The MolinaCares Accord Responds to Devastating Kentucky Tornadoes
LOUISVILLE, Ky. The MolinaCares Accord (“MolinaCares”), in collaboration with Passport Health Plan by Molina Healthcare (“Passport”), is donating $200,000 to the Governor’s Tornado Relief Fund in support of residents throughout Kentucky who are being impacted by the deadly tornadoes that struck the state.
During the state of emergency, Passport is providing the following support for members and providers in the counties affected:
- Allowing emergency refills for medications;
- Delivering water and other supplies to impacted areas;
- Outreaching to members and providers to ensure access to care;
- Providing access to 24×7 Nurse Advice Line and telehealth providers;
- Providing access to behavioral and mental health services;
- Tracking all employees to ensure safety and well-being;
- Working with state and local authorities as well as community organizations to support recovery efforts.
“We are working around the clock to support Kentuckians with immediate relief and recovery efforts during this difficult time,” said Ryan Sadler, plan president of Passport Health Plan by Molina Healthcare.
Members and providers affected by the tornadoes can visit Passport’s member and provider portals for support. Members can visit our website or call 1-800-578-0603, or the 24/7 Nurse Advice Line at 1-800-606-9880. To support or donate to the recovery efforts, please visit Team Western Kentucky Relief Fund.
About The MolinaCares Accord:
Established by Molina Healthcare, Inc., The MolinaCares Accord oversees a community investment platform created to improve the health and well-being of disadvantaged populations by funding meaningful, measurable, and innovative programs and solutions that improve health, life, and living in local communities. The MolinaCares Accord funds such measures through The Molina Healthcare Charitable Foundation Inc., a 501(c)(3) established in 2020 by Molina Healthcare, Inc.
About Passport Health Plan by Molina Healthcare:
Passport Health Plan by Molina Healthcare works closely with local providers and community advocates to improve health outcomes in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. We deliver government-funded, high-quality health care to approximately 324,000 Kentucky Medicaid members (as of January 2021). Passport is owned by Molina Healthcare, founded in 1980 with a mission to deliver quality health care to those who need it, no matter their circumstances. By combining Molina’s 40+ years with Passport’s 20+ years of experience, we are dedicated to serving low-income Kentucky families with compassion. To learn more about Molina Healthcare, visit www.molinahealthcare.com. To learn more about Passport, visit www.passporthealthplan.com.