EIN 41-6173747

Blue Plus

IRS 501(c) type
Num. employees
Saint Paul
Year formed
Most recent tax filings
NTEE code, primary
To provide comprehensive health maintenance services for the people of Minnesota and to advance public health and the art and science of hospital, medical and health care services.
Also known as...
Hmo Minnesota

Program areas at Blue Plus

Blue Plus has contracted with the Minnesota Department of Human Services DHS to provide health care coverage to Prepaid Medical Assistance Program PMAP, prepaid MinnesotaCare, and Minnesota SeniorCare Plus MSC recipients via a managed care model. In total these programs provide comprehensive medical, dental and pharmacy services to approximately 329,000 individuals who qualify under the respective state program.
Blue Plus provides benefit payments for healthcare coverage based on contractual agreements with groups and individual subscribers, including Medicare Advantage. There were approximately 37,000 members at December 31, 2019.
Blue Plus contracts with the Centers for Medicare Medicaid Services CMS and the Minnesota Department of Human Services DHS to offer a program that combines Medicare Advantage Special Needs Plans and state Medical Assistance coverage. Minnesota Senior Health Options MSHO provides coverage to beneficiaries age 65 and older who are eligible for DHS Medical Assistance and Medicare Parts A and B. This program serves 8,900 members. Our MSHO product, SecureBlue, has broad geographic reach, covering members in 62 counties. A hallmark of MSHO is the care coordination provided to members regardless of whether they reside in the community or in an institution. Special attention is paid to helping members remain in the community with appropriate services and support.

Form 990s for Blue Plus

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-122021-06-08990OView PDF
2018-122019-12-11990View PDF
2017-122018-12-22990View PDF
2016-122017-11-29990OView PDF
2015-122017-01-24990OView PDF
...and 6 more Form 990s

Financials for Blue Plus

RevenuesFYE 12/2019
Total grants, contributions, etc.$0
Program services$2,315,678,055
Investment income and dividends$28,447,824
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-757,825
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$2,343,368,054

Personnel at Blue Plus

Frank FernandezPresident Chief Executive Officer$0
John OrnerVice President Treasury Investments$0
Denise BergevinVice President$0
 Subscribe to viewSecretary$0
 Subscribe to viewVice President$0
...and 13 more key personnel

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General information
PO Box 64560
Saint Paul, MN 55164
(651) 662-8381
IRS details
Fiscal year end
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
E83: Health Care Financing
NAICS code, primary
52411: Direct Life, Health, and Medical Insurance Carriers
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