WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (WellCare) and VillageMD, announced a new multi-year partnership to provide in-home primary care for select WellCare Medicare members in Houston. Financial terms of the partnership have not been released.
Through its Village@Home business unit, VillageMD is bringing its primary care-based clinical model to WellCare Medicare Advantage members who do not have convenient access to high-value primary care providers. Village@Home will provide comprehensive primary care services integrated with pharmacists, nurses, and social workers to meet the needs of homebound and medically complex seniors and partner with WellCare to provide quality, cost-effective health care solutions for its members.
WellCare focuses primarily on providing government-sponsored managed care services to families, children, seniors and individuals with complex medical needs primarily through Medicaid, Medicare Advantage and Medicare Prescription Drug Plans.
VillageMD is a leading provider of health care for organizations moving toward a primary care-led, high-value clinical model. The VillageMD solution provides the tools, technology, operations, and staffing support needed for physicians to drive the highest quality clinical results across a population.
This was reported by WellCare on May 6, 2019.
Contact Information: WellCare 8725 Henderson Road Tampa, FL 33634; 1-813-290-6208; Website: https://www.wellcare.com/
Contact Information: VillageMD, 125 S. Clark Street, Suite 900, Chicago, IL 60603; 1-312-465-7900 Website: www.villageMD.com