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Medica Responds to Twin Cities Social Unrest, Racial Inequities with Employee Efforts, Grants and Loan Funding

July 8, 2020

Medica has launched several initiatives to support communities directly impacted by long-standing racial inequities and social unrest in the Twin Cities over the past few weeks. The efforts include actions by employees, $750,000 in grantmaking and providing $1 million in funding for low-interest loans.

Read July 8 press release

 

Top Areas of Concern for High Risk Populations During Coronavirus Crisis Identified through Medica Outreach Program

June 11, 2020

Findings show that the biggest areas of need among people at highest risk for complications from the coronavirus include community and mental health resources to address increased anxiety, medication issues and food concerns.

Read June 11 press release



Medica Special Needs BasicCare Health Plan Now in Morrison, Todd and Wadena Counties

June 1, 2020

Eligible adults in Morrison, Todd and Wadena counties can now enroll in Medica's Special Needs BasicCare Plan (SNBC) for coverage that starts June 1, 2020.

Read June 1 press release



Medica Supports Local Nebraska Communities In This Time of Need

May 26, 2020

Medica, a non-profit health insurer, today announced an innovative program designed to support local residents and economies throughout Nebraska by depositing millions of dollars into local community banks.

Read May 26 press release



As COVID-19 Response Shifts, Medica Extends Commitment to Members, Community Partners and Long-Term Care Partners

May 22, 2020

States will ease restrictions to allow more businesses and services to open beginning June 1 and Medica is responding with increased efforts to ensure the safety and wellbeing of its members and partners.

Read May 22 press release



Contact Tracing, Outreach to High Risk Populations Gives Medica Employees the Opportunity to Demonstrate Their Community Commitments

May 20, 2020

Medica employees are helping to reduce the impact of COVID-19 by working with the Minnesota Department of Health as COVID-19 contact tracers.

Read May 20 press release



Medica Donates $10,000 to Ascension St. John Associate Hardship Program

April 30, 2020

Although the Ascension St. John Tulsa Street Party for 2020 has been canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic, Medica has detoured its sponsorship funds for the event to the Ascension COVID-19 Associate Hardship Program.

Read April 30 press release



Medica Donates $200,000 to Nebraska Non-Profits to Meet Emergency Needs from the Coronavirus

April 29, 2020

Medica today announced it would allocate $200,000 in emergency donations among nine Nebraska non-profit organizations and community health centers that play important roles in addressing needs of the most vulnerable people in communities statewide, especially during the coronavirus pandemic.

Read April 29 press release



Medica Donates $1 Million to Minnesota Non-Profits to Meet Emergency Needs from the Coronavirus

March 25, 2020

Medica today announced it would allocate $1 million in emergency donations among 18 Minnesota non-profit organizations that play important roles in addressing health needs of the most vulnerable people in communities statewide, especially during the coronavirus pandemic.

Read March 25 press release




Medica Waives All Cost Sharing for COVID-19 Testing

March 09, 2020

Medica will waive co-pays, co-insurance and deductibles related to COVID-19 testing for all fully insured group, individual and Medicare members. This change applies to all members throughout the Medica service area and is effective immediately.

Read March 09 press release




Medica Offers New Ways to Support Pregnant Women

February 11, 2020

A new suite of mobile apps will help Medica support women from pregnancy to parenthood.

Read February 11 press release




Medica Supports Local Communities through Innovative Program

Medica, a non-profit health insurer, today announced an innovative program designed to support local economies throughout Minnesota by depositing millions of dollars into local community banks.

Read January 22 press release




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