Western Wisconsin-based Health Tradition Health Plan will offer health plans on the state insurance exchange scheduled to launch in October.
The exchange, also called the health insurance marketplace, will be available to Wisconsin individuals, families and small businesses seeking affordable health insurance coverage.
The web-based exchange will offer a variety of standardized, tiered plans. Premium subsidies will also be available through the exchange. Coverage for plans selected through the new health insurance exchange will go into effect on January 1st, 2014.
Mayo Clinic Health System and Health Tradition developed an extensive suite of wellness benefits including a tobacco cessation program and a 24-hour nurse line, which are in addition to preventive care provisions of the health care law.
Health Tradition is a Mayo Clinic Health System-owned network serving 19 Wisconsin counties including La Crosse and Eau Claire.