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Medicare Advantage Plans (Formerly Part C) Accepted

Along with Original Medicare, UMass Memorial Health accepts the following Medicare Advantage plans. Keep in mind that this list is subject to change. Before scheduling an appointment or seeking treatment, please contact your health plan to verify whether the physicians and hospitals are participating in your specific health plan network.

In addition, if you have Medicare Advantage coverage through your current or former employer, you may want to refer to your health plan materials regarding your benefits before making any change.

2023 Medicare Advantage Plans

At this timeUMass Memorial Health primary care physicians (PCPs) will only accept primary care patients enrolled in Original Medicare or one of the following Medicare Advantage Plans for the 2023 plan year:

  • Mass Advantage, a new plan as of 2022 designed with the help of UMass Memorial Health physicians
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicare HMO and PPO Blue  
  • Fallon Medicare Plus (for existing Fallon Medicare Plus patients only)

At this time, the hospitals of UMass Memorial Health and UMass Memorial Medical Group specialty care physicians will participate in the following Medicare Advantage products for the 2023 plan year: 

  • Mass Advantage
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicare HMO and PPO Blue 
  • Commonwealth Care Alliance (CCA) Medicare PPO
  • eternalHealth
  • Fallon Medicare Plus (does not include Fallon Medicare Plus Central)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Stride
  • UnitedHealthcare/AARP Individual and Group Medicare Advantage Plans

 *Participation limited to select products/providers

Medicare Advantage Plans

Medicare Advantage   2022 2023
Health Plan Name Telephone Primary Care Hospital and Specialty Care Primary Care Hospital and specialty care
Mass Advantage 844-794-0231  x x x x
Aetna 800-282-5366 x x x x
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts 800-678-2265 x x x x
Fallon Medicare Plus* 800-868-5200 x x x* x
Harvard Pilgrim Stride** 888-609-0692   x   x
Tufts Medicare Preferred** 800-890-6600   x    
Commonwealth Care Alliance (CCA) Medicare Preferred PPO 888-537-5816   x   x
eternalHealth 800-840-5431   x   x
UnitedHealthcare / AARP Individual and Group Medicare Advantage Plans 844-551-0475   x    

*Existing Patients Only
**Participation limited to select products/providers


To find helpful information about Medicare plans we accept, please call the UMass Memorial Health Medicare Resource Line, powered by our trusted Medicare advisor HealthShare360, at 508-978-0340, Monday to Friday 8 am to 6 pm; Saturday and Sunday 10 am to 2 pm, or visit For additional information, visit or call 800-Medicare (800-633-4227).