Medicare Advantage Special Needs Plans with Wellpoint


Medicare Advantage Special Needs Plans (SNPs) with Wellpoint (formerly Amerigroup) are plans for people living with certain medical conditions or who qualify for Medicaid and Medicare.

Find the support you need with a specialized plan


Medicare Advantage Special Needs Plans are for people with limited incomes. They’re also for people with certain conditions or diseases. These plans cover Medicare Parts A, B, and D, and sometimes more depending on the plan type.  


If you’re living with a condition that requires additional healthcare, or need to cover health costs on a fixed or low income, a Medicare Special Needs plan can help with: 


 Support from a special team of care providers

 Prescription drug coverage

 Rides to health-related appointments

 Free healthy meals

 Medicare Part B premium coverage

 SilverSneakers® fitness membership 


Other benefits may also be included depending on where you live.  

Medicare Advantage Special Needs plans

Chronic Conditions Special Needs Plan (C-SNP)


C-SNP plans offer support and care for people living with:


  • Diabetes
  • A cardiovascular disorder
  • Chronic heart failure


Most Medicare Advantage C-SNPs include:


  • Prescription drug coverage 
  • $0 or low monthly premiums 
  • $0 deductibles 
  • Additional benefits tailored to your healthcare needs

Dual-eligible Special Needs Plan (D-SNP)


D-SNP plans offer help for people eligible for both Medicare and Medicaid:


  • For Medicare, you need to be 65 or older or have certain health conditions.
  • For Medicaid, you qualify based on income levels instead of age.


Our D-SNP plans may include:


  • Vision coverage
  • Dental coverage
  • Hearing coverage
  • Over-the-counter (OTC) health items
  • Prescription drug coverage

Coverage and benefits vary from plan to plan and may vary depending on where you live.

Medicare Advantage HMO Plans


If you don’t qualify for a SNP, our Medicare Advantage HMO plans also cover benefits beyond Original Medicare, such as dental, vision, and prescription drug coverage.

Find a plan that fits you


Wellpoint offers a broad range of plans to help you stay healthy and save money. Browse Wellpoint Medicare insurance plan options available in your state.

Create your member account

Make the most of your benefits by setting up your secure online account. Find care, check claims, and see your plan details.

Attend a Medicare event


Sign up for a no-cost, no-pressure information session to learn how our plans help cover costs Original Medicare doesn’t. This insurance sales presentation can help you choose the right Wellpoint Medicare plan for your situation. A licensed insurance agent will be present with information and applications.

Wellpoint and Carelon Health plans are Medicare Advantage plans with Medicare contracts. Wellpoint and Carelon Health plans are SNP plans with a Medicare contract and a contract with the state Medicaid program. Enrollment in Wellpoint or Carelon Health depends on contract renewal.