The nation’s first and largest private online health insurance exchange,eHealth, Inc, is offering Medicare Advantage plans and Medicare Prescription Drug Plans (PDPs) from WellCare Health Plans, Inc. on its online marketplaces and now also through telephonic enrollment.
“WellCare’s expanded relationship with eHealth is part of our commitment to provide quality, cost-effective health care solutions across the country,” said Kevin LeBlanc, WellCare’s Vice President of National Distribution.
Medicare Advantage and Prescription Drug Plans are available for online enrollment at eHealthMedicare.com and PlanPrescriber.com, and licensed eHealth insurance agents are available to help applicants enroll over the phone. Medicare Advantage plans from WellCare are available to eHealth customers in 12 states: Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Missouri, New Jersey, New York, Ohio and Texas. WellCare Prescription Drug Plans are available to eHealth customers in 48 states.
“We’re pleased to have plans on eHealthMedicare.com from a quality provider like WellCare Health Plans, Inc.,” said eHealth, Inc. Senior Vice President of Sales and Operations, Robert Hurley. “Our ability to enroll Medicare beneficiaries online will become increasingly important as the baby boomer generation continues aging into Medicare. We’re thrilled that our partnership with WellCare includes online and telephonic enrollment, so that we have more choices available for the increasing number of customers who prefer to do everything online.”