The health and safety of our members, employees, and communities is our uncompromising priority.

Company leadership, our business resilience teams, and representatives from across our businesses are engaging daily to monitor the situation as it evolves and are taking measures to keep employees safe, minimize the risk of exposure to COVID-19, and ensure that we can continue to provide the services that our members rely on for their health and well-being.  

Centene's COVID-19 Response

Member Cost-Sharing Waived

Centene announced April 1, 2020, that it will waive COVID-19 related prior authorizations and member cost sharing for related screening, testing and treatment for all Medicare, Medicaid and Marketplace members.  As part of this effort, the company will cover all telehealth services related to COVID-19 for these members, as well as all covered healthcare services that can be administered virtually through June 30, 2020.

Press Release, April 1, 2020


Provider Guidance & Financial Support
(SBA - Stimulus Package)

While government agencies work to learn more about how this illness is transmitted and treated, we are implementing practices and guidance to keep our members, employees, and our communities healthy, while continuing to provide high-quality healthcare and continuity of care to underserved and vulnerable populations and honoring our dedication to those that we serve. 

As the situation evolves, we continue to develop recommendations and tools to assist local providers with information around coverage for COVID-19 testing, treatment, and care, and other pertinent communication.

Financial Support for Providers (SBA)