“As The Villages Health develops this innovative model of comprehensive, community-based care, we look forward to applying our expertise in designing benefits that are popular with consumers, as well as our diverse capabilities in data and analytics, wellness, prevention and member engagement,” said Reed Tuckson, M.D., chief of medical affairs, UnitedHealth Group. “Taken together, we believe our relationship with The Villages has the potential to make a meaningful impact on health outcomes for thousands of people by facilitating the delivery of high-quality, cost-effective care.”In addition to UnitedHealthcare Medicare Advantage members, Villagers and others in surrounding communities enrolled in Original Medicare and/or Medicare supplement plans will have access to care at The Villages Health. Residents and physicians interested in learning more about The Villages Health are encouraged to visit www.TheVillagesHealth.com for more information. MedicareStores Will Offer Villagers Convenient Access to High-Quality Medicare Products and Other Personalized Support Villagers and others in surrounding communities will have more opportunities to learn about UnitedHealthcare’s full portfolio of Medicare plans at new UnitedHealthcare MedicareStores to be located throughout the community. “With more than three decades of experience providing Medicare plans, we’re confident we have the expertise necessary to provide a leading-edge health care coverage and service experience for Medicare beneficiaries who call The Villages their home,” said Jack Larsen, CEO, UnitedHealthcare Medicare & Retirement. “We look forward to helping Villagers find the Medicare coverage that will give them the peace of mind necessary to fully enjoy their retirement.” The UnitedHealthcare MedicareStores will provide a convenient option for Villagers and others who have questions about their Medicare coverage, including the 4,000 new Medicare-eligible residents who are expected to move to The Villages this year. People who visit the stores can receive personalized, one-on-one support, whether they are looking to learn more about how Medicare works or are interested in enrolling in a plan.