PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Trinity Health, one of the largest multi-institutional Catholic health care delivery systems in the nation, and Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), one of the nation’s leading health and well-being companies, today announced agreements that provide Humana Medicare Advantage members in-network access to seven Trinity Health hospitals located in Southeastern Pennsylvania and Southern New Jersey.
The agreements, now in effect, expand available care choices for Humana Medicare Advantage members of Health Maintenance Organization (HMO), Preferred Provider Organization (PPO), and Private Fee-for-Service (PFFS) health plans in Pennsylvania and New Jersey through in-network access to the following seven Trinity Health hospitals:
- Mercy Health System’s three hospitals in Southeastern Pennsylvania: Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital in Darby, and Mercy Philadelphia Hospital and Nazareth Hospital, both in Philadelphia
- Saint Mary Medical Center in Langhorne, Pennsylvania
- Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center and Lourdes Medical Center of Burlington County in Camden and Willingboro, New Jersey, respectively
- St. Francis Medical Center in Trenton, New Jersey
The agreements also provide in-network access to the more than 700 primary care and specialty physicians in Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey employed by these hospitals.
“Our work with Humana reflects a shared commitment to providing quality health care for people with Medicare, and a dedication to their health and well-being," said Michael Hammond, chief financial officer, Trinity Health Mid-Atlantic Region. "We are very pleased."
“This network expansion in Southeast Pennsylvania and Southern New Jersey is part of Humana’s commitment to providing additional options for care for our local Medicare Advantage members,” said Humana regional president Eric Bohannon. “Increasing access to care is essential in supporting our members as they strive to lead healthy lives.”
Terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
About Trinity Health
Trinity Health is one of the largest multi-institutional Catholic health care delivery systems in the nation, serving diverse communities that include more than 30 million people across 22 states. Trinity Health includes 94 hospitals, as well as 109 continuing care locations that include PACE programs, senior living facilities, and home care and hospice services. Its continuing care programs provide nearly 2.5 million visits annually. Based in Livonia, Mich., and with annual operating revenues of $18.3 billion and assets of $26.2 billion, the organization returns $1.1 billion to its communities annually in the form of charity care and other community benefit programs. Trinity Health employs about 133,000 colleagues, including 7,800 employed physicians and clinicians. Committed to those who are poor and underserved in its communities, Trinity Health is known for its focus on the country's aging population. As a single, unified ministry, the organization is the innovator of Senior Emergency Departments, the largest not-for-profit provider of home health care services — ranked by number of visits — in the nation, as well as the nation’s leading provider of PACE (Program of All Inclusive Care for the Elderly) based on the number of available programs. For more information, visit www.trinity-health.org. You can also follow us on Facebook or Twitter.
Humana Inc. is committed to helping our millions of medical and specialty members achieve their best health. Our successful history in care delivery and health plan administration is helping us create a new kind of integrated care with the power to improve health and well-being and lower costs. Our efforts are leading to a better quality of life for people with Medicare, families, individuals, military service personnel, and communities at large.
To accomplish that, we support physicians and other health care professionals as they work to deliver the right care in the right place for their patients, our members. Our range of clinical capabilities, resources and tools – such as in-home care, behavioral health, pharmacy services, data analytics and wellness solutions – combine to produce a simplified experience that makes health care easier to navigate and more effective.
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Humana is a Medicare Advantage HMO, PPO, and PFFS organization with a Medicare contract. Enrollment in any Humana Medicare plan depends on contract renewal. Other providers are available in our network. The provider may also contract with other Plans.