► Minuteman Health NewsroomNovember 2, 2015

Elliot Health System to Join Minuteman NH Provider Network

Manchester 11/2/2015 - Minuteman Health (www.minutemanhealth.org) today announced the addition, effective Dec. 1, of Elliot Health System to its growing New Hampshire provider network.

Elliot Health System is a non-profit organization serving the healthcare needs of the community since 1890. It is the largest provider of comprehensive healthcare services in Southern New Hampshire and takes deep pride in offering compassionate, high-quality healthcare.

Elliot Hospital, a 296-bed acute care facility and the first community hospital in the state, serves as the cornerstone of the Health System. Elliot is home to Manchester’s designated Regional Trauma Center, Elliot Breast Health Center, Elliot Urgent Care, a Level 3 Newborn Intensive Care Unit, Elliot Physician Network, Elliot Regional Cancer Center, Elliot Senior Health Center, Visiting Nurse Association of Manchester and Southern New Hampshire, 1-Day Surgery, Elliot Memory & Mobility Center, NH Arthritis Center, Elliot at River’s Edge and New Hampshire’s Hospital for Children.

“The addition of Elliot Health System furthers our goal of building a strong, effective provider network that provides Minuteman members more options to obtain exceptional healthcare,” said Minuteman regional vice president of operations and executive director Scott Colby. “Elliot’s range of services and its long history of providing excellent care to residents in Southern New Hampshire make it a great new fit in Minuteman’s growing provider network.”

“We know that patients want choice and they want to know that when they select a primary care provider, they are in a comprehensive healthcare system that can meet all of their healthcare needs,” said Jim Woodward, President & CEO, Elliot Health System. “Given our expansive network of providers and the depth of services offered throughout Elliot Health System, I’m confident that Minuteman members will appreciate having more access and choice.”

About Minuteman

Minuteman Health is a new member-governed, non-profit health insurance option for Massachusetts’ residents. The company intends to offer individuals and small businesses lower-cost high-quality care with unprecedented transparency, increased efficiency and its unique member-governance structure. Plan members will directly participate by electing the board of directors, becoming board members and providing input for cost management and service delivery. Minuteman will be marketed through their website, brokers and the Massachusetts Health Connector.

 

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