UnitedHealthcare Offers New Medicare Advantage Plan Featuring Canopy Health Care Providers
UnitedHealthcare Offers New Medicare Advantage Plan Featuring Canopy Health Care ProvidersOctober 21, 2019
Effective January 1, 2020 (pending regulatory approval), the new UnitedHealthcare® Canopy Health Medicare Advantage plan will be available to more than 630,000 Medicare beneficiaries in Contra Costa, Alameda, and San Francisco counties.
Expanding upon UnitedHealthcare and Canopy Health’s existing relationship that serves employer-sponsored health insurance, your groups may enroll during Medicare Annual Enrollment from October 15 to December 7, 2019.
The new plan will provide more choice and flexibility, and offer access to a large, comprehensive, high-quality network of care providers in the Bay Area who are affiliated with Canopy Health. These care providers share UnitedHealthcare’s commitment to improving health outcomes, lowering the cost of care and creating an exceptional patient experience.
Medicare Advantage enrollment has grown more than 40%1 during the last five years and now includes more than one-third2 of all Medicare beneficiaries, including nearly 2.8 million3 people in California. Medicare Advantage plans typically offer additional benefits that are not available through Original Medicare, including prescription drug coverage, fitness memberships, and vision, dental and hearing benefits.
UnitedHealthcare serves more than 3 million people in California, including 1.2 million Medicare beneficiaries through its portfolio of Medicare Advantage, Medicare supplement, and prescription drug plans.
Contact the small group experts at 800.696.4543 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
1. CMS Data, monthly enrollment by plan, August 2014 to August 2019.
2. CMS Data, monthly enrollment by plan, August 2019 penetration rate.
3. CMS Data, monthly enrollment by plan, August 2019 in California.