Humana (HUM) Ties Up to Boost Medicare Network in New Jersey
Patients can now avail of healthcare services at the system’s hospital campuses in Atlantic City and Pomona along with its outpatient facilities in the Southeastern New Jersey.However, terms of the deal remain confidential. The contract, which is already in effect, adds in-network access for Humana Medicare Advantage Health Maintenance Organization (HMO), Preferred Provider Organization (PPO) and Private Fee-for-Service (PFFS) health plan members at facilities like AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center’s Atlantic City and Mainland campuses, AtlantiCare Urgent Care centers and AtlantiCare Surgery centers.Notably, the deal also provides in-network access for Humana Medicare Advantage members who need care from clinicians who are employees of AtlantiCare. The company is committed to cater optimum healthcare to its members.To that end, it constantly takes up initiatives to mete out affordable services, yet with better quality.Humana’s Medicare business has been performing strongly over the past many quarters. In the past decade, the company saw maximum growth in Individual Medicare Advantage during 2019, which is pretty impressive.Lately, the health insurance giant expanded its value-based programs with the launch of two national programs for the members of certain Humana Medicare Advantage (MA) plans.