Mercy-Des Moines is proud to be a participating provider in a new insurance company, Wellmark Value Health Plan. The new company is a licensed Health Maintenance Organization (HMO) owned by Mercy Health Network, Inc. (MHN) and Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield and will offer individual and small group health insurance plans in 36 Iowa counties (both on and off the public exchange) beginning in January 2017.
Open enrollment for the 2017 plan year begins on November 1, 2016. Consumers are encouraged to consult with a licensed insurance agent to learn more about Wellmark Value Health Plan pricing and participating providers. Eligible consumers who purchase the plans on the public exchange, healthcare.gov, may also have access to subsidies to help pay premiums for themselves and their families.
Learn about health insurance from Wellmark that gives you access to Mercy providers and facilities: www.wellmark.com/value.