|Name of Company:||Florida Healthcare Plus, Inc.|
|date of rehabilitation:||December 10, 2014|
|Date of Liquidation:||January 1, 2015|
|Claims Filing Deadline:||December 31, 2015|
|Type of Coverage:||Health Maintenance Organization|
|State of Domicile:||Florida|
|status of receivership:||Liquidation|
Notice of Receivership
On December 10, 2014, Florida Healthcare Plus, Inc. (“FHCP”) was ordered into receivership for purposes of rehabilitation by Judge George S. Reynolds III of the Second Judicial Circuit Court in Leon County, Florida. The Florida Department of Financial Services is the court appointed Receiver of FHCP. On January 1, 2015 FHCP was ordered liquidated by the Court.
FHCP was a health maintenance organization that obtained its Florida license in 2007. Headquartered in Coral Gables, Florida, FHCP is a Medicare only HMO of approximately 9,000 Medicare subscribers. Medicare premiums and contracts are administered through a federal agency, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).
SPECIAL ELECTION PERIOD:
As a result of the receivership of FHCP, all beneficiaries enrolled in FHCP had a Special Election Period through February 28, 2015 to enroll in a plan of their choosing. All dual eligible or those eligible for the Low Income Subsidy could enroll in another plan at any time. A beneficiary that selected another Medicare Advantage or Medicare Advantage-Prescription Drug plan was covered under the new plan effective the first day of the next month after they enrolled. Please contact 1-800-MEDICARE (1- 800-633-4227) for more information regarding these matters..