Navigation Links
SCAN Health Plan Arizona Announces Its 2009 MAPD Benefits for Maricopa County
Date:10/1/2008

Plan Includes Medical and Prescription Drug Coverage with No Monthly

Premium

PHOENIX, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Senior Care Action Network (SCAN), a not-for-profit health plan serving seniors and others with Medicare, announced today that its new Medicare Advantage Prescription Drug (MAPD) plan for Maricopa County for 2009 will include comprehensive medical coverage with no monthly plan premiums and no deductibles.

"Access to affordable, high-quality care is of importance to everyone these days, especially seniors," said Tom Lescault, president of SCAN Health Plan Arizona. "We believe that our benefits package provides seniors and others on Medicare with the best possible value when it comes to benefits and services."

For members of SCAN's MAPD in Maricopa County, primary care physician office visit co-payments are just $10. There is no co-payment for annual routine physical exams or preventive screenings. In addition, SCAN offers a generous prescription drug benefit (Medicare Part D), including a low $5 co-payment for a 31-day supply of preferred generic drugs as well as unlimited coverage for generic drugs.

Members of SCAN's MAPD plan will receive all of the basic benefits traditionally covered under Medicare including doctor visits, hospital care, emergency/urgent care, skilled nursing facility care and more. In addition, members will receive routine eye and hearing exams; in-home recovery benefits, including home-delivered meals and personal care services; SCAN On-Call(TM), a 24-hour nurse advice line; and access to emergency care worldwide.

Partnering with SCAN in servicing its Medicare Advantage members will be Banner Physician Hospital Organization and Arizona State Physician Association. Members will have more than 1,000 primary care physicians and 2,000 specialists from which to choose. Participating hospitals include Banner, IASIS, and John C. Lincoln.

The Medicare Advantage Plan is the third product offered by SCAN in Arizona. The company also offers a Medicare Special Needs Plan for Medicare beneficiaries enrolled in the Arizona Long Term Care System (ALTCS). Another product, SCAN Long Term Care, offers services to nearly 2,000 beneficiaries who are enrolled in the ALTCS program in Maricopa County.

SCAN Arizona is part of SCAN Health Plan, the fourth largest nonprofit Medicare Advantage Plan in the U.S. In addition to Arizona, SCAN currently serves more than 105,000 members in Southern California, making it one of California's fastest-growing health plans. Further information may be obtained at http://www.scanhealthplan.com.

Medicare beneficiaries interested in joining SCAN may call 866-490-7226 for more information.


'/>"/>
SOURCE SCAN Health Plan
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Discover a World of Savings with Health Savings Accounts (HSAs)
2. Texas Health Resources Receives Grant From Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to Support Prevention of Family Violence
3. Argentyn 23(R) Homeopathic First Aid Gel - Another Worlds First by Natural-Immunogenics Corp. for Healthcare Professionals
4. Broadlane Recognizes AHRMM National Healthcare Resource and Materials Management Week
5. Healthcare Providers Can Help Reduce Teen Driving Deaths
6. Inverness Medical Innovations to Present at the Third Annual JMP Securities Healthcare Focus Conference on October 7, 2008
7. myRegence.com Earns Best Health Care Industry Web Site Award
8. Pennsylvania Health Department Offers Measures to Reduce Spread of Drug-Resistant Staph Known as MRSA
9. MedPlexus Electronic Health Record Receives 08 CCHIT Certification
10. Vitamin D Added to FDA Osteoporosis Risk-Reduction Health Claim
11. Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association Recognized by BusinessWeek, Modern Healthcare and AARP as a Top Workplace
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/9/2016)... PA (PRWEB) , ... December 09, 2016 , ... "I ... Fla. "I used this old family recipe, which is meant to relieve gout and ... it gave me a 12-hour energy boost every time. It relieved what VA doctors ...
(Date:12/9/2016)... ... December 09, 2016 , ... The Holy ... in New York, NY, on December 3rd, to benefit Holy Name Medical Center's ... annual event, which raised over $1 million - the largest event in the ...
(Date:12/8/2016)... ... December 08, 2016 , ... The Florida Hospital ... and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS), the leading authority in hyperbaric medicine. This accreditation ... a few hospitals and facilities have earned this distinction. This is the second ...
(Date:12/8/2016)... ... December 08, 2016 , ... Mirixa Corporation ... adherence, and other pharmacist-delivered patient care services, has announced the promotions of Karen ... to vice president of sales. , Litsinger joined Mirixa in 2008 after ...
(Date:12/8/2016)... ... December 08, 2016 , ... SunView ... customers and employees that are both engaging and easy to use. Coming off ... the software company revealed today its plans to roll out new AI-powered self-service ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:12/9/2016)... Fla. , Dec. 9, 2016  Harmar Mobility, LLC announced ... and a member of the Board of Directors. Photo ... ... Mr. Dawson,s ... development of organizations across a variety of industries. He brings to ...
(Date:12/9/2016)... -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of ... offering. ... global travel vaccines market to grow at a CAGR of 6.83% ... scenario and the growth prospects of the global travel vaccines market ... revenue generated from the sales of various vaccines administered to actively ...
(Date:12/8/2016)... -- IRIDEX Corporation (NASDAQ: IRIX ) today announced ... stock, $0.01 par value (the "Offering" with such shares being ... terms of the Offering will depend on market and other ... no assurance as to whether or when the Offering may ... proceeds it will receive from this offering for working capital ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: