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Managed care

What is managed care?

Managed care is a kind of health insurance program. When you enroll in managed care, you become a member of a health plan. The health plan you choose will offer you a full range of benefits and help you coordinate your healthcare.

HealthChoice Illinois

HealthChoice Illinois is the statewide Medicaid managed care program. You will have many plans to choose from. Learn more about HealthChoice Illinois.

Open enrollment

Open enrollment is the one time each year when you can change your HealthChoice Illinois health plan. It is only once a year. When it is time for open enrollment, we will send you an open enrollment letter. We will mail you the letter about 2 months before your anniversary date. Any change you make will start on your anniversary date. For a sample open enrollment letter, go to Enrollment materials.

Medicare-Medicaid Alignment Initiative (MMAI)

MMAI is a special managed care program for seniors and persons with disabilities who have full Medicare and Medicaid benefits. Learn more about MMAI.