UCare Health Plans
UCare offers a range of high-value Medicare plans designed to meet your needs. More than 100,000 Minnesotans have selected UCare for their Medicare coverage.
If your Cost plan is ending, you have until February 28 to sign up for 2019 coverage.
If you’ve already enrolled in a Medicare Advantage plan and you want to make a change, you have until March 31 to switch to another Medicare Advantage plan.
UCare Medicare plans offer:
- A large provider network
- Prescription drug coverage
- Dental coverage
- Coverage while traveling
- Local, friendly customer service
- Free health club membership
Current members can enroll in dental coverage for 2019 here.
This information is not a complete description of benefits. Contact the plan for more information. Limitations, copayments, and restrictions may apply. Benefits, premiums and/or copayments/co-insurance may change on January 1 of each year.
Individual and Family Plans
UCare offers flexible plans that help you live well and stay well. Six plan options and two great networks make it easy to get the care you need.
UCare Individual & Family plans are available on the MNsure exchange for those who live in the metro area or in northeastern Minnesota. UCare is for people who are not eligible for Medicare or Medical Assistance, and:
- Are self-employed, or
- Work part-time, or
- Don’t have insurance through work
Making the right health insurance decision is easier when you understand the basics, including how to compare plans, what is included in your plan and how to enroll.
- how to find a health plan
- 2019 UCare health plans
Minnesota Health Care Programs
UCare's Minnesota Health Care Programs plans offer several Medical Assistance, MinnesotaCare and combined Medical Assistance & Medicare coverage options.
UCare's Minnesota Health Care Programs plans cover:
- People with disabilities
Each of these plans has eligibility requirements based on individuals’ age, income, county of residence and disability (if applicable).
Medical Assistance eligibility determinations and enrollment for most of the plans occurs online through MNsure, Minnesota’s health insurance marketplace, or through a paper process managed by the Minnesota Department of Human Services (DHS) through an individual’s county of residence.
People eligible for UCare’s Minnesota Senior Health Options (UCare’s MSHO), UCare Connect and UCare Connect + Medicare can enroll through UCare.
Individual & Family plans
We have plans with access to more than 32,000 clinics, doctors, hospitals and pharmacies. UCare Individual & Family Plans are available if you don’t receive insurance through work and you do not qualify for Medicare or medical assistance.
Medical Assistance Programs
To qualify for these medical assistance programs, there are some restrictions based on your income, certified disability status, age, and more.