St. Louis Park, MN — IHC Specialty Benefits, Inc., an agency whose principal agent is Brian Dow, has been recognized by the Health Insurance Marketplace® for enrolling over 500 consumers in qualified health plans during this Open Enrollment Period.
This recognition from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) as an Elite Plus member of the 2023 Marketplace Circle of Champions underscores IHC Specialty Benefits, Inc.’s achievement as one of the highest performing agents. Elite Plus is the highest designation in the Marketplace Circle of Champions program.
“Agents and brokers are key partners to CMS in our shared goals of helping expand access to coverage for Americans,” said Ellen Montz, Director of the Center for Consumer Information & Insurance Oversight within CMS, which oversees the Marketplace. “We thank IHC Specialty Benefits, Inc. for their dedication to providing exceptional service and helping access coverage.”
This year’s Open Enrollment Period for applying for Marketplace coverage runs from Nov. 1, 2022, to Jan. 15, 2023. Consumers with questions about their coverage or who would like help enrolling can contact IHC Specialty Benefits, Inc. at 888-280-2588.
CMS created the Marketplace Circle of Champions program to commemorate the hard work and commitment of Marketplace-registered agents and brokers throughout America. This award recognizes agents and brokers who have actively enrolled 20 or more consumers. Each year, thousands of agents and brokers reach the Marketplace Circle of Champions, highlighting their hard work, expertise, and service.