MIAMI, Oct. 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Leon Medical Centers Health Plans, a Cigna company, announced it has achieved Five out of Five Stars for quality and performance from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for 2021. This is the fourth time the plan has been awarded this top status.
"We're incredibly proud to receive Medicare's highest Star rating again," said Ryan Berger, president of Leon Medical Centers Health Plans. "The rating reflects a tremendous commitment from our employees, doctors, and health care partners to improving the health, well-being and peace of mind of our members."
CMS measures a Medicare Advantage plan's quality of health care services and experience received by its members. The annual ratings are based on a scale of One to Five Stars with Five Stars being the highest. These ratings help Medicare beneficiaries, their families and caregivers compare Medicare plans. The Star ratings are posted at www.medicare.gov.
"We are honored that Leon Medical Centers Health Plans has been awarded, for the fourth time, with the Five-Star rating from CMS demonstrating our consistent commitment to medical excellence," said Benjamin Leon Jr., chairman and founder of Leon Medical Centers. "Our ongoing dedication to providing exceptional clinical service and personal attention to the health care needs of our patients are part of the DNA of our organization since its inception," continued Leon. "It is our intention to continue providing medical excellence to our patients for many years to come."
Receiving Five Stars means Medicare beneficiaries in Miami-Dade County can join or switch to Leon Medical Centers Health Plans any time during the year. To enroll or learn more, call 1-866-393-5366 (TTY 711) 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., seven days a week, or visit LMChealthplans.com.
About Leon Medical Centers Leon Medical Centers, founded in South Florida in 1996, is a leading health care provider with more than 2,500 dedicated health care professionals committed to improving the lives of over 40,000 Medicare patients through an exclusive affiliation with Leon Medical Centers Health Plans. Patients have access to state-of-the-art medical and urgent care centers, virtual care, home-delivered medications, onsite dental, vision, and lab services, as well as Leon Hospital Service Center locations in the most prominent South Florida hospitals. For more information, visit LeonMedicalCenters.com.
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