Press Releases

June 9, 2014

Michigan Association of Health Plans Appoints New Deputy Director

Lansing, Michigan — The Michigan Association of Health Plans (MAHP) announced today that Dominick J. Pallone will become its new deputy director effective Monday, June 16.

In his new capacity as deputy director, Pallone will work closely with MAHP...

June 9, 2014

MAHP announces new website and brand identity

LANSING, Mich. – With more Michigan residents than ever looking for reliable information about health care and health insurance, the Michigan Association of Health Plans today announced the launch of its new website, aimed at being the best source of information and guidance on how to meet the...

April 24, 2014

Improved e-prescription, depression service delivery and managed care practices for children among 2013 MAHP Pinnacle Award winners

Ten Michigan health plans from all over the state submitted 30 innovative 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...

March 20, 2014

Statement on Healthy Michigan enrollment announcement

The Michigan Association of Health Plans is pleased with the announcement of the April 1 opening of enrollment in the Healthy Michigan plan by the Michigan Department of Community Health.

November 11, 2013

MAHP members will make decisions soon on continuing non-ACA compliant policies
MAHP members welcomed the flexibility provided by today’s announcement by Insurance Commissioner Ann Flood that the state would permit insurers to decide whether they would continue offering policies that are not compliant with the Affordable Care Act. 

October 29, 2013

Michigan Health Plans Among Best in Nation

Michigan Association of Health Plans (MAHP) member health plans are carrying on their tradition of being rated among the best in the nation, according to the independent 2013-2014 National Committee on Quality Assurance (NCQA) Health Insurance Plan Rankings.

October 9, 2013

AAAA Michigan and MAHP agree to collaborate in integrating health care for Medicaid-eligible Medicare beneficiaries
The Michigan Association of Health Plans (MAHP) and the Area Agencies on Aging Association of Michigan (AAAAM) have signed a memorandum of understanding aimed at improving health care for low-income senior citizens who are eligible for Medicaid and Medicare, often called “dual eligibles.”...

July 19, 2013

Michigan Association of Health Plans Recognizes Health Care Leaders at Annual Conference

Rep. Matt Lori (R-Constantine) and Sen. Vincent Gregory (D-Southfield), Michigan Department of Community Health Director James Haveman and longtime health executive William Alvin, who is stepping down as president and CEO of Health Alliance Plan, were honored for their contributions to health...

June 20, 2013

Statement on Senate failure to vote on Medicaid

We are disappointed that the Senate has failed to move forward this legislation, supported by business, health care and consumer groups, that would help reduce the hidden tax of uncompensated care cost shifting and bring health coverage and higher personal responsibility to 450,000 working men...

December 6, 2012

MAHP stands in support of Blues bills passed by House

“The Michigan Association of Health Plans wishes to thank the Michigan Legislature for passing Senate Bills 1293 and 1294, which will convert Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan into a non-profit mutual, to be regulated under Michigan's Insurance Code. The bills moved out of the House and Senate...