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Jan 10, 2014, 06:12 ET

Meridian Health Plan Earns Highest Accreditation Status

 Meridian Health Plan's Michigan Medicaid HMO received an Excellent Accreditation rating from the National Committee for Quality Assurance...

Dec 12, 2013, 16:55 ET

Meridian Health Plan Launches First Commercial Product

 Meridian Health Plan launched its first commercial product, Meridian Choice, when the Health Insurance Marketplace opened to consumers on...

Nov 07, 2013, 08:09 ET

Meridian Health Plan To Integrate Care For Michigan Medicare And Medicaid

Meridian Health Plan was awarded the opportunity to integrate care for dual-eligible Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries through the Michigan...

Oct 09, 2013, 14:04 ET

Meridian Health Plan Awards 19 Top Healthcare Physicians

 Meridian Health Plan (Meridian) has recognized 19 Michigan primary care physicians (PCPs) as "Top Docs" for their outstanding quality and...

Jul 03, 2013, 16:40 ET

Michigan President/COO of Meridian Health Plan Comments on Medicaid Expansion

 "We look forward to working with our state partners in supporting Medicaid expansion. The expansion protects Michigan taxpayers and the push...

Jun 26, 2013, 07:30 ET

Meridian Health Plan CEO Named An Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2013

 David B. Cotton, MD, Founder and CEO of Meridian Health Plan was named the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2013 in the...

Jun 17, 2013, 14:09 ET

Meridian Health Plan Growing Team by Over 700% and Moving Offices

 Meridian Health Plan is moving its office from 222 N. LaSalle St. to 333 S. Wabash Ave. on July 1 in response to the expanding business needs...

Jun 10, 2013, 06:15 ET

Meridian Health Plan Wins CIO 100 Award

 Meridian Health Plan was named a 2013 CIO 100 award recipient by IDG's CIO magazine. This annual award program recognizes organizations around...

Mar 20, 2013, 16:01 ET

Meridian Health Plan Announces New Pharmacy Benefit Manager

Meridian Health Plan is pleased to welcome MeridianRx as its new Pharmacy Benefit Manager (PBM). Effective April 1, MeridianRx will handle the...

Feb 26, 2013, 15:52 ET

Meridian Health Plan Awarded CMS Innovation Grant

Meridian Health Plan earned a grant from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Innovation Center to support the Strong Start...

Feb 04, 2013, 14:57 ET

Meridian Health Plan Achieves Top Quality Scores in Illinois

Meridian Health Plan achieves and exceeds NCQA HEDIS performance benchmarks for the third consecutive year in key State of Illinois quality...

Jan 31, 2013, 19:20 ET

Meridian Health Plan Partners with Habitat for Humanity

 Meridian Health Plan is teaming up with Habitat for Humanity to change lives through improving health and strengthening communities in...

Nov 13, 2012, 13:16 ET

Meridian Health Plan Awarded Financial Alignment Demonstration Contract

The Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services (HFS) awarded Meridian Health Plan a contract for the Medicare-Medicaid Alignment...

Nov 13, 2012, 08:30 ET

Meridian Health Plan Wins National Best and Brightest Companies to Work For™ Award

 The National Association for Business Resources (NABR) named Meridian Health Plan as one of the national Best and Brightest Companies to Work...

Oct 15, 2012, 17:47 ET

Meridian Health Plan Expands into Illinois Medicare Market

 Meridian Health Plan of Illinois is proud to announce that it is expanding to provide Medicare services in Illinois to eligible enrollees...

Oct 08, 2012, 12:05 ET

Iowa Health System Improves Medicaid Patient Experience

 Iowa Health System (IHS) has finalized an agreement with Meridian Health Plan (Meridian) that will enable Medicaid beneficiaries...

Sep 22, 2012, 15:18 ET

Meridian Health Plan Awards 16 Top Healthcare Physicians

 Meridian Health Plan (Meridian) has recognized 16 Michigan Primary Care Providers (PCPs) as "Top Docs" for their outstanding quality and...

Sep 10, 2012, 08:37 ET
Representing Meridian Health Plan at the Metropolitan Detroit's Best and Brightest Companies to Work For(TM) award ceremony will be (from left to right) Colleen Sage, Human Resources Generalist, Lisa Hing, Director of Human Resources, Sean Cotton, Chief Legal Counsel/Vice President of Human Resources, Shery Cotton, Chief Operating Officer, David Cotton, President/Chief Executive Officer, Maggie Finwall, Human Resources Assistant, Elizabeth Kosorski, Student Intern, Jennifer McLocklin, Human Resources Generalist, and Dahlia Puente, Benefits and Compensation Specialist.  (PRNewsFoto/Meridian Health Plan)

Meridian Health Plan Wins Metropolitan Detroit's Best and Brightest Companies to Work For™ Award

The Michigan Business and Professional Association (MBPA) named Meridian Health Plan as one of Metropolitan Detroit's Best and Brightest Companies...

Aug 17, 2012, 20:50 ET

New Hampshire President Named For Meridian Health Plan

Meridian Health Plan (Meridian) is pleased to announce the President for its New Hampshire operations opening in 2013. Long-time New Hampshire...

May 24, 2012, 17:52 ET

Meridian Health Plan Career Fair to Hire 250 New Ohio Employees

 Meridian Health Plan (MHP) will hold a Career Fair on Wednesday, June 13 from 9 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. at Embassy Suites, 5100 Upper Metro Place...