How to join Summit ElderCare

We want to make sure that Summit ElderCare is the right fit for you. That’s why we do a thorough assessment of your needs, at no cost to you. Our enrollment nurse coordinators guide you and your caregivers through the assessment and enrollment process.

Who is eligible to join Summit ElderCare

To be eligible for the program, you must meet these guidelines:

  • Be age 55 or older
  • Meet the Social Security Title XVI disability standards—if between the ages of 55 and 64
  • Require a nursing home level of care, but able to live safely in the community with PACE support
  • Live in our service area
  • Hampden, Hampshire, Middlesex and Worcester counties
  • In Berkshire County:
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    01259 01260 01264 01270                  
  • In Bristol County:
    02031 02048 02703 02760 02761 02763 02766 02769 02771 02777      
  • In Essex County:
    01810 01812 01830 01831 01832 01833 01834 01835 01840 01841 01842 01843 01844
    01845 01860 01885 01899 01901 01902 01903 01904 01905 01906 01907 01908 01910
    01913 01915 01921 01922 01923 01929 01930 01931 01936 01937 01938 01940 01944
    01945 01947 01949 01950 01951 01952 01960 01961 01969 01970 01971 01982 01983
    01984 01985 05501 05544                  
  • In Franklin County:
    01054 01072 01093 01301 01302 01330 01338 01339 01341 01342 01344 01349 01351
    01354 01355 01360 01364 01370 01373 01375 01376 01378 01379 01380    
  • In Norfolk County:
    02019 02021 02026 02027 02030 02032 02035 02038 02052 02053 02054 02056 02062
    02067 02070 02071 02081 02090 02093 02169 02170 02171 02181 02184 02185 02186
    02187 02191 02192 02194 02368 02445 02446 02447 02457 02481 02482 02492 02494
    02762                        
  • In Plymouth County:
    02045                        

How much does Summit ElderCare cost?

As a health insurance plan, Fallon Health’s Summit ElderCare pays for all of the care and services participants receive through our program. There are no copayments, deductibles or coinsurance for covered services.

The monthly premium for Summit ElderCare may be covered by Medicare and/or Medicaid (MassHealth). There is also an option for private pay.

Most program participants qualify for financial assistance, and pay no out-of-pocket costs at all.

Take the next step 

Call us at 1-877-837-9009 (TRS 711), Monday–Friday, 8 a.m.–5 p.m. We're happy to talk with you to decide if Summit ElderCare is right for you, schedule a tour of one of our PACE Centers, and discuss what's next to join Summit ElderCare.

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This page was last updated on April 28, 2022.

Contact us

1-877-837-9009 (TRS 711)
8 a.m.–5 p.m., Monday–Friday

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After you enroll in Summit ElderCare, you have no paperwork and no claim forms to worry about.