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Your Evidence of Coverage (EOC) explains what the plan covers, how much you pay and more. Your EOC also includes:
- Information about in- and out-of-network coverage rules
- Your rights and responsibilities as a member
- Your rights and responsibilities if you disenroll
- Our rights and responsibilities if you disenroll
Your Annual Notice of Changes (ANOC) describes changes to your plan's coverage, costs and administration. These changes are effective starting in January.
The Summary of Benefits outlines what each plan covers and what you’ll pay for those services. The booklet doesn’t list everything that is covered by your plan, or every limitation or exclusion. For a full list of covered services, see the Evidence of Coverage above.
HealthPartners UnityPoint Health has strong networks of doctors, clinics and pharmacies in your area that you can see for a lower cost.
Using your plan’s out-of-network benefit, you can also see any doctor that accepts Medicare and is willing to see you.
Your HealthPartners UnityPoint Health Medicare plan includes prescription drug coverage (Medicare Part D). Part D plans include a formulary, which is a list of drugs covered by the plan.
Our pharmacists and doctors update the drug list each year based on the latest medication and treatment information, which helps us include the safest and most effective prescription drugs available.
Additional Part D resources include:
Get one-on-one help from a pharmacist to be sure you’re getting the most out of your medications. MTM is available at no cost with any HealthPartners UnityPoint Health Medicare plan.
Diabetes supplies (PDF) Prior authorization list and Part B step therapy list (PDF)– This list contains prior authorization (PA) and step therapy requirements for network providers for certain services and Part B drugs.
If you have concerns about the care you received, you can find information on filing an appeal or grievance or requesting a coverage decision.
You can also learn about
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) may release National Coverage Determinations (NCDs) throughout the year. NCDs inform Medicare beneficiaries of new services or therapies that are covered (or changed) under Original Medicare.
If a new NCD impacts services covered by your HealthPartners UnityPoint Health Medicare plan, we post them below. Previous NCDs include:
- April 2022 –
Monoclonal Antibodies Directed Against Amyloid for the Treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease (PDF)
- February 2022 –
Screening for Lung Cancer with Low Dose Computed Tomography (LDCT) (PDF)
- October 2021 –
Transvenous (Catheter) Pulmonary Embolectomy (PDF)
- September 2021 –
Home Use of Oxygen and Oxygen Equipment (PDF)
- January 2021 –
Screening for Colorectal Cancer – Blood-Based Biomarker Tests (PDF)
- January 2021 –
Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair (TMVR) (PDF)
- December 2020 –
Artificial Hearts and related devices, including Ventricular Assist Devices for Bridge-to-Transplant and Destination Therapy (PDF)
- January 2020 –
Next Generation Sequencing for Medicare Beneficiaries with Advanced Cancer (PDF)
- January 2020 –
Acupuncture for Chronic Low Back Pain (PDF)
- August 2019 –
Chimeric Antigen Receptor (CAR) T-cell Therapy for Cancers (PDF)
- July 2019 –
Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring (PDF)
- June 2019 –
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) (PDF)
- February 2019 –
Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VNS) for Treatment-Resistant Depression (TRD) (PDF)
- April 2018 –
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) (PDF)
- March 2018 –
Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) for Medicare Beneficiaries with Advanced Cancer (PDF)
- February 2018 –
Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators (PDF)
- May 2017 –
Supervised Exercise Therapy (SET) for Symptomatic Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) (PDF)
- December 2016 –
Percutaneous Image-guided Lumbar Decompression (PILD) for Lumbar Spinal Stenosis (PDF)
- September 2016 –
Screening for Hepatitis B Virus (HBV) Infection (PDF)
- August 2016 –
Gender Dysphoria and Gender Reassignment Surgery (PDF)
- February 2016 –
Percutaneous Left Atrial Appendage Closure (LAAC) Therapy (PDF)
- January 2016 –
Stem Cell Transplantation (PDF)
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If you need assistance finding care in your network, a Medicare form or details about your plan, our Member Services staff is ready to help.
From Oct. 1 through March 31, we’re available 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. CT, seven days a week. From April 1 through Sept. 30, we're available 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. CT, Monday - Friday.
Our member resources page has additional information and tools for getting the most out of your coverage, living healthier and more.
Out-of-network/non-contracted providers are under no obligation to treat HealthPartners UnityPoint Health members, except in emergency situations. Please call our customer service number or see your Evidence of Coverage for more information, including the cost-sharing that applies to out-of-network services.
Last updated August 2022