Meadville, PA - Meadville Medical Center (MMC) announced today that it
has signed a new contract with UPMC Health Plan that provides Tier 1 in-network
access to Meadville Medical services, whether elective or emergency, for
many UPMC Health Plan members.
The contract includes Meadville Medical Center and all Meadville owned
physician practices and applies to Medicare, Medicaid, and most commercial
plans and is effective immediately.
Members receive the highest level of benefits and lowest out-of-pocket
costs under their plan when they receive care from Tier 1 doctors and
"This agreement with UPMC Health Plan provides a significant benefit
for members across our region," said Philip Pandolph, president and
CEO of Meadville Medical Center. "Individuals and families with UPMC
Health Plan will now have the ability to choose from an array of advanced
health services and skilled physicians available at our Meadville Medical
Center hospital and clinics. As the largest medical center in the region,
our number one commitment is to provide access and choice for quality,
afforadable services to our patients."
"UPMC Health Plan is pleased to include Meadville Medical Center in
our network of hospitals to better service our members, " said Sandy
McAnnallen, senior vice president of clinical affairs and quality performance
at UPMC Health Plan. "We look forward to a successful collaboration
and to providing the best care for our members in Crawford County and
For questions regarding insurance options or enrolling in an insurance
plan available in the Marketplace, please call 1-877-563-0292.
Current UPMC Health Plan members with questions can contact Member Services
via the phone number on the back of their member card. Members are encouraged
to confirm their Plan's network coverage.