INDIANAPOLIS, Dec. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The annual enrollment for Medicare beneficiaries ends this week, on December 7, 2017. Managed Health Services (MHS) offers Medicare Advantage products, branded as Allwell from MHS. Plans selected during open enrollment will be effective January 1, 2018.
Allwell will be providing plans and coverage for residents in seven Indiana counties: Allen, Elkhart, Hamilton, Howard, Marion, St. Joseph and Vanderburgh. Allwell from MHS offers HMO and PPO plan choices.
Medicare is a government health insurance program for people age 65 or older. It may also cover certain younger people with disabilities, as well as those suffering from End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD). Medicare beneficiaries can compare and purchase a plan that will meet their healthcare and budget needs during the Open Enrollment period by visiting allwell.mhsindiana.com, or by calling 1-877-891-6093 (TTY: 711) for assistance from a licensed sales agent. Calls may be made daily October 1 to February 14, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. and from February 15 to September 30, Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. A messaging system is used after hours, weekends, and on federal holidays.
"We are pleased to introduce our Medicare Advantage product and provide more quality-focused healthcare options," said Kevin O'Toole, MHS President and CEO. "This expansion allows us to further our commitment to offering access to quality, comprehensive healthcare for Hoosiers at every stage of life."
Managed Health Services (MHS) is a managed care entity that has been proudly serving Hoosiers for more than two decades through the Hoosier Healthwise (HHW) and Hoosier Care Connect Medicaid programs and the Healthy Indiana (HIP) Medicaid alternative program. MHS also serves Indiana residents with a qualified health plan issuer in the Indiana health insurance marketplace, Ambetter from MHS, and with Medicare Advantage plans, Allwell from MHS. MHS is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Centene Corporation®, a diversified, multi-national healthcare enterprise offering both core Medicaid and specialty services. For more, contact MHS, 550 N. Meridian St., Suite 101, Indianapolis, IN 46204. Call MHS at 1-877-647-4848 or visit MHS online at mhsindiana.com.
Allwell is an HMO/PPO plan with a Medicare contract. Enrollment in Allwell depends on contract renewal.
SOURCE Managed Health Services (MHS)