Important news regarding Saint Mary's Health Plans
As you may be aware, Catholic Healthcare West (CHW) has entered into exclusive negotiations with Community Health Systems
Professional Services Corporation (Community Health Systems) to discuss the potential sale of Saint Mary's Regional Medical Center (SMRMC).
Saint Mary's Health Plans is not included in these negotiations. We will remain affiliated with CHW, and we will continue to meet
your health insurance needs.
Saint Mary's Health Plans remains a strong statewide health insurance carrier with 44,000 members and will continue to provide quality
products and services to the employers and members we serve.
Although negotiations are taking place with SMRMC, Saint Mary's Health Plans members are able to continue to utilize network benefits
during this process as SMRMC will continue all normal operations. There will be no impact on patient care, employment, contracts,
billing or any other facet of SMRMC daily operations.
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Introducing a New Health Plan for Southern Nevada
Quality and affordability have arrived in southern Nevada. A new health plan offering HMO products
that are small on out-of-pocket costs and big on freedom. Coverage at all area hospitals, plus an
exceptional physician network. Add streamlined referrals, global coverage, and the assistance of our
exuberant member-services specialists, and youíll agree, itís time to join.
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Saint Mary's HealthFirst HMO/POS is a proud recipient of the accreditation rating of Excellent from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA).
This accreditation rating recognizes that Saint Maryís HealthFirst delivers high-quality care and service, and the Planís systems for consumer protection and quality improvement meet or exceed NCQAís rigorous requirements. NCQA is an independent, not-for-profit organization that evaluates and rates managed care organizations and is widely recognized by employers, consumers and others as the most trusted, reliable source for information about the quality of the nationís health care system. For more information on this achievement and what it means to health plan members, click here.
Introducing Saint Maryís Medical Group
When you're seen by a physician whoís part of the Saint Maryís Medical Group, you join the healthcare provider thatís ranked #1 in patient-care quality in the region. Our primary-care physicians offer ongoing, comprehensive healthcare for all ages.
Saint Maryís Medical Group physicians provide care by appointment to manage your general healthcare needs and will:
Visit www.saintmarysmedicalgroup.com to learn more, or call 775-770-7100 to make an appointment.
- Diagnose and treat common health problems
- Refer and coordinate your medical care to a specialist or service
- Promote healthy lifestyles and disease prevention
- Manage your medications
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Saint Mary's Health Plans members now have access to MerckSource.
MerckSource is a website dedicated to providing clear, credible health information. It is
designed with the patient's medical needs in mind and offers a wide variety of health
tools and resources available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Sign up to access this valuable health resource today.
Welcome to Saint Mary's Health Plans
As a part of Saint Mary's, our Health Plans offer
numerous options for healthcare coverage in northern Nevada.
We are proud of Saint Mary's tradition of quality care as we work to sustain and improve the health of our community.
By providing affordable coverage, we give our members access to the best healthcare from the region's most preferred hospital.
The Health Plans division is made up of several operating entities including Saint Mary's HealthFirst, Saint Mary's Preferred Health
Insurance Company (which encompasses Health Choice and Preferred Health Care Network) and CDS Group Health.
In addition, we have corporate contracting, medical management and health management programs. All of these services are designed for easier access to
appropriate care from Saint Mary's.
We hope you find the information throughout this site to be helpful and beneficial. In every area, we have provided phone
numbers to call with further questions or for clarification about your specific plan. We are proud of the quality and service
delivered by Saint Mary's Health Plans and hope your experience with us strengthens our good reputation.
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