AmeriHealth Caritas Louisiana Announces New Provider Contracts
Members of Louisiana Medicaid Managed Care Plan Have Access to Growing Network of Providers
AmeriHealth Caritas Louisiana, a Healthy Louisiana Medicaid managed care health plan and part of the AmeriHealth Caritas Family of Companies, announced that it has signed new contracts with several additional provider groups, expanding its network of primary care providers, specialists and hospitals throughout Louisiana:
- Affinity Health Group
- More than 30 locations across Monroe
- 140 primary and specialty care practitioners
- Louisiana Women's Healthcare Association
- Serving the Greater Baton Rouge area
- 34 Obstetrician-Gynecologists (OBGYN)
- Urgent Care Centers
- Lake After Hours
- Lake Urgent Care
- Lake Urgent Care Northshore
- Total Urgent Care
- Rapides Urgent Care
- St. Francis Urgent Care
- Lourdes After Hours
- LCMC Health Urgent Care
- Red Stick Pediatrics
- Baton Rouge-based with 7 Pediatricians and 4 Pediatric Nurse Practitioners
AmeriHealth Caritas Louisiana continues to add providers to its network, helping to ensure that its members have access to quality health care as close to their communities as possible. A full listing of network providers is available on the AmeriHealth Caritas Louisiana website.
"Contracting with these additional provider groups demonstrates our commitment to providing high-quality, value-based care and a robust statewide provider network," said AmeriHealth Caritas Louisiana Market President Kyle Viator. "These providers are attuned to the unique needs of our members, and share our commitment to serving them. We look forward to working with these organizations to build healthy communities throughout Louisiana."
About AmeriHealth Caritas Louisiana
AmeriHealth Caritas Louisiana is one of five Medicaid managed care plans that participate in the Healthy Louisiana program. AmeriHealth Caritas Louisiana helps Louisiana families get proper care and stay well. AmeriHealth Caritas Louisiana works with communities in need to achieve positive health outcomes throughout the state.
About AmeriHealth Caritas Family of Companies
AmeriHealth Caritas is part of the Independence Health Group in partnership with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan. AmeriHealth Caritas is one of the nation’s leaders in health care solutions for those most in need. Operating in 16 states and the District of Columbia, AmeriHealth Caritas serves approximately 5.6 million Medicaid, Medicare, and Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) members through its integrated managed care products, pharmaceutical benefit management and specialty pharmacy services, behavioral health services, and other administrative services. Headquartered in Philadelphia, AmeriHealth Caritas is a mission-driven organization with more than 30 years of experience serving low-income and chronically ill populations.