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Health Programs

Your health is our priority, which is why we offer several  programs to help you live your healthiest life. Discover preventive services, fitness programs, health coaches, and other resources included in your membership.

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Medicare and HIPAA Forms

Find all the resources you need to manage your health care. These forms are useful for your Medicare membership, including subscriber claims forms, coverage determination, Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) information, and much more. 

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Prescription Drug Information

Our Medicare Advantage plans are offered with or without a prescription drug benefit. Search for a pharmacy, review the Formulary, Quantity Limits, Step Therapy, Medication Therapy Management guidelines, and more.

Medicare Questions?

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Summary of Benefits

The Summary of Benefits provides a look at what we cover and what you are responsible for paying with each Medicare Advantage plan option. 

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Evidence of Coverage

The evidence of coverage booklet explains your member rights and responsibilities, what is covered, and what you pay as a member of one of our Medicare Advantage plans.

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Telemedicine, hosted by Doctor on Demand

Connect to a doctor and be seen anywhere, anytime, using your smartphone, tablet or computer.

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Out-of-Network Coverage Rules

Learn how choosing between in-network and out-of-network doctors and facilities can affect how much you pay for your health care services.

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Exceptions and Appeals

If you want to request a coverage decision or make an appeal related to benefits and coverage for medical services and prescription drugs, including problems related to payment, this guide will walk you through the process. 

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Eligibility Requirements

To enroll in one of our Medicare Advantage plans, you must meet certain criteria. 

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Content Last Updated October 1, 2018