PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGLN) today announced its subsidiary, Magellan Complete Care of Arizona (MCC of AZ), expanded its current offerings and now offers a new Medicare Advantage Dual Special Needs Plan (D-SNP) for 2020. The plan, MCC of AZ (HMO SNP), is designed for individuals eligible for both Medicare and Medicaid in Arizona and will help maximize the quality of life, health, security and independence of MCC of AZ members.
“At MCC of AZ we have a long history of serving complex needs of special populations through publicly funded programs,” said Minnie Andrade, chief operating officer, Magellan Complete Care of Arizona. “We are excited to offer this new plan which combines our expertise in managing physical health, behavioral health, pharmacy benefits and other services while working hand-in-hand with our members, providers and families.”
The purpose of MCC of AZ is to help solve the many challenges associated with the healthcare needs of lower income individuals, many of whom face complex conditions that impact their physical health and mental well-being. MCC of AZ recognizes that improvements in total health and well-being frequently involve families, communities and even the workplace.
“The D-SNP plan will ensure coordination of care for Medicare and Medicaid eligible members, resulting in a seamless, one-stop system of local services,” continued Andrade. “Ultimately, our plan will support individuals along the path to achieving better health and well-being by providing the highest quality of support.”
About Magellan Health: Magellan Health, Inc., a Fortune 500 company, is a leader in managing the fastest growing, most complex areas of health, including special populations, complete pharmacy benefits and other specialty areas of healthcare. Magellan supports innovative ways of accessing better health through technology, while remaining focused on the critical personal relationships that are necessary to achieve a healthy, vibrant life. Magellan's customers include health plans and other managed care organizations, employers, labor unions, various military and governmental agencies and third-party administrators. For more information, visit MagellanHealth.com.