Health Alliance Plan's Commercial HMO One of the 'Highest-Rated' Health Insurance Plans in the Nation
DETROIT – September 24, 2010 – The Health Alliance Plan (HAP) commercial HMO is ranked among the top 50 commercial HMOs in the U.S., according to the NCQA's Health Insurance Plan Rankings 2010- 2011 - Private.
"There's a massive commitment among every HAP employee to make sure our members are well taken care of, as we strive for excellence to create great value for our customers," said David Scott, Chief Operating Officer. "HAP is consistently recognized for quality and customer satisfaction, which is a credit to all HAP physicians who value the power of accountability in driving health care quality improvement."
The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) introduced transparency, value and accountability to consumers as they evaluate the performance and quality of private, Medicaid, and Medicare health insurance plans during the fall enrollment period.
NCQA's Health Insurance Plan Rankings 2010-2011 - Private will appear first on the NCQA Web site in September (Private plans) and October (Medicaid and Medicare plans). The online information will feature NCQA's rankings of the nation's Private, Medicare and Medicaid health insurance plans based on their combined HEDIS®, CAHPS® and NCQA Accreditation standards scores.
About the National Committee for Quality Assurance (ncqa.org)
Celebrating its 20th anniversary in 2010, NCQA is a private, nonprofit organization dedicated to improving health care quality. NCQA accredits and certifies a wide range of health care organizations. It also recognizes clinicians and practices in key areas of performance. NCQA's Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS®) is the most widely used performance measurement tool in health care. NCQA is committed to providing health care quality information for consumers, purchasers, health care providers, and researchers.