100 N Academy Ave
MC 32-20
Danville, PA, 17822
570-271-8777

http://www.thehealthplan.com

 

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Demographics

Year Licensed: 1985
Accreditation Type: NCQA,
Number of Employees: 1519
Health Plan Profit Status: Not-for-profit tax exempt, Non taxable
Health Plan Tax Status: Non taxable

Alliance Company Type: Shareholder
Alliance Member Since: 1/1/2013
Alliance Shareholder Since: 1/1/2013
CMS Regional Office: Region 2Region 3

Articles
3/9/2020

United Way and Geisinger join forces to fight substance abuse stigma
The United Way of Columbia and Montour Counties has partnered with Geisinger Health Plan to embark on a two-year program which aims to reduce the stigma for those struggling with substance use disorder.

1/23/2020

Medacta, Geisinger offer lifetime Guarantee to revision knees
Geisinger and Medacta will stand behind the full cost of care associated with eligible revision surgeries over a patient’s lifetime, as long as they remain in the care of a Geisinger provider and are a Geisinger Health Plan member.

1/7/2020

Tackling Substance Abuse, Opioid Crisis: How Health Insurance Providers are Increasing Access to Addiction Treatment
Initiatives employed by health insurance providers AmeriHealth Caritas, Geisinger, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of NJ (BCBSNJ), and UPMC plan to address issues ranging from the opioid crisis to behavioral healthcare access.

10/14/2019

Geisinger, Cerner Partner to Boost Population Health Management
Geisinger will use actionable insights and innovative tools from the Cerner platform across its patient network, accountable care organization (ACO), and Geisinger Health Plan. The partnership will use open standards and integration capabilities to provide a seamless user experience.

10/14/2019

Geisinger Health Plan adds Penn State Health to provider network
The new agreement, which went into effect Sept. 18, makes Penn State Health an in-network, preferred provider for GHP members. Penn State Health joins a provider network of more than 29,000 primary care specialty physicians, 120 hospitals and 132 urgent and convenient care locations.

9/25/2019

Medical Associates Health Plan, Geisinger Health Plan, Network Health, Quartz Health and SummaCare topped NCQA's list of best-rated Medicare plans for 2019
NCQA rated 1,000-plus health insurance plans based on clinical quality, member satisfaction and NCQA Accreditation Survey results for its rankings.

9/25/2019

Kurt J. Wrobel, CFO of Geisinger Health Plan on the future of health care
"Another area of improvement is ensuring the proper use of information and data management, which is an area I’m at the forefront of in my role as an actuary. The healthcare industry has access to an unprecedented amount of data, but the key is analyzing it to develop actionable initiatives..."

8/22/2019

Using Data Analytics to Reach Five-Star Medicare Quality Measures
Geisinger Health Plan leveraged highly specific survey data to improve their Medicare quality measures

8/13/2019

Geisinger names new chief nursing executive
Janet Tomcavage, MSN, RN, a pioneer in population health and advanced medical homes, has assumed the role of Chief Nursing Executive at Geisinger, effective Aug. 1, 2019.

7/2/2019

John Bulger, CMO of Geisinger Health Plan and other healthcare execs weigh in on where the payer-provider relationship is headed
What is the future of the payer-provider relationship? C-level leaders, presidents, vice presidents, directors and advisers from payers and providers nationwide share their perspective.