.|
|Dental Employee Elect||Also known as an employee worksheet, it illustrates an employee's individual and tiered cost for each plan being made available for enrollment. It displays costs based on employer contribution, contribution period.|
|Dental Underwriting||Underwriting rules by carrier.|
|Group Life Proposal||Includes Carrier name, policy amount, total monthly premium and a breakdown of each employee's name, age, benefit and premium.|
|Life Underwriting||Underwriting rules by carrier.|
|Group Vision Proposal||Includes in- and out-of-network benefit descriptions, total monthly premium and a breakdown of each employee's name, age. It also includes employee, dependent and total premium.|
|Vision Underwriting||Underwriting rules by carrier.|
|Footnotes||Includes special rules and considerations for each carrier. These are in addition to Underwriting Guidelines.|