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Update: COVID-19 vaccines are FDA-authorized and FDA-approved. FDA-authorized and FDA-approved COVID-19 vaccines are covered at $0 cost-share to you through Dec. 31, 2021. You MUST show your Medicare number which is on your red, white and blue Medicare card. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and state health departments are advising who can get the vaccines and when. Find resources about vaccine availability for your area

Watch this short video to learn more about what to expect when you get the COVID vaccine, why it’s important, and to hear the experiences of those getting and giving the vaccine.

We’re here to provide support and resources:

  • COVID-19 testing and testing-related services are $0 cost-share through the national public health emergency period.
  • COVID-19 treatment cost-sharing will be according to your benefit plan.

And you have expanded access to virtual visits (telehealth) through the national public health emergency period, currently scheduled to end October 17, 2021. For additional details, sign in to your online account.

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What are my plan benefits?

View plan details and costs, and see what additional benefits may be available.

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What are my prescription drug benefits?

Your plan offers prescription drug coverage. Learn about your options.

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How do I find a provider?

Get information on how to receive medical services from your provider based on your plan type.

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How does Medicare work?

Learn about the Medicare program including eligibility, costs and benefits.

Medicare Made Clear (PDF)(1.04M)

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UC Medicare Choice = UnitedHealthcare® Group Medicare Advantage PPO
It’s important to know that your providers may refer to the UC Medicare Choice Plan name as UnitedHealthcare Group Medicare Advantage PPO Plan. You are still entitled to all the custom benefits of UC Medicare Choice even though your provider’s billing system may refer to UC Medicare Choice as UnitedHealthcare Group Medicare Advantage PPO. If your provider asks you for the name of your plan, you should state that you have the UnitedHealthcare® Group Medicare Advantage PPO plan.

 

HouseCalls
HouseCalls from UnitedHealthcare – A health and wellness program that comes to you. Learn more about HouseCalls »


Virtual Visits
With Virtual Doctor Visits, you’re able to live video chat with a doctor from your computer, tablet or smartphone — any time, day or night. Learn more about Virtual Visits »

Annual Wellness Visit
It may be time to schedule your annual wellness visit. An Annual Wellness Visit with your doctor is one of the best ways to stay on top of your health. Learn more about the Annual Wellness Visit »


NurseLine
NurseLine gives you 24/7 access to a registered nurse who can help you with sudden health concerns, answer questions about a medication, help you understand symptoms, an ongoing health condition or new diagnosis. Call toll-free at 1-877-365-7949, TTY 711, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.


Need additional information?

Learn more about the Medicare program, file an appeal or grievance, report fraud or abuse and get contact information.
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If you would like to provide feedback regarding your Medicare plan, you can contact Customer Service or you can provide feedback directly to Medicare through their Complaint Form.

 

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IMPORTANT INFORMATION


If you are becoming Medicare Eligible in 2021 and qualify to enroll into the UC Medicare Choice plan, please take a moment and watch a virtual presentation that explains the UC Medicare Choice Plan by selecting the link below.

Enrollment Presentation


2022 UC Open enrollment will begin on Thursday, October 28 - Fri, November 19, 2021.

Virtual Education Center 


It’s all the information you need to help you understand and access your MAPD plan benefits — in one place, at any time, from your favorite device. Let’s get started.

Learn More


Educational Town Hall Meeting presentation: 

Living Healthier (PDF)(1.0 MB)

Frequently Asked Questions

What to Do When You Need Care (PDF)(1.6 MB)

Need to RSVP for a meeting?

By Phone: Call the number below to have a representative reserve your seat for the Educational Town Hall Meeting.


1-877-841-6153
TTY users, call: 711
8 a.m. – 8 p.m. PT
Monday through Friday


Online: Click the button below to RSVP for a meeting in your area. Use code: UNCA19 

 

RSVP Meeting Center - Opens in a new window

PDF (Portable Document Format) files can be viewed with Adobe® Reader®. If you don’t already have this viewer on your computer, download it free from the Adobe Web site.

Disclaimer

The information is a summary and is subject to change, as of September 3, 2021. It describes benefits we offer to all members in all states. It also includes federal requirements. More benefits may be available in some states and under some plans.

Last updated: 09.03.2021 at 12:01 AM CT  H2001_081921BMR