COLUMBUS, Ohio, Feb. 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthMetrix Research Inc., an independent research firm, announces the selection of 24 Medicare Advantage plan websites for MedicareWebWatch certification. MedicareWebWatch certification recognizes excellence in Medicare plan website content, member connectivity, design and transparency. Ten "benchmark" websites and 14 "distinguished" websites were selected from 168 Medicare Advantage websites after comprehensive site reviews.
According to HealthMetrix Research Inc. president Alan Mittermaier, "Given the increasing necessity for Medicare Advantage plans to communicate detailed information and execute transactions via the internet, plan websites must provide a high-value, positive experience for plan members, caregivers and guests. These 24 organizations chosen for MedicareWebWatch certification have demonstrated a significant resource commitment towards maximizing the relevance and readiness of their Medicare Advantage websites. HealthMetrix Research is pleased to recognize their forward-looking preparedness especially in anticipation of changes to the Medicare Advantage program."
Contact: Alan Mittermaier, 614-236-8345
MedicareWebWatch Benchmark Websites
MedicareWebWatch Distinguished Websites
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
Capital District Physicians' Health Plan
Excellus Blue Cross Blue Shield
Group Health Cooperative
Health Alliance Plan
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
HMSA Blue Cross Blue Shield of Hawaii
Providence Health Plans
Security Health Plan
Tufts Health Plan
UPMC Health Plan
MedicareWebWatch Most Accessible Websites
MedicareWebWatch Most Transparent Websites
SOURCE HealthMetrix Research Inc.