Affiliated COUNSELING AND REFERRAL
Shery, clinical psychology
Three Oaks Rd, Ste 2A, Cary, IL 60013
1976, state-of-the-art counseling which treats the problem, not just the
Doctoral degree: University of Southern California,
Referrals accepted from Alexian Brothers, Good
Shepherd, Centegra, Loyola, Northwestern University, University of Chicago and the Mayo
Clinic hospitals and physicians.
Expert Evaluations for:
Anxiety - Depression -Marriage
- ADHD - Alcohol -Substance Abuse -Anger - Fitness for Duty - Disability -Adoption - Weight
Questions? Call Dr Mike NOW:
847 275 8236 (24
Humana: Provider Directory and
Services are Covered by Humana.
We take care of all the details for you: To make an appointment for our Cary office, in the
southern Mchenry and northern Kane County area, click here: New
Patient Registration or to learn more about the psychological services we provide call us at
1-847-275-8236 (24 Hrs).
Go to: Store: Unique Psychological and Motivational
If you’re out of the
Crystal Lake-Cary area you can find a Humana provider here: http://pfp.humana.com/ProviderPFP/MarketFinder.asp
Or, contact us>http://www.humana.com/visitors/contactus.asp
Humana Inc., headquartered in
Louisville, Kentucky, is one of the nation's largest publicly traded health benefits companies, with
approximately 7 million medical members located primarily in 15 states and Puerto Rico. Humana offers
coordinated health insurance coverage and related services — through traditional and Internet-based plans — to
employer groups, government-sponsored plans and individuals.
Humana has proven over its 43-year history that it embraces change and has seized opportunities that have helped to
transform its business.
Today, innovation serves as
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benefits information in real time. With the right blend of product designs and the use of digital technology to
achieve administrative simplicity for employer groups, physicians, hospitals and other health care providers,
Humana is poised to take advantage of the tremendous opportunity offered by the growth of information
Humana offers coordinated health insurance coverage and related services to employer groups, government-sponsored
plans and individuals through:
• Administrative services products
• Preferred provider organizations
• Consumer driven plans
• Health maintenance organizations
• Government-sponsored plans
• Plans for U.S. military dependents and retirees
The company's specialty products — dental, life and disability insurance — complement its core health offerings.
Humana provides health benefits and related services to companies ranging from fewer than 10 to tens of thousands
Humana offers a wide range of products and services designed specifically to meet the needs of small businesses,
too. Small employers can choose from a broad spectrum of cost-effective health plans. With Humana, small businesses
enjoy the convenience of having a single source of employee benefits, along with expert advice to get the most from
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plans, offers consumers lasting value thanks to Humana's experience,
nationwide presence and ability to secure cost-saving discounts. HumanaOne insurance plans are designed to provide the kind of flexible,
reliable coverage that consumers are seeking, plus many of the features usually found only
in group plans.
Those with Humana coverage have access to hundreds of thousands of doctors across the nation. In fact, Humana's
ChoiceCare Network includes more than 320,000 physicians and ancillary care providers in 50 states and the District
of Columbia, serving 1.3 million PPO members.
Humana provides health benefits choices, including SmartSuite® and SmartExpress® to help
employers combat double digit increases in medical costs, and in an effort to keep health benefit coverage
affordable. These "Smart" products offer a broad array of health plan selections with appropriate levels of cost
sharing and allow employees to choose a plan that best meets their individual health and budget needs:
• SmartSuite is Humana's full replacement health coverage and consumer-directed plan option that offers more smart
choices to both employers and employees.
• SmartSuite is a benefit solution that offers a broad array of health plan selections with appropriate levels of
cost sharing and allows employees to choose a plan that best meets their individual health and budget needs.
• SmartExpress is a family of health insurance plans designed for businesses with 2 to 299 employees that want to
better control and predict health care costs.
E-business is transforming Humana's business model
Humana continues to receive accolades for its online, self-service capabilities it provides to its customers.
Humana has been recognized for its leadership in and commitment to e-business solutions through technological,
procedural and organizational innovation. Humana's e-business approach focuses on meeting the changing information
needs for all its stakeholder groups with an emphasis on creating informed health care consumers
Health Plan Wizard guides members as they select from the
various plan options for Humana's Smart products. This online tool helps members evaluate tradeoffs between
possible expenditures such as copayments and monthly premium amounts. The Wizard asks questions about
health care needs and financial status and provides consumers with a side-by-side comparison of plan
options to help them select a plan based on their needs.
- PlanProfessorsm, a comprehensive,
ongoing employee communication program that includes newsletters, Web content and direct mail pieces for
employers to use in educating employees to become active participants in health benefits
- MyHumana is a secured personal home page that
allows members to consolidate information, set preferences and drive all health benefit transactions
through one location.
- Maximize Your Benefit provides information
about pharmacy benefits. Sometimes Humana members purchase a prescription when a less expensive cost option
with the same medical effectiveness is available. In that case, Humana sends letters, secured e-mails or
voicemails to inform the member of potential savings to them and encourages them to talk with their
physician about their prescription options. This empowers members to decide which drug best meets their
- Rx Calculator — a web-based tool designed to
help members project what their pharmacy costs will be and make a pharmacy benefit plan decision based on
their budgetary and medical needs.
To address the vital concerns
of privacy and security, we make use of a range of internationally accepted and industry standard security measures
including encryption, distinct validation and control centers (also known as firewalls) and much more. In addition,
the Humana system is regularly subjected to stringent security reviews and penetration tests by independent
Enhancing our members' health care experience
Humana's innovative wellness and chronic disease intervention programs have received national recognition inside
and outside the health care industry — programs such as End Stage Renal Disease, Congestive Heart Failure and
Humana takes its members' health very seriously. The company puts extensive energy and resources into providing
access to services that seek to help people get well and prevent them from getting sick in the first place.
Our Personal Nursesm service provides guidance to information and tools that can help members
understand their health care options, take control of their health needs, and get the most from their plan
Accredited Health Plans
Humana has received accreditation for its HMO plans from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) and
the American Accreditation Healthcare Commission/ Utilization Review Accreditation Commission (AAHC/URAC). Humana
continues to maintain accreditation in select markets through both NCQA and AAHC/URAC. For accreditation
information about a Humana health plan in your area, contact your local Humana office.
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Dr. Mike Shery who is the director of ACRS and is a licensed
clinical psychologist. He has practiced clinical psychology for
approximately 24 years and is affiliated with almost all health plans,
including: ValueOptions, Medicare, Cigna, Cigna Behavioral Health,
United Health Care, Aetna, First Health, Healthstar, Blue Cross Blue Shield
of Illinois, ComPsych, Magellan Health, HFN, Tricare, Humana, most union
local plans, most school district plans, Unicare, ChoiceCare, CAPP,
Multiplan, PPONext, Private Health Care Systems, Humana-Military, Mental
Health Network, Managed Health Network, United Behavioral Health and Beech
He is board certified as a specialist in professional counseling by
the International Academy of Behavioral Medicine, Counseling and
Psychotherapy. He a member of
the American Counseling
The office is located in Cary, IL, near Crystal Lake
and Algonquin, in northern Kane County and in southern McHenry County. In
select cases, phone consultations are available for those who don’t live
locally> Telephone Counseling.
To make an appointment>New Patient
or to learn more about the psychological
services he provides call him at 1-847-275-8236 (24
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