UCare Connect + Medicare (SNBC) (HMO D-SNP)

A Medicare Advantage Special Needs Plan for Minnesota adults with Medical Assistance (Medicaid), Medicare and a certified disability.

Questions? Please call UCare at 612-676-3554 or 1-800-707-1711
(TTY: 612-676-6810 or 1-800-688-2534), 8 am - 5 pm, Monday - Friday.

Are you eligible?

You are eligible to join UCare Connect + Medicare if you:

  • Have a certified disability or receive waiver services for your disability from your county
  • Are at least age 18 and under age 65
  • Have Medical Assistance and Medicare Parts A and B
  • Live in the 62-county UCare Connect + Medicare service
    See the map for the counties in the service area
     

Order a kit    or    Enroll now

What you get with your UCare Connect + Medicare plan:


More support

  • One card for medical, dental and prescription drug coverage
  • One phone number to call for health plan questions
  • Access to UCare Dental Connection to help you find and schedule appointments with dental clinics that can accommodate your needs
  • Support from UCare's Keep Your Coverage program, which offers Medical Assistance renewal support for continuous coverage
  • No-cost transportation to and from covered medical, dental and pharmacy appointments through UCare Health Ride


Focus on wellness

  • No-cost SilverSneakers® Fitness gym membership at all participating locations, visit SilverSneakers.com for more information. Roundtrip transportation 3 times per week
  • No-cost fitness kits with at-home activities such as Stress Relief, Tai Chi, Sit & Be Fit and Latin Dance upon request
  • Up to $15 discount on Community Education classes in Minnesota (limits apply)
  • Save up to $50 a week at participating grocery stores with Healthy Savings. Shop and save when you buy select healthy foods including milk, whole-grain bread, lean meat, eggs, yogurt, fruits, vegetables and more


Extra care

  • $25 reward for completing an annual exam
  • Dental care aboard the UCare Mobile Dental Clinic when it’s in your area
  • The UCare 24/7 nurse line​, so you know where to go when you’re not feeling well
  • Additional dental coverage including one crown and an extra exam per year and a new electric toothbrush every three years with two replacement heads per year
  • After an inpatient stay, a personal medication review by a pharmacist so you understand and use your drugs safely and correctly
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Keep Your Coverage Program

As a UCare member, you may occasionally need to complete and return Minnesota Health Care Programs/Medical Assistance (MA) renewal forms sent to you by your county. Below are a few resources for completing your renewal.

  • List of county phone numbers and addresses (external site) - Your county is a great place to start when you have Medical Assistance renewal questions.
  • Disability Hub MN (external site) - Metropolitan Center for Independent Living offers up-to-date information about community resources related to people with disabilities, including housing and benefits referral, through the Disability Hub MN.​

If you have any questions about keeping your UCare membership active, call us at 612-676-3438 or 1-855-307-6978, 8 am to 5 pm, Monday-Friday, TTY: 612-676-6810 or 1-800-688-2534.

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Part D Coverage Determinations, Appeals, and Grievances
Find out how to make a complaint if you have concerns about your Part D coverage.

Part C Organizational Determinations, Appeal and Grievances

Medical Authorizations

Medicare Complaint Form (external site)

Questions and Answers about Health Care Directives (PDF)

Instructions for appointing a representative (PDF)

Statement of Representative (PDF)

Right and Responsibilities Upon Disenrollment (PDF)​


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