Group News Updates – March 2016

Medical Mutual Acquires HealthSpan Insurance Business

Medical Mutual has entered into an agreement to acquire HealthSpan’s group and individual health insurance business, which consists of approximately 105,000 members covered by a variety of commercial, individual and Medicare products throughout Ohio.

Large and Small Group Business
Medical Mutual will offer replacement healthcare coverage to HealthSpan’s group business on the earlier of the employer groups’ renewal date or midnight on August 31, 2016. Your Ohio Health Benefits agent will be available to discuss a transition strategy for your group(s) between now and August 31, 2016.

Individual and Medicare Businesses
HealthSpan’s individual and Medicare members are not affected at this time and there will be no changes to their insurance coverage during 2016.