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UCare meeting to address senior health plans

UCare is holding informational meetings about its UCare for Seniors Medicare Advantage plan.

Members of UCare's sales staff will discuss the 2011 UCare for Seniors Classic, Value Plus, Standard D, and Value plans.

In Alexandria, the meeting will take place Wednesday, October 13 at 10 a.m. at the Holiday Inn.

UCare for Seniors has more than 75,000 members across Minnesota and western Wisconsin.

To register for a meeting or for more information, call 1-877-523-1518 (toll free).

UCare (www.ucare

.org) is an independent, nonprofit health plan providing health care and administrative services. It partners with health care providers, counties, community organizations, and other member-directed groups to create and deliver health coverage plans for:

•Medicare-eligible individuals throughout Minnesota and in western Wisconsin.

•Individuals and families enrolled in income-based Minnesota Health Care Programs, such as MinnesotaCare and Prepaid Medical Assistance Program.

•Adults with disabilities and Medicare beneficiaries with chronic health conditions.

•Minnesotans dually eligible for Medical Assistance and Medicare.