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UCare Medicare 5-Star Rating

Medicare awarded UCare Medicare Plans a 5 out of 5 Stars overall rating, which represents excellent performance. This 2022 rating gives all those on Medicare an extra opportunity to enroll in our plan during the 5-Star Special Enrollment Period now through Nov. 30, 2022. Every year, Medicare evaluates plans based on a 5-Star Rating System.

As a member, you'll love...

Easy access to the doctor you want

96% of all providers in Minnesota are in network

Coverage while you travel

Travel in the U.S. and get care from any provider that accepts Medicare, plus emergency coverage worldwide

Drug coverage

All-in-one convenience that includes Medicare Part D outpatient drug coverage

Dental care, eyewear and hearing aids

UCare Medicare Plans includes many extras to protect every aspect of your health.

Health club membership with One Pass™

Your plan includes a gym membership at no additional cost with access to tools to help improve your health and stay fit

Over-the-counter allowance

UCare Medicare plans help you save money with an allowance to spend as you like on qualifying items like cough drops, first aid supplies, pain relief and toothpaste at participating retailers

Things to consider before you enroll...

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Is your doctor in-network?

We have plans that include 96% of all providers in Minnesota. See if yours are included.
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Are your drugs covered?

We cover a wide range of drugs from brand name to generic. See if your prescriptions are covered.
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Health plan comparison checklist

Keep track of the plans you're comparing. Print our checklist to compare plan benefits and features side by side.

What type of Medicare plan fits your life?

What type of Medicare plan fits your lifestyle, needs and budget? Original Medicare, Medicare Advantage and Medicare Supplement (Medigap) plans.
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Need help choosing a plan?

We're here to de-complicate Medicare. Talk with us about anything from a quick question to walking you through the enrollment process step-by-step.

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Attend a Medicare Meetup

Get your questions answered by one of our licensed Medicare Specialists. Join us in person or online so you can feel confident about choosing a Medicare plan that fits you and your wallet.
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Medicare tools and resources

Plans for nursing home care

Are you an adult with Medicare living in a nursing home, assisted living facility or memory care facility? If you answered yes, we have a health plan designed especially for you.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Over the years, we've heard a number of questions from Medicare shoppers just like you. To make it simpler, we’ve compiled answers to the most common questions we hear.

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Understanding Medicare

Learn the basics of Medicare, including: the parts of Medicare, what to consider when choosing a plan and how to enroll.

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Learn a new skill or expand your hobbies

Get up to a $15 discount on most Minnesota community education classes, like cooking or learning a new language. Check your local community education catalog or contact the local school district for class times and locations. There is a limit of three discounts in a calendar year (one discount per class enrollment).

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Our Medicare Partners

UCare partners with care systems you may already know and trust, offering you access to providers you are already familiar with, lower premiums and coordinated, high quality care.

UCare with M Health Fairview & North Memorial Health

UCare and M Health Fairview have teamed up to offer cost-effective, member-focused health plans that feature access to some of the Twin Cities' most popular and highly regarded providers. Now you can save on your monthly premiums and have access to the convenient provider network.
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UCare with Essentia Health

UCare and Essentia Health have come together to offer EssentiaCare, a Medicare Advantage plan in northern Minnesota and northwestern Wisconsin offering all the care you need in one health system. If you already see Essentia Health doctors or live in the coverage area, then this might be a good fit for you.
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UCare Minnesota and UCare Health, Inc. are HMO-POS plans with Medicare contracts. Enrollment in UCare Minnesota and UCare Health depends on contract renewal. EssentiaCare is a PPO plan with a Medicare contract. Enrollment in EssentiaCare depends on contract renewal.