Hennepin Health


Hennepin Health (formerly Metropolitan Health Plan) is a nonprofit, state-certified health maintenance organization that provides health care coverage to residents of Hennepin County who are enrolled in a Minnesota Health Care Program. Currently, Hennepin Health offers two products: Prepaid Medical Assistance Programs (PMAP) and SNBC (Special Needs Basic Care for dual and non-dual eligible enrollees).

Centrally located in downtown Minneapolis, Hennepin Health offers a Walk-In Service Center for enrollees. The Service Center is a place where members can meet face to face with a care coordinator, learn about their health plan benefits and receive referrals to community programs. In addition Hennepin Health offers a monthly health education program for members in the Walk-In Service Center covering topics such as Substance Use Disorders, Understanding Medications and Child Safety.

Hennepin Health’s mission is to integrate health care and service to enhance the well-being of our members and the community. Hennepin Health’s vision is to be a leader in partnering with our members and communities to improve health.

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