01.28.2019

PHOENIX, Ariz. – January 28, 2019 -- CareMore Health and Cigna-HealthSpring have collaborated to provide comprehensive primary care and chronic disease management services to Cigna-HealthSpring Medicare Advantage (MA) customers in select plans in Arizona. With the collaboration, Cigna-HealthSpring customers in Maricopa and Pima counties who reside in institutional and assisted living facilities will now have access to CareMore’s high-touch model and dedicated team of clinicians who provide care directly to patients in the facilities.

Sachin Jain, President and CEO of CareMore Health, said, “For more than 25 years, CareMore’s model has focused on improving the health of patients with complex needs, like those who live in care facilities. We are excited to work with Cigna-HealthSpring to improve health outcomes for their high-need customers in Arizona who require more personalized care and attention.” 

CareMore Health, a nationally known care delivery system, employs an innovative model of care using common sense solutions that have been proven to be effective for engaging high-risk customers, improving overall health and wellness, and lowering health costs.

“Cigna-HealthSpring is committed to ensuring people have access to the health care services they need, when and where they need them,” said Rebecca Lindy, Chief Operating Officer and Market Manager for Cigna-HealthSpring in Arizona. “Collaborating with CareMore Health helps remove barriers to care, providing a convenient, high-quality solution for the people we serve with complex health needs in select care facilities in Phoenix and Tucson.”

Cigna-HealthSpring’s Arizona Medicare customers who reside in institutional or assisted living facilities who select CareMore Health as their provider will receive comprehensive health assessments, chronic disease management, support with medication management, wound care and other needed medical support from CareMore doctors and nurse practitioners who make regular visits to the facilities. The goal of the program is to keep these customers out of the hospital through personalized and consistent care.

 

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