BOSTON–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) – UnitedHealthcare Community Plan of Massachusetts now offers One Care to people eligible for both Medicare and MassHealth living in the counties of Bristol, Hampden, Plymouth, Suffolk, Worcester, Hampshire, Franklin and Middlesex and parts of County of ‘Essex.
The comprehensive, coordinated health benefit plan, called UnitedHealthcare Connected® for One Care, is now available to doubly eligible adults aged 21 to 64 who qualify for Medicare and MassHealth, including access to the health care network. plan providers, health and wellness programs, and prescription drug coverage. This comprehensive health coverage offers a personalized care plan and a single point of contact for all Medicare and MassHealth services.
“MassHealth is pleased to partner with the UnitedHealthcare Community Plan of Massachusetts to expand the options available in One Care plans for dual eligible residents across the Commonwealth,” said Deputy Secretary and Director of MassHealth Amanda Cassel Kraft. “We look forward to UnitedHealthcare providing integrated, comprehensive, person-centered care that meets the unique needs of adults receiving Medicare and MassHealth. ”
“UnitedHealthcare is excited and honored to serve Massachusetts residents who qualify for One Care as part of an integrated, person-centered model of care,” said John Madondo, CEO of UnitedHealthcare Community Plan of Massachusetts. “We look forward to fulfilling our mission of helping people live healthier lives and making the health care system work better for everyone. ”
Currently, UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH), the parent company of UnitedHealthcare, employs over 1,900 people in Massachusetts and works with several organizations and nonprofits across the state to improve access to health care vital and community resources that help people lead healthier lives. UnitedHealth Group, its foundations and employees donated over $ 1 million to Massachusetts in 2020.
Serving Massachusetts for over 21 years, UnitedHealthcare offers Employer-Sponsored, Individual, Medicare and Senior Care Options to more than 500,000 people in Massachusetts through Health Plans.
For more information on UnitedHealthcare Community Plan of Massachusetts health care coverage, call 1-866-633-4454, TTY: 711, or visit uhccommunityplan.com/ma.
UnitedHealthcare is dedicated to helping people live healthier lives and making the healthcare system work better for everyone by simplifying the healthcare experience, meeting consumer healthcare needs and well-being and maintaining trusting relationships with health care providers. In the United States, UnitedHealthcare offers the full spectrum of health benefit programs for individuals, employers, and Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries, and contracts directly with more than 1.3 million physicians and healthcare professionals. health, and 6,000 hospitals and other health facilities nationwide. The company also provides health benefits and provides care to people through healthcare facilities owned and operated in South America. UnitedHealthcare is one of the businesses of UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH), a diversified healthcare company. For more information visit UnitedHealthcare at www.uhc.com or follow @CHU on Twitter.