DuPage Medical Group Joins the Coventry Health Care of Illinois Provider Network

  DuPage Medical Group Joins the Coventry Health Care of Illinois Provider

Business Wire

CHICAGO -- April 8, 2013

DuPage Medical Group has joined the provider network of Coventry Health Care
of Illinois, serving members of Coventry’s commercial, Medicare Advantage, and
Workers’ Compensation plans, including State of Illinois employees and
retirees with an HMO or Open Access Plan. The agreement is effective February
1, 2013.

As one of the largest independent multi-specialty physician groups in
Illinois, DuPage Medical Group is led by experienced physicians who
continually seek innovations through quality, efficiency and access. This
proactive model of medicine allows DuPage Medical Group to focus on quality
care and implement innovative technology for the benefit of its patients.

DuPage Medical Group has over 50 locations in the western suburbs, including
two ambulatory surgery centers: The Surgical Center of DuPage Medical Group in
Lombard and DuPage Medical Group Pain Management Surgery Center in Naperville.

“DuPage Medical Group’s multiple access points, service offerings and
reputation for quality complement our current network,” said Jered Wilson,
Vice President of Network Operations at Coventry Health Care of Illinois. “Our
members will appreciate the value of expanded access to a multi-specialty
Chicagoland physician practice focused on quality care.”

“Our goal for patients is to deliver a quality health care experience using
the latest in technology and treatment techniques,” said Mike Pacetti, CFO of
DuPage Medical Group. “Our agreement with Coventry allows us to offer
high-quality care to additional patients across the service area in which our
physicians practice.”

Coventry Health Care members can find DuPage Medical Group’s physicians at
more than 50 locations across the suburbs. Additional information on DMG
physicians, services and locations can be found at www.dupagemedicalgroup.com.

About DuPage Medical Group

With more than 370 physicians and 50 locations, DuPage Medical Group provides
physician-directed health care focused on quality, efficiency and access. For
more information, visit www.DuPageMedicalGroup.com.

About Coventry Health Care of Illinois, Inc.

Providing health care benefits for almost 30 years, Coventry Health Care of
Illinois, Inc. (formerly PersonalCare Insurance of Illinois, Inc.) has earned
a reputation as one of the most trusted and experienced health insurers in
Illinois. It provides a range of traditional and consumer-directed health
insurance products, including group health, individual health, self-funded
administration, Medicare and pharmacy plans. Consumer Reportsand the National
Committee for Quality Assurance (“NCQA”) acknowledged Coventry Health Care of
Illinois, Inc. as one of the top-ranked health plans in Illinois for the
seventh consecutive year in November 2012.

About Coventry Health Care, Inc.

Coventry Health Care (www.coventryhealthcare.com) is a diversified national
managed health care company based in Bethesda, Maryland, dedicated to
delivering high-quality health care solutions at an affordable price. Coventry
provides a full portfolio of risk and fee-based products including Medicare
and Medicaid programs, group and individual health insurance, workers’
compensation solutions, and network rental services. With a presence in every
state in the nation, Coventry’s products currently serve approximately 5
million individuals helping them receive the greatest possible value for their
health care investment.


Coventry Health Care, Inc.
Carrah Kalat, 630-737-7033
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