“Missouri Care strives to enhance the health and quality of life of our members and the communities we serve,” said Pamela Johnson, President, Missouri Care.
Tampa, Fla. (PRWEB) July 09, 2013
Missouri Care, a subsidiary of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG), is sponsoring five Summer Splash pool parties in the Kansas City, Columbia and St. Louis areas. The events are open to the public and feature no-cost admission to aquatic centers throughout July.
This is the 15th year Missouri Care is sponsoring the events, which draw approximately 5,000 participants of all ages. The Summer Splash pool parties offer family-friendly activities such as water sports and healthy snacks.
“Missouri Care strives to enhance the health and quality of life of our members and the communities we serve,” said Pamela Johnson, President, Missouri Care. “We are proud to continue sponsoring the annual swim parties to help Missourians stay active and cool in the summer.”
The Summer Splash swim party schedule is as follows:
- July 10 at 6:00 p.m. – The Albert Oakland Aquatic Center, Columbia
- July 12 at 7:15 p.m. – The Maryland Heights Aquaport, St. Louis
- July 15 at 5:00 p.m. – The Memorial Pool Aquatic Center, Jefferson City
- July 18 at 7:00 p.m. – The Coco Key Water Resort, Kansas City
- July 23 at 8:00 p.m. – Booneville Aquatic Center, Booneville
As of March 31, 2013, WellCare serves approximately 4,000 Medicare Advantage members and 14,000 Prescription Drug Plan members in Missouri. WellCare recently acquired Missouri Care, which serves over 100,000 Medicaid members as of March 31, 2013.
About WellCare Health Plans, Inc.
WellCare Health Plans, Inc. provides managed care services targeted to government-sponsored health care programs, focusing on Medicaid and Medicare. Headquartered in Tampa, Fla., WellCare offers a variety of health plans for families, children, and the aged, blind and disabled, as well as prescription drug plans. The company serves approximately 2.7 million members nationwide as of March 31, 2013. For more information about WellCare, please visit the company's website at http://www.wellcare.com.