InnovaCare Health to Cover Smartphone Costs for Some Members.

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Through its subsidiary MMM Healthcare (MMM), InnovaCare Health is offering a new benefit that covers the monthly cost of a smartphone to its more than 150,000 Medicare and Medicaid eligible beneficiaries under the MMM Bienestar Platino coverage, the company said.

This new benefit is the latest in a series of steps InnovaCare and its subsidiaries are taking to expand access to care and improve coordination of medical and social services.

Through this added benefit, members now have access to a new smartphone with Internet and unlimited calls, making it possible to more seamlessly coordinate things like healthcare services, medication orders and transportation. A third of MMM's membership in Puerto Rico qualifies as dual-eligible, and many of these members suffer from chronic health conditions, making the ability to easily coordinate care across the healthcare continuum a critical component of InnovaCare's proven model.

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