Company waives cost sharing for COVID-19 treatment
PITTSBURGH, April 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Gateway Health, a leading managed care organization dedicated to caring for the “total health” of its members, today announced a decision to waive all member co-payments, co-insurance and deductibles associated with COVID-19 testing and medical treatment. This applies to in-network and out-of-network inpatient, outpatient and emergency department services related to COVID-19 treatment. The decision to waive member cost-sharing affects all Gateway members participating in Pennsylvania Medicaid HealthChoices and Medicare Assured Part C plans.
“As Pennsylvania continues to see daily increases in the number of COVID-19 cases, our top concern is ensuring our members have access to the affordable, high-quality medical care they need, when they need it,” said Glenn Pomerantz, M.D., Senior Vice President of