UPMC Health Plan Earns ‘A-’ Rating from A.M. Best

A.M. Best Co. has reaffirmed the “A- Excellent” financial strength ratings for all of the insurers in UPMC’s Insurance Services Division. In determining its rating, A.M. Best noted that the Insurance Services Division plays an integral role as the managed care subsidiaries of the UPMC integrated health care delivery system. The integration presents opportunities for the group and the health system to coordinate care management programs, with the health plans acting as a major source of referral and the health system being a major provider of services for the plans’ members.