UCare (www.ucare.org) is an independent, not-for-profit health plan providing health care and administrative services to members throughout Minnesota. UCare partners with health care providers, counties and community organizations to create and deliver: • Individual and family plans for Minnesotans shopping on MNsure. • Coverage for adults with disabilities. • High-quality Medicare plans across the state, and a partnership with Essentia Health in northern Minnesota. • Income-based Medical Assistance and MinnesotaCare coverage in key metropolitan and greater Minnesota counties. UCare addresses health care disparities and care access issues through its UCare Foundation grants and a broad array of community initiatives.