November 6, 2017
Health Partners Medicare Offers Pennsylvanians Affordable Plan Premiums as Low as $0 for Fifth Year in a Row
2018 plans offer high quality, comprehensive coverage to fit every need and budget
Philadelphia, PA — For the fifth year in a row, Health Partners Plans (HPP) is offering its popular and affordable Medicare Advantage plans designed to meet the needs of today’s seniors. With low-cost prescription drug and dental coverage options as well as no copays for routine vision, hearing and fitness benefits, Medicare beneficiaries can enjoy a great value and comprehensive coverage that meets the needs of any budget.
Starting October 15, Health Partners Medicare began accepting enrollments for 2018, offering its popular Medicare Advantage plans to residents of Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Lancaster, Lehigh, Montgomery, Northampton and Philadelphia counties. Our Medicare Advantage plans give members all the coverage of Original Medicare with extras including:
- Plan premiums as low as $0 per month
- $0 or low-cost PCP visits
- Access to an extensive network of more than 4,000 doctors and leading area hospitals
- Free memberships at area fitness centers
- Local, unmatched around-the-clock customer service, 365 days a year
“As a managed care organization that has established a reputation for improving the health of Pennsylvanians for more than 32 years, we can give Medicare beneficiaries peace of mind in knowing that we are a plan they can trust,” said Vice President of Medicare Sales Matthew Post. “Our wide variety of plans not only provides the protection you expect from Original Medicare, but also offers members innovative programs and benefits designed to meet the needs of today’s seniors.”
This year, members also have access to HPP’s Wellness Partners program. This new program offers informative resources and interactive activities focusing on fitness, nutrition and education at no cost to members. It emphasizes the impact physical activity and social interaction have on improving health as people age.
Health Partners Medicare offers the following four plans that provide comprehensive coverage options.
- Health Partners Medicare Basic (HMO) – a $0 premium plan with medical benefits for people who don’t need prescription drug coverage
- Health Partners Medicare Value (HMO) – a $0 premium plan with prescription drug coverage
- Health Partners Medicare Prime (HMO) – an enhanced plan providing extra benefits and prescription drug coverage at an affordable premium
- Health Partners Medicare Special (HMO SNP) – a Special Needs Plan that includes prescription drug coverage and is open to anyone who has both Medicare and Medicaid
All plans also include access to Teladoc®, a convenient and innovative resource that connects plan members with doctors by phone or video for help with non-emergency medical issues.
ABOUT HEALTH PARTNERS PLANS
Health Partners Plans is a not-for-profit managed health care organization serving more than 282,000 members in Southeastern Pennsylvania and the Lehigh/Capital region. It provides a broad range of health coverage options through Health Partners Medicare, Health Partners (Medicaid) and its KidzPartners (Children’s Health Insurance Program) plans. Founded more than 30 years ago, Health Partners Plans is one of the few hospital-owned health plans in the country. Learn more about how Health Partners Plans is "doing it right" at HealthPartnersPlans.com, HPPMedicare.com, twitter.com/HPPlans and facebook.com/healthpartnersplans.
Health Partners Medicare is an HMO plan with Medicare and Pennsylvania State Medicaid program contracts. Enrollment in Health Partners Medicare depends on contract renewal. This information is not a complete description of benefits. Contact the plan for more information. Limitations, copayments and restrictions may apply. Benefits, premiums and/or copayments/coinsurance may change on January 1 of each year. You must continue to pay your Medicare Part B premium. Health Partners Medicare Special is available to anyone who has both Medical Assistance from the State and Medicare. Health Partners Medicare complies with applicable federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.
H9207_HPM-2369-18 Accepted 11/2017
Monet T. Irving
Director, Corporate Communications