AmeriHealth Caritas Delaware, the managed-care health plan serving Delawareans on Medicaid, now has contracts with all of the major hospital systems in the state. Those enrolled in the plan can now obtain in-network care from the following health systems:
Bayhealth (both campuses)
Christiana Care Health System (both campuses)
Nanticoke Health Services
Nemours Children's Health System
Saint Francis Healthcare
The contracts cover a total of 272 primary care providers, 1,424 specialists, and eight hospital campuses.
"Contracting with all of Delaware's hospital systems demonstrates our commitment to offering our members high-quality, value-based care, and a robust provider network throughout the state," said AmeriHealth Caritas Delaware Market President Emmilyn Lawson. "These six acute care hospital systems include large groups of affiliated physicians and other providers, and are also attuned to the unique needs of the populations and communities they serve. We look forward to working with these organizations to build healthy communities throughout Delaware."