WellCare of South Carolina rolls out app to Medicaid members

WellCare of South Carolina, a subsidiary of WellCare Health Plans, launched a smartphone app to help Medicaid members in South Carolina manage their care, the health plan announced Oct. 4.

The MyWellCare app helps Medicaid members find providers, locate urgent care clinics and receive reminders related to annual flu shots and preventive health screenings. The free app also provides members with access to their health information and plan benefits.

"We are continuously enhancing the tools we create to help our members get the information and care they need to achieve and maintain optimal health," said Kathy Warner, WellCare's state president for South Carolina.

More articles on payer issues:
The 23 Medicare plans receiving 5 stars from CMS
Cleveland Clinic enters third integrated payer partnership since June, this time with Anthem
21% of health plan members regularly use insurer's online portal

© Copyright ASC COMMUNICATIONS 2017. Interested in LINKING to or REPRINTING this content? View our policies by clicking here.

 

Top 40 Articles from the Past 6 Months