The Alliance of Community Health Plans (ACHP) is a national leadership organization bringing together innovative health plans and provider groups that are among America’s best at delivering affordable, high-quality coverage and care.

ACHP’s member health plans provide coverage and care for more than 18 million Americans. These 23 organizations focus on improving the health of the communities they serve and are on the leading edge of innovations in affordability and quality of care, including primary care redesign, payment reforms, accountable health care delivery and use of information technology.

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Four ACHP Members Named J.D. Power “Customer Champions”


WASHINGTON, D.C. — In conjunction with FORTUNE Custom Publishing, J.D. Power has named Capital District Physicians’ Health Plan (Albany, N.Y.), Health Partners (Minneapolis, Minn.), Independent Health (Buffalo, N.Y.) and SelectHealth (Murray, Utah) to its list of 2014 “Customer Champions.”

ACHP Members Rated Among Top Medicare Plans in the Country


WASHINGTON, D.C. —Seven members of the Alliance of Community Health Plans (ACHP) received 5 stars from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for their combined Medicare Advantage and prescription drug (Part D) programs, the highest score awarded to health plans participating in the Medicare program. Only 11 plans (contracts) in the country received the 5-star rating for their combined Medicare Advantage and Part D offerings. An additional 2 plans offered by ACHP members received 5 stars for their stand-alone Medicare plans (Part C).

Community-Based Health Plans Lead National Rankings


WASHINGTON, D.C. —This year’s National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) rankings of health plans are once again topped by Alliance for Community Health Plans member organizations, with all 10 of the nation’s top ten Medicare plans, 5 of the top ten plans in the commercial rankings and 5 of the top ten plans in the Medicaid rankings offered by ACHP members. The 2013 rankings are available on NCQA’s website.

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Pregnancy Resources at Your Fingertips

Capital District Physicians’ Health Plan (CDPHP) has launched a new website for women who are pregnant or planning to become pregnant. The site offers interactive tools, child development calendars, nutritional information and support options.

HealthPartners Launches Benefits for Me™ Private Exchange Solution

HealthPartners in Bloomington, Minn., launched Benefits for Me, a new private exchange solution enabling employers to offer many health insurance plan choices for their employees.

Kaiser Permanente and Netherlands’ Radboud University Medical Center Team Up to Improve Parkinson’s Care

Kaiser Permanente is collaborating with Radboud University Medical Center to deliver care to Kaiser Permanente patients with Parkinson’s disease. Kaiser Permanente will implement Radboud’s “ParkinsonNet” for patients and caregivers who manage the disease

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Understanding the 2014 NCQA Health Plan Rankings

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

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