Genesis Announces Changes in Medicare Provider - Genesis HealthCare System - Zanesville, Ohio

Published on October 19, 2017

Attention MediGold Patients

Genesis Announces Changes in Medicare Provider

ZANESVILLE, OH (Oct. 19, 2017) – Genesis HealthCare System announced today, that as of Jan. 1, 2018, Genesis Hospital, Genesis Medical Group and PrimeCare S.E.O. will no longer be an in-network provider for MediGold Medicare Advantage insurance.

Patients who currently have MediGold can elect one of the following in-network Medicare plans during the open enrollment period, now through Dec. 7.

Genesis will continue to be an in-network provider for the following Medicare plans: Aetna Medicare Advantage, Anthem Medicare Advantage, Gateway Medicare Advantage, HealthPlan Medicare Advantage, Humana Medicare Advantage, Medical Mutual of Ohio Medicare Advantage, Traditional Medicare, United Healthcare Medicare Advantage and all Medicare supplemental plans.

To obtain Medicare information or compare plans, call 1-800-MEDICARE or visit medicare.gov. For questions regarding MediGold at Genesis, call (740) 454-4335.

Assistance with open enrollment is being offered by the Ohio Senior Health Insurance Information Program at the Muskingum County Center for Seniors on Oct. 30, Nov. 13, 27 and Dec. 4 at 9 a.m. You must call (740) 454-9761 to schedule an appointment.

About Genesis HealthCare System

Genesis is an integrated health care delivery system based in Southeastern Ohio. The system includes Genesis Hospital, a not-for-profit hospital in Zanesville; signature services include Heart, Lung & Vascular; Women’s and Children's; Emergency & Trauma; Cancer Services; Neurosciences & Orthopedics; an extensive network of more than 300 physicians; and multiple outpatient care centers throughout the region. Affiliates of Genesis include Northside Pharmacies, Northside Oxygen & Medical Equipment Company, Community Ambulance Service, Genesis Children's Center and more.

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