Humana, Tuality ink deal
A new agreement between Humana Inc. and Tuality Healthcare will allow Humanas Medicare Advantage members access to the medical groups more than 350 physicians.
Tuality Healthcare is very patient minded. We are focused on delivering the Triple Aim - providing better care and creating greater health outcomes for individuals at a lower cost all while ensuring the patient experience is enhanced, said Manny Berman, president and CEO of Tuality Healthcare. This is a natural collaboration, given Humanas excellent programs, and we look forward to a strong, ongoing relationship.
Medicare beneficiaries in Washington County will be able to enroll in the Humana Medicare Advantage HMO plan. The open enrollment period ends Dec. 7. The new agreement with Tuality Healthcare will take effect Jan. 1, 2014.
Tuality has provided care to western Washington County residents since 1918. Today, the organization is the only local, independent, community-governed health care system in the area, offering inpatient and outpatient treatment and specialty services.
Its facilities include Tuality Community Hospital in Hillsboro and Tuality Forest Grove Hospital.JW_DISQUS_ADD_A_COMMENT