Health Alliance Plan's Commercial HMO Ranked One of America's Best Health Insurance Plans
DETROIT─November 12, 2009─The Health Alliance Plan (HAP) commercial HMO was ranked as one of America's Best Health Insurance Plans, according to the U.S. News / NCQA America's Best Health Insurance Plans 2009-10. HAP was ranked 43 out of 239 commercial plans in the U.S.
HAP will be listed among the top 50 commercial HMOs in the December issue of U.S. News & World Report, on newsstands December 1, 2009.
"America's Best Health Insurance Plans" is a trademark of U.S. News &World Report.
The list was created by the U.S. News Media Group, in collaboration with the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA).
"HAP is consistently recognized for quality and customer satisfaction, which is a credit to the top-notch physicians who recognize the power of measurement and accountability in driving health care quality improvement," said Mary Beth Bolton, M.D. HAP Chief Health Officer. "HAP is committed to enhancing the health and well-being of our members by ensuring they get the preventive care services they need and caring for their health at each stage of their life."
NCQA (www.ncqa.org) is a private, non-profit organization dedicated to improving health care quality that accredits and certifies a range of health care organizations and recognizes physicians in key clinical areas. NCQA's Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS®) is the most widely used performance measurement tool in health care.
The rankings of America's Best Health Insurance Plans are online at www.usnews.com/healthplans.