Fallon Health expands to include Reliant Medical Group in its Fallon Senior Plan Medicare network in 2020

Starting January 1, 2020, Fallon Senior Plan members will be able to see Reliant Medical Group and its Southboro Medical Group providers.  

Worcester, Mass., May 2, 2019 — Fallon Health, a nationally recognized, not-for-profit health care services organization, announced today that Reliant Medical Group care providers will be in network for its Fallon Senior Plan Medicare Advantage plan members starting January 1, 2020.

The Fallon Senior Plan network currently includes 11,900 primary care providers and specialists throughout the state. With the addition of Reliant Medical Group, its network of care providers will increase by 500 and offer greater choice to members who seek care in central Massachusetts.

Reliant Medical Group is one of the largest medical groups in the region. It offers a full range of primary care and more than 30 specialties, radiology services and same-day medical care for urgent needs. Among its 25 locations, Reliant has recently opened sites in Worcester, Westborough, Leominster, Milford, Shrewsbury and Auburn, which allow for better collaboration among doctors, nurses, technicians and other health care professionals.

 “We are pleased to welcome Reliant Medical Group into the network for our Fallon Senior Plan members in 2020. We have a strong partnership with Reliant and value the outstanding care they provide,” said Richard Burke, President and CEO of Fallon Health. “Both longtime and new Fallon Senior Plan members will be able to take advantage of Reliant’s comprehensive approach to care and their new state-of-the-art facilities.”

Fallon currently contracts with Reliant Medical Group for its commercial products—Fallon Select Care, Fallon Direct Care and Community Care, its Senior Care Options plan, NaviCare®, and they jointly operate Fallon 365 Care, a MassHealth Accountable Care Organization. 

“Fallon Health has a long history of providing innovative options for people with Medicare, and our new network relationship will offer our patients more choices and flexibility for their health care coverage,” said Tarek Elsawy, President & CEO of Reliant Medical Group.     

Melissa Randall
Corporate Communications Manager
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About Fallon Health

Founded in 1977, Fallon Health is a leading health care services organization that supports the diverse and changing needs of those we serve. In addition to offering innovative health insurance solutions and a variety of Medicaid and Medicare products, we excel in creating unique health care programs and services that provide coordinated, integrated care for seniors and individuals with complex health needs. Fallon has consistently rated among the nation’s top health plans by the National Committee for Quality Assurance for its HMO , Medicare Advantage and Medicaid products.