BluePeak’s Summary of the September 2018 Medicare Communications and Marketing Guidelines (MCMG)

By September 25, 2018CMS, Marketing, MCMG

On July 20, 2018, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (“CMS”) released the Medicare Communications and Marketing Guidelines (“MCMG”), replacing the Medicare Marketing Guidelines and all associated guidance in full.  Last week, CMS released a revised version of the MCMG dated September 5, 2018 (available at https://www.cms.gov/Medicare/Health-Plans/ManagedCareMarketing/Downloads/CY2019-Medicare-Communications-and-Marketing-Guidelines_Updated-090518.pdf), which contains numerous clerical revisions and also some additional significant changes as well.

Follow the below link for the BluePeak summary of the revisions in the September version of the MCMG, as compared to the July version of the MCMG.

Need assistance incorporating this guidance to help ensure your marketing and communications policies and processes are compliant with the MCMG?  BluePeak Advisors is here to help.