Eleven Michigan health plans from across the state submitted 36 ground-breaking programs to the Michigan Association of Health Plans annual Pinnacle Awards, showing entrepreneurial spirit as they seek to increase efficiency and improve patient health care to lower costs and increase service to
By: Chad Halcom
Crain's Detroit Business
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan has quietly settled one lawsuit from rival health insurer Aetna Inc. over its past charging agreements with various Michigan hospitals, but it must
LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Tom Casperson, Rep. Tim Greimel, health plan executive Randy Narowitz, Snyder administration senior advisor Dick Posthumus and the National Kidney Foundation of Michigan were recognized today for their contributions to addressing important state health care issues during
The following statement can be attributed to Rick Murdock, executive director of the Michigan Association of Health Plans:
“The U.S. Supreme Court decision in King vs. Burwell means about 280,000 Michigan individuals using the joint state-federal
LANSING, MI — Gov. Rick Snyder should issue an executive order to create a state-based exchange if the U.S.
By: Jay Greene
Hospitals in Michigan appear to come out the big winners in at least the working version of the 2015-16 state budget.
Those 133 hospitals will receive
Contact: Jennifer Smith, (517) 241-2112
LANSING, Mich. – The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) today released the Request for Proposal (RFP) for the Comprehensive Health Plan Contract for Michigan’s Medicaid Health Plans (MHP). The Comprehensive Health Plan Contract
Steve Fitton will be sorely missed by the MAHP team and our members.
We have highly valued our relationship with Steve and his team, and the openness and integrity that he handled his role and mission through the administrations of several governors.
It is important
By: Jay Greene
When championing Medicaid expansion under health care reform in 2013, Gov. Rick Snyder spoke often about his desire to place half of the near $1 billion in state savings over the next decade into a "health savings
Dan Loepp says there have been many changes at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan during its first full year as a nonprofit mutual health insurance company.
But Loepp, who