Joining Optum Care Network with you Medicare insurance

Medicare or Medicare Advantage

At Optum Care Network, formerly AppleCare Medical Group, we love our Medicare members. Going beyond the benefits you get through your health plan, we offer our Medicare members exclusive programs such as:

Welcome wagon:

After you join Optum Care Network, a provider will visit you at your home to conduct a health exam and answer any questions you may have.

Primary, speciality and urgent care clinic at Optum–Downey Brookshire

Our Primary, specialty and urgent care clinic at Optum–Downey Brookshire features all-day walk-ins and is available for your primary care needs when your doctor isn't available. In addition, we’re supporting key specialties like dermatology, ear, nose and throat and gastroenterology.

We feature useful programs such as:

Hospital discharge program at Optum–Downey Brookshire: Optum Care Network doctors and pharmacists are on site to meet with you and review your hospital stay and medicines, and they work together to make sure that you have everything you need to be able to support your transition home from the hospital.

Coumadin clinic: At our Coumadin clinic, our doctors will work together with you to monitor your blood thinning medicines and answer any questions you may have regarding this treatment.

Diabetes management: Our diabetes program helps to create an individualized treatment plan with an Optum Care Network provider and pharmacist that includes lifestyle changes and medicine management to help control your diabetes. This is done along with your primary care doctor.

Activity center: Our activity center is right across the hall from our clinic and offers members educational and recreational events on a weekly basis. Visit events page for more information.

PillPack: As an Optum Care Network–AppleCare member, you can receive all of your medicines through the mail, individually packaged and timestamped based on your individual needs. This can help make sure you never miss another dose.

Social service programs: Our social services department is available to help you find resources that might be available in your community to help you manage your overall health.

Member support

Welcome to Optum Care Network

For more information, please call

1-877-862-1007, TTY 711

Monday–Friday, 8 a.m–5 p.m.