believes that quality healthcare is best delivered locally.We are committed to our members and the communities they call home.


Operations Established




*As of3/31/2024

Local Presence

Baton Rouge, Covington, Lafayette

Louisiana Healthcare Connections

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Louisiana Healthcare Connections is the state's largest Medicaid Managed Care Organization and the #1 health plan members choose during open enrollment. We serve more than 550,000 members and support diverse community partners across the state. With over 35,000 dedicated providers, Louisiana Healthcare Connections has the largest provider network and is the most recommended health plan by Medicaid providers, delivering quality healthcare to everyone we serve.

  • Medicaid


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In Louisiana, Wellcare offers a range of Medicare products, including Medicare Advantage Prescription Drug plans (MAPD) and standalone Prescription Drug Plans (PDP). Our MAPD plans offer affordable coverage options beyond original Medicare, including a range of extra benefits such as dental, hearing and vision services; prescription drug services; Visa Flex Cards; transportation services; telehealth visits; wellness programs; in-home support services; and special supplemental benefits for the chronically ill. Wellcare’s standalone PDPs help cover the cost of prescription drugs including low monthly premiums and $0 or low co-pays on medications. Members also get access to a broad pharmacy network of 60,000 retail locations, easy and convenient medication delivery, as well as additional savings on insulin medications.

  • Medicare(MAPD and PDP)

Ambetter from Louisiana Healthcare Connections

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Ambetter from Louisiana Healthcare Connections provides quality health insurance Marketplace options for Louisiana residents. With a variety of affordable coverage options, members can choose a plan that fits their needs and budget. With a mission to expand affordable, quality healthcare options in Louisiana, Ambetter from Louisiana Healthcare Connections offers products focused on multiple cost shares—many with low or no copay amounts—to help families seeking coverage on their own.

  • Health Insurance Marketplace