Memorial Health System and Medical Mutual extend their contracts | News, Sports, Jobs

MARIETTA – Memorial Health System and Medical Mutual have renewed their commercial and Medicare Advantage contracts, extending a 22-year partnership until September 2023.

Memorial Health System will continue to be a network provider for patients insured by Medical Mutual. This ensures that Memorial Health System patients covered by Medical Mutual receive the highest quality care, access to a wide choice of health care providers and very competitive prices in the market for their health services, according to a report. hospital release.

“We are happy to be able to renew our contract with Medical Mutual”, said Scott Cantley, President and CEO of Memorial Health System. “Together, we make sure that patients receive the most appropriate care at the best possible price. “

Likewise, Medical Mutual understands that the contract extension is a major benefit for healthcare consumers in the region, the company said.

“We are delighted to continue our strong relationship with Memorial Health System and Washington County area employer groups,” Ben Stoffer, regional vice president of Medical Mutual, said. “This multi-year extension provides stability to our jointly served members and patients, ensuring access to this exceptional healthcare system.”

Medical Mutual, founded in 1934, is the oldest and one of the largest health insurance companies based in Ohio. The company provides coverage to more than 1.6 million Ohioans through high-quality health, life, disability, dental, vision and compensation plans.

Memorial Health System is an integrated, not-for-profit health system run by a volunteer board of directors of community members committed to providing comprehensive care services that meet the needs of our region. Its network of locations and specialties is provided by more than 3,000 employees which include Marietta Memorial Hospital, Selby General Hospital and Sistersville General Hospital, outpatient service sites and provider clinics.

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