CHP News & Press Releases
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TALLAHASSEE, Fla.– Continuing its long-standing tradition of excellence, Capital Health Plan has once again been recognized as the best health plan in Florida and among the very best in the nation. For the 10th consecutive year, Capital Health Plan earned the exceptional distinction from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). In its annual ranking of health plans across theUnited States, NCQA also gave Capital Health Plan’s Medicare Advantage Plan the highest ranking in Florida and one of the top rankings in the nation.
“We are deeply honored to once again be ranked as the top health plan in Florida,” said Dr. Nancy Van Vessem, Capital Health Plan’s Chief Medical Officer. “We are continually pursuing new and innovative ways to serve our members’ health care needs, and we are grateful to be recognized for a full decade of outstanding member-focused approach by experts in our industry.”
Since NCQA began releasing national rankings in 2005, Capital Health Plan has consistently been recognized among the highest ranked plans in the nation. According to the report “NCQA’s Private Health Insurance Plan Rankings 2014-2015,”Capital Health Plan’s commercial plan is the top private plan in Florida and the 16th best in the country, out of 617 plans. Similarly, Capital Health Plan’s Medicare Advantage HMO plans were also deemed the best in Florida, while earning the fourth highest spot in America in NCQA’s national assessment.
“We are deeply committed to this community and take great pride in being recognized for the 10th year in a row,” said John Hogan,CEO of Capital Health Plan. “This distinction reflects the hard work and dedication of our staff and medical team, and the positive response of the members we serve every day.”
The National Committee for Quality Assurance is based on several of the most widely used measurement tools in health care, including scores from HEDIS®, CAHPS® and NCQA Accreditation standards to calculate plan rankings. Scores reflect the results of consumer surveys and the plan’s success, compared to other plans, in preventing and treating medical conditions.
Since 2001, Capital Health Plan has also maintained an “Excellent” accreditation rating from NCQA. Capital Health Plan currently holds an “Excellent” status for both its Commercial HMO and Medicare HMO plans, meaning Capital Health Plan met or exceeded NCQA's rigorous requirements for consumer protection and quality improvement.
Capital Health Plan’s commitment to member satisfaction shows in the outstanding results of member surveys. Those surveys show high satisfaction with members rating of health plan and members rating of health care.
NCQA is a private, non-profit 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. For more information on NCQA rankings, visit www.ncqa.org.
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Capital Health Plan has once again been recognized among the very best health plans in the nation; honored as the best health plan in Florida for the ninth year in a row. In its annual ranking of health plans across America, the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) also gave Capital Health Plan’s Medicare Advantage Plan the highest ranking in Florida and one of the top rankings in the nation.
Capital Health Plan is once again recognized among the very best plans in the nation. The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) has been releasing national rankings since 2005 and every year Capital Health Plan has been among the highest-ranked. According to “The NCQA’s Private Health Insurance Plan Rankings 2012-2013,” Capital Health Plan’s commercial plan was ranked third overall in the published results and the top ranking HMO in the state of Florida.
February 29, 2012 – Once again, the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) awarded Capital Health Plan its highest accreditation status of Excellent for service and clinical quality. Capital Health Plan was awarded the Excellent status for both its Commercial HMO and Medicare HMO plans. This means that Capital Health Plan met or exceeded NCQA's rigorous requirements for consumer protection and quality improvement. CHP has held the Excellent accreditation status for 11 years.
The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) recognized Capital Health Plan as the top ranked plan among commercial HMOs. The rankings, published in “NCQA’s Private Health Insurance Plan Rankings 2011-2012,” also list Capital Health Plan as the number three plan overall among commercial HMO, HMO/POS, and PPO plans.
TALLAHASSEE – Capital Health Plan, the nation’s top-ranked Medicare plan by “NCQA’s Health Insurance Plan Rankings 2010-2011-Medicare” has provided peace of mind to thousands of members in the capital region since 1982. Today, the health provider has announced it will expand coverage in 2011 to residents of Calhoun and Liberty Counties.
-- Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services recognizes CHP’s Medicare Advantage health plan --
-- Honored with top national awards by National Committee for Quality Assurance and Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services --
Capital Health Plan’s Commercial Plan Ranked Among Nation’s Top 4 Health Plans.
Capital Health Plan Ranked Among The Nation’s Top 5 Commercial and Medicare Health Plans By U.S. News & World Report. CHP among “2009-10 America’s Best Health Insurance Plans,” top health plan in Florida.