Simply Healthcare Plans Continues Commitment to Floridians with SilverSneakers Benefit

Members of Simply Medicare Advantage plans can participate in
SilverSneakers health programs at no cost as part of plan benefits

MIAMI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Simply Healthcare Plans (Simply) will continue offering access to
SilverSneakers®, as one of the many benefits included in its 2018
Medicare Advantage plans. This is part of Simply’s ongoing commitment to
the health and well-being of its current members and those Simply hopes
to have the privilege of serving in the future. SilverSneakers – offered
by Tivity Health – is a fitness program tailored to older adults and is
celebrating 25 years of partnering with consumers to help them achieve
better health.

Simply members have expressed time and again that their involvement in
SilverSneakers has made a significant impact on their health and
well-being.

SilverSneakers by Tivity Health teams up with healthcare stakeholders,
such as Simply, to help millions of baby boomers and beyond meet their
personal goals and overcome health stereotypes. The program helps older
adults take greater control of their health by engaging participants in
more frequent exercise, strength training, aerobics, and flexibility
training through a variety of venues and programming.

“Simply Healthcare Plans offers access to SilverSneakers and other
benefits to improve health because we want to give our members solutions
to the health care challenges they face every day,” said Tomas Orozco,
President of the company’s Medicare East region. “We know many consumers
are doing their research right now on Medicare Advantage plans for 2018.
These individuals think it’s important that their health plan have
benefits that help them live healthier lives.”

Simply offers SilverSneakers – as well as many other health plan
benefits – to members enrolled in the following plans:

  • Simply More (HMO)
  • Simply Level (HMO SNP)
  • Simply Complete (HMO SNP)
  • Simply Advantage (HMO SNP)

Individuals who are interested in joining one of these health plans can
enroll during this year’s Medicare Annual Enrollment Period (AEP). The
AEP began October 15, 2017, and continues through December 7, 2017 and
gives consumers enrolled in Medicare Parts A and B the opportunity to
sign up for Simply’s 2018 Medicare Advantage plans.

Simply is organizing events throughout Florida, which consumers can
attend to get more information about SilverSneakers, other health plan
benefits, and the Medicare Advantage plans that give members access to
those benefits:

  • Nov. 13, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Golden Corral; 5722 Cypress Gardens Blvd,
    Winter Haven
  • Nov. 15, 10 a.m. to noon; IHOP; 7344 W Colonial Dr., Orlando
  • Nov. 27, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.; Red Lobster; 6151 34th Street N,
    Saint Petersburg
  • Nov. 29, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.; Village Inn; 3130 Daniels Road, Winter
    Gardens

These are just a few enrollment-related events happening throughout
Florida. Please call 877-998-3967 to find out about more events in the
area.

For details about Simply’s Medicare Advantage plans in your area, call
1-844-347-4675 or visit Simply’s Medicare online store at http://www.simplyhealthcareplans.com/medicare.

Simply Healthcare Plans, Inc. is a Medicare-contracted coordinated
care plan that has a Medicaid contract with the State of Florida Agency
for Health Care Administration to provide benefits or arrange for
benefits to be provided to enrollees. Enrollment in Simply Healthcare
Plans, Inc. depends on contract renewal. This information is not a
complete description of benefits. Contact the plan for more information.
Limitations, copayments, and restrictions may apply. Benefits, premiums
and/or co-payments/co-insurance may change on January 1 of each year.
You must continue to pay your Medicare Part B premium. We do not
discriminate, exclude people, or treat them differently on the basis of
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This plan is available to anyone who has both Medical Assistance
from the State and Medicare. Premium, co-pays, co-insurance, and
deductibles may vary based on the level of Extra Help you receive.
Please contact the plan for further details. Other providers are
available in our network. The provider network may change at any time.
You will receive notice when necessary.

About Simply Healthcare Plans

Simply Healthcare Plans, Inc. (“Simply”), is a Florida managed health
care plan that serves Medicare Advantage and Medicaid members in the
state of Florida. In addition, Simply, through a line of business called
Clear Health Alliance, also serves Florida Medicaid members who are
living with HIV/AIDS. Along with our sister plans, Amerigroup Florida,
Inc. and Better Health, Inc., we serve more than 600,000 Floridians.
Across the nation, the Anthem, Inc. family of health plans serve nearly
40 million members, which is 1 in every 8 Americans. Our goal is to
provide healthcare and related services that are comprehensive,
integrated and patient-centered. Each and every day, members of our team
can be found in Florida communities, listening to our members,
interacting with our health care providers and partnering with
community-based organizations. Our goal is to ensure members and entire
communities are empowered to become active participants in their health
care and sustain healthy lifestyles. To learn more about Simply, visit www.simplyhealthcareplans.com.

About SilverSneakers

SilverSneakers, by Tivity
Health
, is the nation’s leading community fitness program for older
Americans. The program was founded in 1992 and is available to more than
14.5 million Medicare beneficiaries through many Medicare Advantage
plans, Medicare Supplement carriers and group retiree plans. This year,
SilverSneakers is celebrating its 25th anniversary, decades
of improving the physical, social and mental health of millions of older
Americans. To learn more about the program’s legacy and anniversary, or
to check eligibility or enroll, go to silversneakers.com.

Contacts

Simply Healthcare Plans, Inc.
Hieu Nguyen, 1-202-510-8848
hieu.nguyen2@anthem.com