Wellcare Signs Agreement with Dedicated Senior Medical Center in Detroit
DETROIT, November 3, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Wellcare Medicare Advantage members have in-network access to the providers and facilities of the Dedicated Senior Medical Center in the Detroit Subway area. The agreement with Dedicated, a ChenMed company, has led hundreds of local Wellcare members to choose a dedicated primary care provider since in-network access on April 1, 2021.
Dedicated is a family-run primary and specialty care practice dedicated to providing world-class health care to Medicare-eligible seniors. Wellcare Medicare Advantage Members in Michigan currently have access to the following three Metro Detroit Dedicated locations:
13210 East Jefferson Avenue
Detroit, Michigan 48215
20001 West 7 Mile Road
Detroit, MI 48219
21816 West 11 Mile Road
Southfield, Michigan 48076
In addition, in. three more dedicated centers opened Detroit, Eastern tip, and the Warren areas by the end of the year.
“We are excited to partner with Dedicated, which will strengthen our presence in Michigan and continues to support our efforts to partner with quality providers and health systems across the state, “said Rich fisherman, SVP and CEO of Medicare for Centene, Wellcare’s parent company.
“Dedicated / ChenMed doctors offer seniors affordable VIP treatment that leads to better health,” said Christopher Chen, MD, ChenMed CEO. “We value being a preferred provider for Wellcare members looking for highly personalized primary care. Wellcare Medicare Advantage members in and around the Detroit Metropolitan Region can rely on their dedicated doctors to share their cell phone numbers and, if necessary, promote telemedicine and walk-in appointments on the same day. “
To learn more about Dedicated Senior Medical Center providers and multiple locations, visit https://www.dedicated.care/
Wellcare has offered a range of Medicare products for more than 20 years, including Medicare Advantage and Medicare Prescription Drug Plans (PDP), that offer affordable insurance coverage beyond Original Medicare. Today the company offers benefits to every Medicare beneficiary, such as: B. Dental, hearing and vision services; Flex cards to help with co-payments; Transport services; telemedical visits; Wellness and fitness programs; Home support services; and special additional services for the chronically ill. Wellcare is a wholly owned subsidiary of Centene Corporation, a leading multinational healthcare company dedicated to improving the health of the community, one person at a time. Beginning January 1, 2022, Centenes Medicare brands including Allwell, Health Net, Reliable care‘Trillium Advantage,’ Ohana Health Plan and TexanPlus will be transferred to the Wellcare brand. For more information about Wellcare, please visit www.wellcare.com and follow them on Facebook.
About ChenMed – Dedicated Senior Medical
ChenMed, based in Miami, is a privately held medical, management, and technology company that provides the highest standards of primary health care-driven Medicare Advantage to seniors who deserve better health. This intensive primary care reduces coronavirus deaths by 40 percent, according to a study published in the American Journal of Preventive Cardiology. Named a Fortune 2020 Change the World company, ChenMed brings concierge-style medicine and better health outcomes to the neediest populations. ChenMed brands include Chen Senior Medical Center, Dedicated Senior Medical Center, and JenCare Senior Medical Center.
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