Medicaid Members


Welcome UPMC for You Medicaid Members

Empower³ Center for Health has reached a contractual agreement with the UPMC Health plan to provide primary care services to UPMC for You Medicaid members.

How It Works:

  1. Apply and be approved for Medicaid at your local Department of Welfare office.

  2. Enroll in the UPMC for You Medicaid plan.

  3. Select Dr. Zane Gates at New Era Physician Services in Altoona as your primary care provider.


(New Era Physician Services is part of the Empower³ Center for Health system.)

Once you do, the Empower3 Center for Health becomes your home for primary care.

  • Unlimited access to primary care: clinical, laboratory, and consultative services, as well as care coordination and comprehensive care management.

  • Appointments that take as long as necessary and as often as you need them with our staff focused on your complete well-being.

  • Additional support and counseling via telephone.

  • Personalized nutritional support and wellness counseling with our Registered Dietician.

  • Our onsite pharmacist to help answer any medication questions you have and customize the right RX for you!

  • Coming soon: Lab work right in our office to make results quick, accurate and easier for your schedule.​

The UPMC for You Medicaid plan will help you with all of your other medical needs.  Learn more…

Empower³ Center for Health is dedicated to providing people with access to high-quality medical care, enhanced knowledge to help them make better choices impacting their health, and encouragement and support to increase their own efforts to stay healthy.

Contact Details

Phone: 1-800-925-0611


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Our Locations

2525 9th Avenue Suite 2B
Altoona, PA 16602

4478 William Penn Highway
Murrysville, PA 15668


108 College Park Plaza

Johnstown, PA 15904

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