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Manatee County Government believes that excellence in service begins with our employees. Therefore, our purpose is to educate, equip, motivate and support employees and their families to promote personal wellbeing. Contact us with any questions you have and we’ll be happy to help!
Employee Health Benefits
5213 4th Ave Cir E, Bradenton, FL 34208

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YourChoice FITNESS CENTER
1012B Manatee Ave W

941-748-4501 x3979

YourChoice WELLNESS CENTER Scheduling Line
For Qualifying Event Wellness Exams

941-741-2997
vseppanen@manateeyourchoice.com

Claims & Benefits


Medical Claims & Benefits:

1-877-580-5019

Dental Claims & Benefits:

1-877-238-6200

Flexible Spending Account:

1-888-678-8242


Aetna Navigator
  • Download or order a new ID Card
  • View Claim Status and EOB (Explanation of Benefits)
  • View Flexible Spending Account Balance
  • Find a Doctor
  • Look up Health Information and what benefits have been used
  • Online Wellness Programs/Tools
  • And much more…

Employee Benefits & Services


Active & New Enrollee Benefits:

941-748-4501 x6403
diane.glasser@mymanatee.org

  • Life & Disability
  • Vision Program
  • Health Bucks
  • Deferred Compensation
  • Annual Enrollment
  • Qualifying Events
  • Benefit Changes; family status, address, etc.

Retiree Benefits:
  • Summary of Coverage
  • Steps to Retirement
  • Eligibility
  • Medical/Dental/Supplemental Options
  • How to Enroll
  • Premiums
  • Qualifying Events for age 65 & under

Wellness Benefits & Services


Nurse Advocates/Medical Pre-Authorizations:

941-741-2963

  • Pre-certification of hospital stays & other medical services
  • Physician referral
  • Assist members with navigating through the health care maze
  • Provides information to support health care decisions
  • Aides in health care specialty referral process and coordination of care
  • Onsite visits with members to their providers for health care services
  • Medical Management Programs; Pain Management, Sleep Disorders, Cardiac

Clinical Pharmacist Advocate:

941-748-4501 x6406
ifadeyi@manateeyourchoice.com

  • Medication related programs or concerns
  • One-on-one medication evaluations
  • Works with your physician to design an affordable and effective medication regimen

Diabetes Care Advocate:

941-748-4501 x6410
fmiller@manateeyourchoice.com

  • Glucometer and test strips
  • Individualized care plan
  • Individualized nutrition plan
  • Computer tracking of blood glucose trends
  • Literature and other information to keep informed
  • Supporting programs; Diabetes Workshop(s), At Home Educations

LAMP/Behavioral Health Authorizations:
  • Pre-certification for services
  • Lifestyle Coaching
  • Counseling; marital/family, coping w/chronic disease, etc.
  • Stress Management
  • Psychiatric Services
  • Substance Abuse Services
  • Educational and Support Services

Fitness Advocate:
  • YourChoice Fitness Center
  • Group Fitness & Relaxation Classes
  • Personal Training
  • Work Site Wellness Programs

Nutrition Advocate/Registered Dietitian
Tobacco Advocate
  • Nutrition Related Programs
  • Tobacco Cessation Programs
  • Weight Loss & Weight Managements Programs; Weight Loss Surgery
  • Worksite Wellness Programs

Get in touch

Our team will be glad to help you anytime with general
or technical questions, suggestions or comments.