WellCare Health Plans, Inc. engages in the provision of government-sponsored managed care services through Medicaid, Medicare Advantage, and Medicare Prescription Drug Plans to families, children, seniors, and individuals with complex medical needs. It operates through the following segments: Medicaid Health Plans, Medicare Health Plans, and Medicare PDPs. The Medicaid Health Plans segment includes plans for beneficiaries of TANF, SSI and ABD programs and other state-based programs that are not part of the Medicaid program, such as CHIP and MLTC. The Medicare Health Plans segment provides a comprehensive array of Part C and Part D benefits to Medicare eligible persons, through the MA plans. The Medicare PDPs segment serves as a plan sponsor offering stand-alone Medicare Part D PDP plans to Medicare-eligible beneficiaries through this segment. The company was founded in May 2002 and is headquartered in Tampa, FL.