► Minuteman Health NewsroomFebruary 16, 2017

Circle Health to Join Minuteman Health Provider Network

BOSTON—Minuteman Health (www.minutemanhealth.org) today announced that Circle Health and its members Lowell General Hospital and the Lowell General Physician Hospital Organization (PHO) will join its provider network on April 1, 2017. Lowell General is a 400-plus bed medical and surgical hospital servicing the Greater Lowell area and surrounding communities since 1891.

“With its history of fine medical care for newborns through seniors, Circle Health, Lowell General Hospital and the Lowell General PHO are wonderful additions to our family of providers. Not only do they align with our mission to offer Minuteman members low cost, high quality and efficient solutions for receiving health care, but their locations also give our members in northeast Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire excellent care options,” said Keith Ledoux, Vice President of New Sales and Retention for Minuteman.

With two inpatient hospital campuses in Lowell, Lowell General Hospital is a regionally-ranked hospital by the U.S. News & World Report and is rated a “high performing” hospital in four categories by the magazine. Its local health system Circle Health offers an array of satellite outpatient locations throughout the Merrimack Valley, including urgent care centers in Billerica, Westford and Lowell, as well as Lowell General Chelmsford, which offers day surgery, the Center for Weight Management and Bariatric Surgery, Tufts Pediatric Specialty Center and a host of affiliated physician offices.


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Minuteman Health, Inc. is non-profit health maintenance organization (HMO) committed to removing inefficiencies from today’s health insurance system to provide high-quality care, cut administrative costs and reduce premiums for individuals and businesses in Massachusetts and New Hampshire.

Minuteman Health’s In-Plan Provider network includes over 11,300 hospitals, physicians, and specialists who provide high quality care at lower costs in Massachusetts and New Hampshire. Updates on Minuteman Health’s evolving provider network can be found at www.minutemanhealth.org.

Minuteman is marketed in Massachusetts through its website, brokers, Health Services Administrators (www.HSAinsurance.com) and the Massachusetts Health Connector. It is marketing in New Hampshire through its website, brokers, and the Federal Healthcare Exchange.


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