Preferred Care Partner is Medicare Advantage Special Needs Plans (SNPs) insured through UnitedHealthcare are HMO plans in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties. These plans combine the hospital and doctor coverage of Medicare Parts A and B with Part D prescription drug coverage, plus additional benefits and services designed to meet the unique needs of identified Medicare consumer populations.
Preferred Care Partners Dual Eligible SNP plans are intended for consumers eligible for Medicare & Medicaid benefits. Some plans do not require referrals for specialty care.
- Preferred Medicare Assist (HMO SNP)
- Preferred Medicare Assist Palm Beach (HMO SNP)
Preferred Care Partners Chronic Condition SNP plans provide specialized benefits and services for Medicare beneficiaries with chronic conditions such as diabetes, heart failure and/or cardiovascular disorders. This plan does not require referrals for specialty care.
- Preferred Special Care Miami-Dade (HMO SNP)
Health Maintenance Organization (HMO) plans have a defined network of contracted local physicians and hospitals to provide member care. Generally, members must use these care providers to receive benefits for covered services, except in emergencies.
Preferred Care Parnters is insured through UnitedHealthcare Insurance Company or one of its affiliated companies, a Medicare Advantage organization with a Medicare contract and a contract with the State Medicaid Program. Enrollment in the plan depends on the plan’s contract renewal with Medicare.
Tools & Resources
- Medicare Non-Contracted Provider Dispute/Appeal Rights
- Medicare Advantage Non-Participating Provider Claim Payment Dispute Request Form
- UnitedHealthcare Medicare Advantage Primary Care Provider Change Request Form
- 2017 Medicare Advantage Preventive Services Coding Guidelines
- 2018 Medicare Advantage Service Area Reduction Frequently Asked Questions
- 2017 UnitedHealthcare Medicare Advantage Special Needs Plans (SNP) Benefit Plan Name Overview
Coverage options may vary depending upon your location. To learn more about a plan in your service area, go to MyPreferredCare.com.
To learn more about Medicare Part D prescription drug coverage or to access related forms, please review the materials available on MyPreferredCare.com under Pharmacy > Forms. This section contains information and forms for direct member reimbursement and prescription drug coverage determination.
Reminder for Special Needs Plan Providers
UnitedHealthcare provides Special Needs Plan (SNP) care providers access to SNP beneficiaries' Health Risk Assessments (HRAs) and Individualized Care Plans (ICPs) in a variety of ways including mailing, faxing, uploading to the Provider Portal or placing Individualized Care Plans in the SNP beneficiary's physical and/or electronic chart.
Care providers should be reviewing the SNP beneficiary's Individualized Care Plans and participating with the SNP Interdisciplinary Care Team to coordinate the beneficiary's care. Special Needs Plan care providers can register online at UHCprovider.com to begin accessing and reviewing SNP beneficiary Individualized Care Plans via the Care Conductor App on Link.