Chosen by an independent advisory panel, UPMC
for You was one of five health plans from across the nation to be recognized by MHPA.
is keenly focused on creating new models of effective and affordable care, supported by good science and smart technology.
will notify CORE, which will provide the same services as before - arranging transportation of the organ, and making sure the organ is allocated to the patient with the best match.
Aetna is very happy to expand its relationship with UPMC
to include members of our group Medicare Advantage plans," said Patrick Young, president of Aetna's Pennsylvania and Delaware operations.
The need for a continuing course of treatment shall be determined, in the first instance, by the patient's treating physician, whether independent or UPMC
employed, acting in consultation with and in accordance with the wishes of the patient or the patient's representative.
Smart technology is essential to the patient-centered, accountable care that we are committed to providing at UPMC
Vice President, Health Economics and Chief Analytics Officer for UPMC
Collectively, the group is referred to herein as UPMC
During the promotion, some users will be picked up by UPMC
Health Plan-branded purple vehicles to get where they need to go safely and without distraction.
Aetna's Medicare Advantage network will continue to offer access to some UPMC
facilities and physicians.
for Life HMO plans maintain an "Excellent" accreditation from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA), the highest honor a managed care plan can receive.
The agreement builds upon some initiatives that UPMC
had started in the Braddock community.