We are excited to share that MeridianCare, a WellCare company, is changing its name to WellCare, effective January 1, 2020!
Our Population Health Management Programs are offered to MeridianHealth members and designed to improve your overall health and quality of care. Please review the various programs below. For more information, or to find out how to get enrolled, please contact MeridianHealth at 866-821-2308.
Affinity Patient Coordination
MeridianHealth partners with Affinity Patient Coordination to provide pharmacist-driven care coordination that assists members in managing their medications. Additionally, members who take six or more medications may be able to participate in a pill pack program to get their medications delivered right to their home.
Complex Case Management
Meridian's Complex Case Management Program assists members with all their healthcare needs by giving them tools to combat their chronic conditions and navigate their appointments and benefits.
The Flu Outreach Program is an educational program used to increase accessibility to the flu vaccination in order to add value towards preventative care and keeping members healthy.
The Opioids Program is a set of initiatives intended to combat issues surrounding opioids prescribed through multiple pharmacies, multiple providers and at a high dosage.
Rescue Inhaler Overutilization
The Rescue Inhaler Overutilization Program is both a member and prescriber outreach program. Member outreach is conducted to provide counseling on proper inhaler usage and support for disease management. Prescriber outreach is conducted to encourage adding a maintenance inhaler to the member's regimen when needed.
Risk for Kidney Failure
The Risk for Kidney Failure Program provides educational outreach intended to help provide resources to those who are at risk for developing end stage renal disease (ESRD).
The Meridian Smoking Cessation Program offers education materials, a personal Smoking Cessation Coordinator and coaching calls to help members quit smoking.
Transition of Care
The Meridian Transition of Care Program aims to ease the transition from hospital to home by providing support and education for the member, family and caregiver.
You may opt out of MLTSS at any time if you choose to enroll in a Medicare-Medicaid Alignment Initiative (MMAI) plan. Interested in learning more about this? Call Illinois Client Enrollment Services at 877-912-8880 (TTY 866-565-8576) Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
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