Aria Health and Bravo Health Announce
Multi-year Agreement

Continued partnership serves Medicare Advantage plan members

Aria Health, the largest health system serving Northeast Philadelphia and Bucks County, and Bravo Health, a leading provider of Medicare Advantage plans dedicated to offering beneficiaries access to high quality, cost-effective health care, are pleased to announce they are continuing their longstanding relationship with a new, multi-year contract. 

Effective August 16, 2012, the agreement provides beneficiaries continued access to Aria’s Frankford, Torresdale, and Bucks County hospital campuses, outpatient sites, the health system’s more than 900 physicians, and its home health services division.

"Our 485-bed community health system is proud to continue our partnership with Bravo Health," said Kathleen Kinslow, Aria Health president and CEO. "Aria and Bravo have a shared vision for affording our patient community access to high quality healthcare, and we are pleased to have the privilege and opportunity to continue serving Bravo Health members.”

"Bravo Health’s number one priority is serving our members with access to high quality healthcare and it is through partnerships with like-minded providers, such as Aria Health, that we are able to continue this mission," said Jason Feuerman, president of Bravo Health. "We are pleased to have Aria Health participate in our aligned quality programs, so that together we can achieve our shared goals of delivering high quality healthcare and better outcomes to Bravo Health members."

Members can find a list of participating physicians in the Bravo Health directory at www.mybravohealth.com.


About Aria Health
Aria Health is the largest healthcare provider in Northeast Philadelphia and Lower Bucks County.  With three leading-edge community hospitals and a strong network of outpatient centers and primary care physicians, Aria upholds a longstanding tradition of bringing advanced medicine and personal care to the many communities it serves.


About Bravo Health
Bravo Health, a HealthSpring Company, is a subsidiary of HealthSpring, one of the country’s leading health plans focused on delivering care to the senior population, predominately through Medicare Advantage and other Medicare and Medicaid products. HealthSpring provides the Bravo Health plan to members in Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Washington, D.C. HealthSpring is based in Nashville, Tenn., and operates in Alabama, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, Mississippi, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, and Washington, D.C. HealthSpring also offers a national stand-alone Medicare prescription drug plan. For more information, visit www.bravohealth.com or www.healthspring.com.


For more information call 1-877-808-ARIA (2742) or visit ARIAHEALTH.org.