WellCare Members Gain Access to AnMed Health

WellCare of South Carolina is offering its WellCare Medicare Advantage members expanded access to the top health systems across the state, including AnMed Health.

Current WellCare Medicare Advantage members have in-network access to the AnMed Health’s facilities and services, which include AnMed Health Medical Center, a 461-bed acute care hospital, which has earned the prestigious Magnet® designation; AnMed Health Women's and Children's Hospital; AnMed Health Rehabilitation Hospital; AnMed Health Cannon Hospital; Elbert Memorial Hospital; and, more than 400 physicians. Those who enroll during the Medicare Annual Enrollment Period (running Oct. 15 - Dec. 7) will have access effective Jan. 1, 2020.

"We are pleased to offer our Medicare Advantage members expanded access to high-performing health systems across South Carolina and look forward to working with their teams to help improve the health and well-being of our members across the state,” said Urcel Fields, WellCare’s state president, South Carolina.

As of Sept. 30, 2019, WellCare serves approximately 84,000 Medicaid, 13,000 Medicare Advantage and 21,000 Medicare Prescription Drug Plan members in South Carolina.