Scan Well being Plan mentioned it is going to start promoting Medicare Benefit plans within the state of Texas in 2023, increasing the senior insurer’s protection to 4 states.
The nonprofit payer additionally plans to increase its present footprint in Nevada by transferring into Nye County, a area northwest of Las Vegas.
“The expansions would convey Scan’s whole attain to just about seven million potential clients throughout 20 markets in 4 states,” SCAN mentioned in a press release. Scan at the moment insures about 270,000 individuals throughout California, Nevada and Arizona.
Medicare Benefit enrollment has greater than doubled during the last decade as this system grows in reputation.
In 2021, greater than 26 million individuals opted for Medicare Benefit protection, representing 42% of the overall Medicare inhabitants, in accordance the Kaiser Household Basis.
The growth depends on approval from federal well being regulators, based on Scan. The push comes as Scan Group, which owns the well being plan, works to diversify its portfolio past well being plans for seniors.
Just lately, Scan Group agreed to spend money on SafeRide Well being, a non-emergency medical transportation dealer. The deal is geared toward decreasing obstacles that seniors face in attending to healthcare appointments.