Medicare : Why Join a WellCare Plan?
WellCare has more than 25 years of health care experience in government-sponsored programs like Medicare. This gives us the ability to design plans that give you more for your Medicare dollar. That means you get more than just access to a large network of quality physicians and many plans that include $0 premiums and Part D coverage. Below are the extra benefits you may receive from with WellCare:
- Dental Benefits
- Over-The-Counter (OTC) Benefits
- Hearing Benefits
- SilverSneakers® (Fitness/Gym)
- Transportation Benefits
- Vision Benefits
Preventive Services are also covered at no additional cost to you!
24-Hour Nurse Advice Line
One of the benefits of being a WellCare member is our 24-Hour Nurse Advice Line. Our nurses will give you answers to your medical questions and help you decide whether or not to see your doctor or go to the emergency room. Nurses are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at 1-800-581-9952. (TTY users dial 711.)
In addition to the extra benefits listed above, WellCare members may be eligible for the following discounts:
Healthy Lifestyle Discounts
We want you to be healthy and happy, and we know that means taking care of the body, mind and spirit together. That’s why we are making it more affordable for WellCare members to take advantage of a variety of products and services from many national businesses.
- Save up to 30% on complementary and alternative medicine practitioners including acupuncturists, chiropractors, nutrition counselors, personal trainers and more.
- Learn more about your health and alternative therapies online through Healing Centers, Expert Opinions, Reference Library and much more.
- Enjoy discounts on health and well-being products and services.
Go to wellcare.wholehealthmd.com to start!
Medical Alert System Discount
WellCare members also enjoy special savings on medical alert systems from LifeStation. This medical monitoring system provides a safety net for people who might need immediate medical assistance when nobody else is there to help. As a member, you get a special discounted rate of $22.95 per month! Call 1-866-255-4549 (TTY users dial 1-800-323-9121) 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for more information. Or visit LifeStation.com. Your discount code is WE20.
WellCare members receive a 15 percent discount on the Medication Management System, which helps you keep track of when you need to take your medications. Members have two options for the Medication Station:
- Pay a discounted rate of $69.95 a month, or
- Purchase the Medication Station at a discounted price of only $150, and then pay only $20 per month of monitoring costs.
There are no upfront installation fees, shipping costs or long-term contracts with either the monthly plan or the purchase option. The system features:
- Medication reminders – visual and audible alerts, as well as phone calls.
- Caregiver notification – by phone, text and/or email, depending on preferences
- Easy installation and use – online set up real-time Web access to management reports.
Call 1-866-255-4549 (TTY 1-800-323-9121) 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, for more information. Make sure you mention you’re a WellCare member to receive the discounted rate.
Please refer to your Evidence of Coverage to find out if your plan offers these extra benefits and special offers.
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Last modified: 12/02/2013