Amerigroup plans help consumers improve their health and well-being
through high-quality, affordable healthcare services
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Amerigroup will be offering up to six Medicare Advantage health plans in
Pima and Maricopa Counties in 2019. These 2019 health plans are open for
enrollment in this year’s Medicare annual election period (AEP), which
begins October 15 and continues through December 7, 2018.
“Amerigroup strives to develop innovative solutions that aim to make it
simpler for consumers to lead healthier lives,” said Josh Martin,
President of the company’s West Medicare Region. “We are excited to
expand the reach of our Medicare Advantage plans and enhance our
services in 2019 so that more individuals are able to receive healthcare
services from care providers in their community.”
Individuals eligible for Medicare – people 65 years and older and those
with certain disabilities, chronic conditions, and other special needs –
are able to enroll in the following 2019 Medicare Advantage health plans
based on availability in their county of residence:
Amerivantage CareMore Smart Value (HMO)
Amerivantage CareMore Classic (HMO)
Amerivantage CareMore Diabetes
Amerivantage CareMore Heart Care
Amerivantage CareMore COPD
Amerivantage CareMore Care Access (HMO)
Many of the company’s Medicare Advantage plans, such as Amerivantage
CareMore Smart Value (HMO), Amerivantage CareMore Classic (HMO), and
Amerivantage CareMore Diabetes, have $0 monthly premiums, offering
access to high-quality healthcare services without an additional premium.
These Amerigroup Medicare Advantage health plans offer a variety of
benefits, which may include:
$0 copay for visits to primary care providers
$0 copay hearing aids
$0 copay for two visits and two dental cleaning every year
$0 copay routine eye exam every year
$0 copay for home-delivered meals following a hospital discharge
Up to 40 one-way trips to plan-approved locations
Unlimited trips to CareMore Care Centers
Up to $50 quarterly allowance for over-the-counter medications and
Access to a fitness program tailored to older adults, at no extra cost
4 four-hour shifts of in-home support upon discharge from the hospital
or nursing facility, consumers may receive in-home assistance with
performing daily living activities.
40 hours per year of respite care. Consumers are eligible if they have
a chronic disease and have an unpaid caregiver providing care.
Adult Day Center Visits: Up to 1 visit per week for adult day center
services, in order to help older adults who need supervision and
“Individuals eligible for Medicare have a number of health insurance
choices so it’s important that Amerigroup offers Medicare Advantage
plans that deliver the healthcare experience and value consumers are
seeking in their health plan. Our portfolio of programs will allow aging
seniors to receive services they need to address their specific needs,”
Amerigroup also provides Medicare Supplement plans to Original Medicare
enrollees all across the state. These plans help cover costs Original
Medicare does not cover, such as copayments, coinsurance, and
deductibles at any doctor or medical facility that accepts Medicare.
These Supplement plans are generally paired with a prescription drug
To learn more about which benefits will be available with each 2019
Medicare Advantage and Medicare Supplement plan, and which plans will be
offered in a specific area, consumers can call (888) 562-8261, which is
available 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday, April 1 to Sept. 30;
and 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. seven days a week, Oct. 1 to March 31. Individuals
can also visit the company’s online store at shop.amerigroup.com/medicare/.
Amerigroup Texas, Inc. is an HMO plan with a Medicare contract.
Amerigroup Texas, Inc. is an HMO DSNP plan with a Medicare contract and
a contract with the State Medicaid program. Amerigroup Texas, Inc. is an
HMO CSNP plan with a Medicare contract and a contract with the State
Medicaid program. Amerigroup Texas, Inc. is an HMO ISNP plan with a
Medicare contract and a contract with the State Medicaid program.
Enrollment in Amerigroup depends on contract renewal. This information
is not a complete description of benefits. Contact the plan for more
information. We do not discriminate, exclude people, or treat them
differently on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age or
disability in our health programs and activities. ATENCIÓN: Si
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lingüística. Llame al 1-888-230-7338 (TTY: 711).
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available to anyone who has both Medical Assistance from the State and
Medicare. Other providers are available in our network. The provider
network may change at any time. You will receive notice when
Amerigroup is part of the Anthem Government Business Division (GBD).
Through the GBD, Anthem serves 7.4 million seniors, people with
disabilities, low-income families and other state and federally
sponsored beneficiaries, and National Government Services enrollees
(including the Federal Employee Program) in 26 states, making us one of
the nation’s leading providers of health care solutions for public
programs. Amerigroup accepts all eligible people regardless of age, sex,
race or disability.
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