Member News

    QURE Healthcare and CDPHP Partner to Support Cardiology Practices in Upstate New York

    CDPHP
    4/5/2021
    QURE Healthcare and CDPHP have announced a partnership that will offer CDPHP network cardiologists in New York’s Capital Region access to an innovative, evidence-based cardiology enhancement project.


    AvMed Appoints Dr. Robert Hilliard as Chief Medical Officer

    AvMed
    3/1/2021
    AvMed announces the selection of Robert Hilliard, Jr., M.D. as senior vice president of population health and chief medical officer. Dr. Hilliard will be responsible for the achievement of AvMed’s population health strategy, including the execution of care management operations, medical and pharmacy utilization management, quality, clinical outcomes, and Medicare Star program performance.


    Johns Hopkins, Mount Sinai turning to virtual rehab and video games to help patients recover from strokes

    Fierce Healthcare
    2/1/2021
    The COVID-19 pandemic has brought experimentation in all different types of remote care, and that includes neuroscience. Physical therapists are exploring the use of tele-neurorehabilitation and gamification to help stroke victims recover.


    CEO of Intermountain's health plan resigns

    Becker's
    2/1/2021
    Mike Cotton, the president and CEO of Intermountain Healthcare's health plan SelectHealth, resigned, the Salt Lake City-based health system said Jan. 21.


    HAP adds five industry leaders to its board of directors

    PR Newswire
    2/1/2021
    Health Alliance Plan, a Michigan-based nonprofit health plan, announced today that it has added five prominent executives to its board of directors. Each of these industry influencers will play a unique role in contributing to HAP's success as an innovator and leader in creating an exceptional customer experience.


    MetroPlusHealth Ranked New York City’s Highest-rated Health Plan

    business wire
    2/1/2021
    MetroPlus Health Plan announced today that it has been ranked New York City’s highest-rated health plan, according to the New York State Department of Health’s 2020 Consumer’s Guide to Medicaid and Child Health Plus Managed Care Plans in New York City, the annual rating of managed care plans on quality of care delivered and members’ satisfaction with the care and services they receive.


    Jack Randolph has been named the new chief executive officer of MediGold.

    MediGold
    12/17/2020
    Jack Randolph has been named the new chief executive officer of MediGold.


    CDPHP Enhances Partnerships with Welltok, Foodsmart to Expand Member Access to Healthy Foods

    Welltok
    10/31/2020 12:00:00 PM
    As a leading health plan in New York state, Capital District Physicians’ Health Plan, Inc. (CDPHP) has continuously responded to member needs during COVID-19 by expanding programming that keeps members healthy, happy, safe, and secure. In partnership with Welltok, the consumer activation company, CDPHP members have access to Foodsmart (formerly Zipongo) – a reimagined food marketplace, guided by Registered Dietitians, to make healthy eating simple.


    HAP Donates $100,000 to Tackle Food Insecurity

    HAP
    10/27/2020
    Health Alliance Plan (HAP), a Michigan-based nonprofit health plan, is donating $100,000 to Henry’s Groceries for Health to provide food and promote nutrition. Henry’s Groceries, a collaboration between Henry Ford Health System (HFHS) and Gleaners Community Food Bank, is designed to mitigate food insecurity and improve health outcomes for vulnerable patients.


    HAP Earns Highest Medicare Advantage Star Rating Among All Michigan-based Health Insurers

    HAP
    10/8/2020 12:00:00 PM
    Health Alliance Plan (HAP) is celebrating the only 4.5 Star rating awarded to a Michigan-based insurer. HAP’s Medicare Advantage (MA) HMO earned 4.5 Stars (out of 5) from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), ranking HAP’s plan first among Michigan-based insurers and in the top 10% nationally.


    Richard Swift Named President and CEO of Health New England

    Healthcare News
    10/7/2020 12:00:00 PM
    Richard Swift, who has served as Health New England’s (HNE) interim chief financial officer since April, has been appointed president and CEO, effective immediately.


    HAP Chief Sales & Marketing Officer Margaret Anderson is a Graduate of The Detroit Regional Chamber’s Leadership Detroit Class XLI

    Health Alliance Plan
    9/15/2020 12:00:00 PM
    Health Alliance Plan (HAP) senior vice president, chief sales and marketing officer, Margaret Anderson, is a graduate of the Detroit Regional Chamber’s Leadership Detroit program, a 10-month transformational leadership program designed to challenge emerging and existing community leaders from Southeast Michigan to bring about positive change.


    Geisinger names Mark McCullough chief financial officer, chief operations officer of Geisinger Health Plan

    Geisinger Health Plan
    9/7/2020 12:00:00 PM
    Mark McCullough has been named chief financial officer and chief operations officer for Geisinger Health Plan (GHP). McCullough previously worked at Humana Pharmacy Solutions as vice president/chief financial officer and also served as chief operations officer and interim president.


    HAP introduces innovative health plan for Michigan businesses in collaboration with Henry Ford Health System

    Health Alliance Plans
    8/26/2020 12:00:00 PM
    Health Alliance Plan (HAP), a Michigan-based nonprofit health plan, and Henry Ford Health System, one of the nation’s leading health care providers, are leveraging their integrated partnership to offer a new health plan for Michigan businesses designed specifically to deliver world-class care while reducing medical costs.


    SelectHealth Names Mike Cotton as new President and CEO

    SelectHealth
    8/17/2020
    Mike Cotton has been named president and chief executive officer of SelectHealth and will serve as a member of Intermountain Healthcare’s Executive Leadership Team. Cotton replaces current SelectHealth president and CEO Patricia Richards who is retiring on August 31. Bert Zimmerli, Intermountain’s executive vice president and chief financial officer, will serve as interim president and CEO until Cotton joins SelectHealth in mid-November.