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UnitedHealthcare Community Plan - KanCare 2021 Value Added Benefits

2021 Value Added Benefits

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Benefits for All Members:

Healthy Rewards Program: Earn Debit Card Rewards for well care visits, immunizations or completing a Health Risk Assessment.  Use rewards for hundreds of healthy items. Reward amounts range from $10 to $25**.

Benefits for All Members:

Adult Dental: Any adult member age 21 or over can visit a participating dental provider. Benefit includes screenings, x-rays, cleanings and restorative fillings up to a maximum of $500 per calendar year. Frail Elderly (FE) Members can get a complete set of Dentures.

More Rides: Up to 12 rides annually (10 miles each way) including the grocery store, food banks, pharmacy, prenatal classes, WIC, local community activities and job related activities. Up to $25 in annual Bus passes available to members in Sedgwick, Wyandotte and Johnson Counties.

FreshEBT: A phone app that helps manage our Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits.

Education: Help with getting your GED, classes to learn to code, English as a second language and resume writing.

Vision: Adults age 21 and over can get an additional $60 per year to use toward frames. 

Cell Phone: You may be eligible for a free cell phone. Member Services can help you apply.

On My Way (OMW) Program: Help prepare young adult members for adult life. OMW teaches skills like managing money, getting housing, finding job training and applying for college.

Benefits for Pregnant Moms:

Debit Card for Pregnant Moms**: Complete you first prenatal in the first trimester (42 days) and earn a $200 debit card.

Health First Steps: Build a healthy future for you and your baby and earn great rewards with Healthy First Steps. Our program will help you take the right steps to keep you and your baby healthy. Plus you can earn $20 just for signing up. 

Pest Repellent: Free bug spray to help protect against mosquito bites.

Benefits for Kids:

KidsHealth: An online site that provides videos and articles on health topics.

Free Youth Activities: Kids can get a free activity at local clubs like YMCA, Boys and Girls Club, and participating Parks and Rec Centers.

Benefits for those on a Home and Community Based Waiver:

Home Helper Catalog: FE, PD and I/DD can choose one home safety or home assistance product from our catalog through your care coordinator. ($50 value)

Pest Control: For Waiver members who own their home. Work with your care coordinator to set up.

Respite Care: I/DD Members getting home services can get 40 hours of respite care.

Internet: Members one of the HCBS waivers may be eligible to receive internet services. Benefit will cover set-up and monthly cost for those who meet a specific health measure.  Members will need to work with their Service Coordinator to access the benefit.

Behavioral Health Benefits:

Download the 2021 Kansas City metro area training sessions.

Mental Health First Aid: Take a 12-hour course and become a certified Mental Health First Aider.

Intellectually Developmentally Disabled (IDD) electronic eBook: Download an eBook that we developed with the National Association of Councils on Developmental Disabilities (NACDD). The eBook offers wellness information and tips.

Behavioral Therapy Program:  Online tool to learn how to help with an emergency mental health issue. Members can take learn about mental health and set goals.

Question Persuade and Refer (QPR) Training: Learn what to do in an emergency mental health moment. Be able to help someone showing signs of suicide.

Seeking Safety Training Events: A training that teaches coping skills to help adults, children and youth find safety from trauma and/or substance abuse.   

Live and Work Well: Access information and resources to support behavioral health need on the member portal. 

** Debit cards can be used at specific retailer for CMS approved health related items.

Download PDF of the 2021 Value Added Benefit Kids Brochures English or Español

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