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Extra member Benefits that is!

Quartz Medicare Advantage (HMO) offers extra member benefits. Extra benefits are quick and easy ways to manage your health — leaving you more time to live your life. 

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New for 2022

Brain Fitness Benefit

Train your brain with access to online memory-boosting exercises, games, newsletters, and more – at no extra charge.

Over-the Counter Benefit Program

2021 Benefit

In 2021 the Over-the-Counter (OTC) Benefit Program includes an OTC card with a reloadable $50 allowance. You can use the $50 to buy covered OTC health-related items at any participating store or pharmacy in-store, online, or with a mobile app. The $50 reloads to your account every three months. The OTC program is an extra benefit of Quartz. That’s $200 a year.

New for 2022 – Quartz® CashCard

In 2022, get the OTC and fitness benefits in one card with the new Quartz® CashCard.

  • Fitness membership: $25/month
  • Over-the-counter items: $50/quarter

New for 2022 – Virtual Visits with $0 Copay!

UW Health Illinois Quartz Medicare Advantage members have access to the VirtualVisits app from Gundersen. The VirtualVisit lets you quickly connect with an in-network provider 24/7 from the comfort of your home or wherever you are. No appointment needed. Getting the urgent care you need is a click away with your smartphone, tablet or computer equipped with a web camera – all with a $0 copay.

Quartz Well

Quartz Well is our personalized digital wellness program that’s easy to use and rewards you for reaching your health and fitness goals. It’s designed to reward you for taking care of yourself — whatever your fitness level, wherever you are!

Access Quartz Well through your MyChart account to redeem up to $100 in Amazon gift cards.

Dental Wellness

Get preventive and comprehensive dental coverage from a dentist you choose, with annual limits of $300-$700.

Plus, add $1,000 of dental coverage for a monthly fee.

Hearing Aid Benefit

Hear your best, stay more connected with loved ones, and improve your quality of life with this benefit. Get $1,000 for up to two aids per year.

Plus, there is a $0 copay for an annual routine hearing exam.

FreeStyle Glucose Meter and Test Strips

Have access to high-quality, affordable supplies to help you manage diabetes.

Eligible members receive the FreeStyle Lite/FreeStyle Freedom Lite blood glucose meter and test strips free.

Meal Delivery After a Hospital Stay

Your health care needs don’t stop when you come home from a hospital or skilled nursing facility stay. With the help of Mom’s Meals, you’ll get 20 nutritious and microwave-ready meals delivered to your home at no extra cost.

Use is limited to four times per calendar year. Not available to Core D plan members.

Massage Therapy for Chronic Conditions

You receive a 60-minute massage for certain chronic conditions, such as neck pain, lower back pain, fibromyalgia, and Type 2 diabetes.

Get 6-12 visits a year with a $0-$20 copay. The number of visits and copays vary by plan.

You must have a doctor’s order and visit an in-network massage therapist.

Acupuncture Benefit

Members may receive up to 20 Medicare-covered treatments a year for chronic low back pain. You’ll need to see a licensed practitioner.

There is a $20 copay per treatment, depending on the plan.

Travel Benefit

You can have your Quartz Medicare Advantage coverage travel with you for up to six months of the year. You may receive all plan-covered services at in-network costs when you travel nationwide outside of Wisconsin, Illinois, Minnesota, or Iowa. Before you travel, contact Customer Service to activate this benefit.

Worldwide Emergency Coverage

Quartz Medicare Advantage allows you to travel with peace of mind. Whether it’s an emergency outside of your plan’s service area or outside of the United States, you’re covered. We’re just a phone call away.

Want more details? Login to MyChart for more information to maximize your benefits. 

This information is not a complete description of benefits. Benefits, premiums, copayments, and coinsurance may change on January 1 of each year. Limitations, copayments, and restrictions may apply. Other pharmacies/physicians/providers are available in our network.

Welcome. We're Happy You're Here!

Thank you for choosing Quartz Medicare Advantage. We are honored that you have entrusted us with your health insurance needs, and we are committed to making your experience be the best it can be.