UCare Medicare Group Plans

UCare Medicare Group Plans are available to Medicare-eligible retirees and their Medicare-eligible dependents.

UCare Medicare Group Plans includes:

  • 100% preventive care coverage.
  • Full office visit coverage with copays.
  • 100% hospitalization coverage (some groups have a copay per admission).
  • Worldwide emergency coverage.
  • Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage (also known as Medicare Part D). Prescription drugs are covered 100% after copays. Most UCare Medicare Group Plans include coverage through the Part D coverage gap.

Current Members

2020 Information

Search the 2020 UCare Medicare Group Formulary
2020 Classic Choice Dental Overview (PDF)
2020 UCare Medicare Provider and Pharmacy Directories (PDF)
To request a bound copy of our Provider/Pharmacy Directory, please call Customer Services at the number on the back of your member ID card.

Plan Rating Information (PDF)

Am I eligible?

To become a UCare Medicare Group Plans member, you must:

  • Have Medicare Part A and Part B (by age or disability).
  • Not have end-stage renal disease (kidney failure).
  • Be a retiree or spouse eligible for benefits through a former employer who offers the UCare Medicare Group plan.
  • Live in the UCare Medicare Group Plans service area.


The service area includes the entire state of Minnesota and the following Wisconsin counties: Ashland, Barron, Bayfield, Buffalo, Burnett, Chippewa, Crawford, Douglas, Dunn, Eau Claire, Grant, Iowa, Jackson, Juneau, La Crosse, Monroe, Pepin, Pierce, Polk, Richland, Sauk, Sawyer, St. Croix, Trempealeau, Vernon and Washburn.

Coverage map


If you have questions, call

612-676-6900 or 1-877-598-6574 toll free
TTY: 612-676-6810 or 1-800-688-2534 toll free

We are available from 8 am to 8 pm, seven days a week.

Minnesota public employee retirees and dependents (spouses) who are eligible for Medicare may be eligible for the UCare Medicare Group plan through PEIP.

2019 Benefit Grid - PEIP (PDF)
2020 Benefit Grid - PEIP (PDF)

Available to retirees of Minnesota Public School Districts.

2019 Benefit Grid - Education MN (PDF)
2020 Benefit Grid - Education MN (PDF)

Group plan benefits and prices vary from group to group, so if you are a member and have questions about your particular Group contract, please call UCare Medicare Group Customer Services at 612-676-6840 or 1-877-447-4385 toll free. We are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

If you are a retiree from one of the groups that offers UCare Medicare Group Plans, and you have questions or would like to receive a packet of materials about the plan, please call 612-676-6900 or 1-877-598-6574 toll free (TTY: 1-800-688-2534), or email groupsales@ucare.org. We are available 8 am to 8 pm, daily.

If you would like information about how you could offer UCare Medicare Group Plans to your retirees, or for one of your clients, please call us at 612-676-6900 or 1-877-598-6574 toll free (TTY:  1-800-688-2534), or email groupsales@ucare.org.

October 2019