Jewett Orthopaedic Clinic Now Participating in UnitedHealthcare’s Medicare Advantage Care Provider Network

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ORLANDO, Fla. (Nov. 14, 2017) – Jewett Orthopaedic Clinic and UnitedHealthcare have established a new network relationship, giving Floridians enrolled in UnitedHealthcare Medicare Advantage plans access to physicians and orthopedic surgeons at Jewett Orthopaedic Clinic’s 11 locations throughout Central Florida.
People enrolled in UnitedHealthcare employer-sponsored and individual plans currently have access to Jewett Orthopaedic Clinic.
Jewett Orthopaedic Clinic has served Central Florida for more than eight decades and is recognized as a leader in personalized orthopaedic care, treating more than 250,000 patients every year for a variety of musculoskeletal conditions.
This new relationship provides nearly 150,000 people enrolled in UnitedHealthcare Medicare Advantage plans with access to Jewett Orthopaedic Clinic physicians and other care providers who share UnitedHealthcare’s commitment to improving access to quality care, enhancing clinical outcomes, lowering costs of care and creating an exceptional patient experience.
“Jewett Orthopaedic Clinic is an important community partner and offers people served by UnitedHealthcare greater choice and access to quality, cost-effective care,” said Pete Clarkson, CEO, UnitedHealthcare Medicare & Retirement in North & Central Florida. “We are grateful for the collaborative relationships we share with care providers like Jewett Orthopaedic Clinic who are committed to improving the quality and cost of care.”
In Florida, UnitedHealthcare serves nearly 3.4 million people enrolled in Medicare and employer-sponsored/individual health plans with a network of 275 hospitals and more than 58,000 physicians and other care providers statewide.
About Jewett Orthopaedic Clinic
Jewett Orthopaedic Clinic has been providing orthopaedic care in Central Florida for more than 80 years. You’ll find comprehensive orthopedic care and treatments and an expert orthopaedist team at Jewett Orthopaedic Clinic. Our orthopaedic physicians use innovative approaches to care — many of them pioneered right here in Central Florida — to ease your pain and get you back to the life you love. For more information, please visit www.jewettortho.com.
About UnitedHealthcare
UnitedHealthcare is dedicated to helping people nationwide live healthier lives by simplifying the health care experience, meeting consumer health and wellness needs, and sustaining trusted relationships with care providers. The company offers the full spectrum of health benefit programs for individuals, employers, military service members, retirees and their families, and Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries, and contracts directly with more than 1 million physicians and care professionals, and 6,000 hospitals and other care facilities nationwide.
Plans are insured through UnitedHealthcare Insurance Company or one of its affiliated companies, a Medicare Advantage organization with a Medicare contract. Enrollment in the plan depends on the plan’s contract renewal with Medicare. The provider network may change at any time.