July 30, 2019
Minneapolis Marriott City Center

Health-A-Palooza 2019 is made possible by the following sponsors:

Platinum Sponsor

For 85 years, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota has been dedicated to providing quality, cost-effective health plans and unique health programs. We do this through innovation, leadership, community involvement and by staying true to our mission of making a healthy difference in people’s lives. 

Our agents are among the most successful and dedicated in the health care industry. In exchange for your strategic partnership, we offer tools to help you manage your book of business, support your customers and grow your business.


Gold Sponsors

Allina Health and Aetna Insurance Company (Allina Health | Aetna), is the newest health plan in Minnesota; the result of a unique joint venture partnership between two industry leaders: Allina Health and Aetna. We’ve combined the resources of Allina Health’s high-quality facilities and affiliated network with Aetna’s national health plan expertise and commitment to innovation. Together we bring our significant care management and data analytics tools along with our mutual aim to deliver coordinated, affordable care to employers the Twin Cities and surrounding area.


UnitedHealthcare serves millions of people from their earliest years through their working lives and into retirement while being instrumental in creating a more sustainable health care system.

UnitedHealthcare is the top Medicare carrier in the nation and proud to be the only carrier to carry the AARP name.

Their agent support comes in many different ways. They provide field support, Agent Managers in the field to help you grow your business, an outstanding Producer Help Desk ready to answer your questions right when you need them, as well as virtual tools to help you operate most efficiently. All with the goal of providing a Hassle-Free Agent and Member experience.


Silver Sponsors


To be the trusted health plan of choice for customers, members, partners and our employees.


To be trusted in the community for our unwavering commitment to high-quality, affordable health care.


Medica is a non-profit health plan that serves communities in Minnesota, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota and Wisconsin — the heart of America. As a company, we empower communities by listening to their voices, learning about community needs, and devoting time and resources to help.

Medica partners with the communities it serves in many ways, including the Medica Foundation, a nonprofit, charitable grant-making foundation. The Medica Foundation, which provides more than $1 million in grants annually, generally seeks to fund community-based programs and initiatives that can provide sustainable, measurable improvements in the availability, access and quality of health care.

Our values include:

  • Customer Focus
  • Excellence
  • Stewardship
  • Integrity
  • Diversity


UCare is an independent, non-profit health plan company that’s powered by some of the hardest working people you’ll ever meet. By partnering with health care providers, community organizations, and trusted local brokers across Minnesota and Western Wisconsin, we provide, de-complicate and figure out health coverage for our customers.

UCare proudly offers Medicare Advantage and Individual/Family Plans in the State of Minnesota and northwestern Wisconsin. Our plans are known for broad provider networks, reasonable out of pocket limits, and plans designed to fit the health care needs and budgets of our members. Founded in Minnesota in 1984 by the doctors in the Family Practice Department of the University of Minnesota, UCare is rated a 4.5 star health plan (out of 5 possible) by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and acknowledged locally for outstanding service provided to plan members.

UCare is an independent, non-profit company in MN with over 400,000 members.


Aetna, otherwise known as Aetna Senior Supplemental Insurance is made up of Continental Life Insurance Company of Brentwood, Tennessee, American Continental Insurance (ACI), Aetna Health and Life Insurance Company (AHLIC), and Aetna Life Insurance Company (ALIC).  Depending on your state, Aetna’s products are filed under one of these subsidiaries.

Aetna is also a recognized leader in health insurance.  With 3.7 million Medicare members, 23.5 million medical members, 15.5 million dental members and 15.3 million pharmacy members it is a national leader.


Golden Rule Insurance Company, a UnitedHealthcare company, has been serving the needs of individuals and families buying their own coverage for over 75 years. Golden Rule works to process claims quickly, provides access to the UnitedHealthcare large network of health care providers for many of their products, and offers a variety of health inst1rance plans to help meet a variety of ct1stomer needs. They are a part of the larger organization of UnitedHealth Group; a Fortune 500 company that ranks number one in the insurance and managed care sector on Fortune’s 2019 “World’s Most Admired Companies” list (as featured in the magazine’s February issue). UnitedHealthcare Employer and Individual segment, under which Golden Rule serves, provides access to medical services for over 27 million people.1 Corporate headquarters is located in Minnetonka, Minnesota, just across town from LeClair Group.

1 UnitedHealth Group Annual Form 10-K for year ended 12/31/18

FurtherSM (formerly SelectAccount) is a national leader in health care spending account administration, serving more than 28,000 organizations, including corporations and small businesses, labor unions, retirees and groups in the public sector. Further provides HSAs, FSAs, HRAs, VEBA accounts and commuter benefit and custodian services.



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