NASHVILLE, Tenn., October 20, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Cigna Corporation, a global healthcare services company, has added Iora primary care providers to its Medicare Advantage (MA) network in. recorded Arizona Maricopa districtwhich includes Phoenix.
“As Cigna continues to expand its Medicare Advantage network, we are building partnerships with providers who share our focus on providing affordable, high-quality care,” said Dan Hoemke, President of Cigna’s Medicare Advantage business in Arizona. “We have worked successfully with Iora in other regions and we are delighted to have this relationship with our customers in the Phoenix Area.”
Customers in all MA plans from Cigna in Maricopa district have immediate access to Iora’s practices. Iora operates 12 general practitioner practices in Maricopa district. Cigna MA members can choose Iora Primary Care in Denver, Charlotte, Houston, Tucson, and now Phoenix.
Iora specializes in providing primary care to adults over the age of 65, making it easier for MA patients to access health care, whether in the doctor’s office or from the comfort of their own home. It offers its patients longer appointments, in person or virtually. Each patient works with a provider and has access to a robust team that includes a health coach, nurse, and behavioral specialist to optimize their health and wellbeing.
Cigna has expanded its participating provider network by more than 25% in the past 18 months. More than 80% of Cigna’s customers have award and value-based agreements. Cigna’s value-based care agreement with Iora improves coordination and emphasizes preventive care to achieve better health outcomes and greater patient satisfaction.
Tyler Jung, Chief doctor, Iora health, said: “We are excited to expand our collaboration with Cigna as they share a similar passion for improving the lives of Medicare beneficiaries by focusing on the whole person. Our ability to take care of Iora Cigna Medicare customers offering takes us a step further. ” on our journey to transform the healthcare system. “
To find the closest Iora location, visit https://ioraprimarycare.com/find-a-location/.
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About Iora Health
Iora Health, part of One Medical, is a member-based primary care organization with a mission to transform health care for all through its people-centered, technology-enabled model that is specifically focused on the elderly. The vision of Iora Health and One Medical is to inspire members with better health and better care while reducing costs.
Iora Health is owned by 1Life Healthcare, Inc., the administration and management services company to One Medical’s affiliated professional companies that provide in-office and virtual medical services. 1Life and One Medical do business under the One Medical brand.
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