Health insurer’s HMO line awarded 4.5 Stars
Medical Mutual’s preferred provider organization (PPO) line of Medicare Advantage Plans achieved the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ (CMS) top rating, 5 out of 5 Stars, for 2022. In addition, the company’s health maintenance organization (HMO) options were awarded 4.5 out of 5 Stars.
Medical Mutual entered the Medicare Advantage market in 2016, earning the highest enrollment of any new plan that year. Now, the company is one of only nine plans in
The 5-Star rating allows individuals to switch to a Medical Mutual PPO plan anytime throughout the year. Lower-rated plans can only accept enrollment during the Medicare Annual Enrollment Period, which runs
CMS rates plans from 1 to 5 Stars, with 5 representing excellent performance. Insurers are evaluated on what they do to keep members healthy including preventive screenings and vaccines, how well they help members manage chronic conditions like heart disease and diabetes, how responsive the plan is to making sure members get the care they need, helping resolve member complaints, and customer service.
In addition, because Medical Mutual’s Medicare Advantage plans come with a Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Plan, Medical Mutual was also evaluated on members’ overall satisfaction with the drug plan, drug pricing and patient safety.
“Our excellent ratings highlight Medical Mutual’s commitment to keeping our members healthy through prevention and the management of chronic conditions,” said
“This exceptional achievement reaffirms the high quality of care and service we offer our members,” said
Founded in 1934, Medical Mutual is the oldest and one of the largest health insurance companies based in
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Source: Medical Mutual