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Oct 17, 2016, 11:30 ET Meridian Health Plan among Top Rated Medicaid Plans in Michigan and Illinois

Meridian Health Plan of Michigan, Inc. and Meridian Health Plan of Illinois, Inc. are rated among the top Medicaid plans in Michigan and Illinois...


Sep 19, 2016, 09:00 ET Meridian Health Plan Named Metropolitan Detroit Best and Brightest Company for the Fifth Year in a Row

For the fifth year in a row, Meridian Health Plan (Meridian) has been named one of Metro Detroit's Best and Brightest Companies to Work For®...


Sep 13, 2016, 15:30 ET Illinois' Largest Medicaid Health Plan Expands to Cover All Regions in State

Meridian Health Plan of Illinois (Meridian) is expanding its Medicaid programs to cover all managed care regions of Illinois. Meridian's health...


Aug 11, 2016, 09:47 ET Michigan Science Center's "Ford Fun Free Day" to Provide Free Back-to-School Immunizations

This Saturday, August 13, is the Michigan Science Center's Back-to-School "Ford Fun Free Day." The event, sponsored by the Ford Motor Company Fund,...


Apr 04, 2016, 08:00 ET Meridian Health Plan Names Karen Brach President of Illinois Office

 Karen Brach has been named the new President of Meridian Health Plan of Illinois and is scheduled to step into that role on April 5....


Mar 14, 2016, 08:59 ET Hamilton Community Health Network Partners with Meridian Health Plan for Flint Water Crisis Health Education Days

 Flint Water Crisis Health Education Days brings physicians, nutritionists, food demonstrations, free nutritional food giveaways, water filter...


Feb 23, 2016, 08:30 ET Community Care Partners and Meridian Health Plan Unite to Improve Patient Health

 Community Care Partners (CCP) will be partnering with Meridian Health Plan to better serve the growing population of Medicaid beneficiaries in...


Feb 18, 2016, 11:00 ET Advocate Health Care Partners with Meridian Health Plan of Illinois

Beginning April 1, 2016, the approximately 96,000 members in Advocate Health Care's Accountable Care Entity (ACE) will transition to Meridian...


Jan 07, 2016, 15:00 ET Meridian Health Plan Honored with National "Best and Brightest Company to Work For" Award

 Meridian Health Plan, for the second time, has been nationally named one of the "Best and Brightest Companies to Work For" by the National...


Nov 25, 2015, 08:00 ET Detroit Free Press Names Meridian Health Plan a Winner of the State of Michigan 2015 Top Workplaces Award

 Meridian Health Plan has been awarded a 2015 Top Workplaces honor by the Detroit Free Press. The Top Workplaces lists are based solely on the...


Oct 28, 2015, 15:00 ET Meridian Health Plan Rated as a Top National Medicaid Provider

The NCQA has named Meridian Health Plan a top 2015-2016 multi-state Medicaid HMO. Meridian is the only multi-state plan in the nation to receive an...


Sep 19, 2014, 08:16 ET Meridian Health Plan of Iowa Named Top Medicaid Plan in State

 Meridian Health Plan of Iowa is the number one Medicaid HMO in Iowa and is the number 38 Medicaid HMO in the US according to NCQA's Medicaid...


Sep 18, 2014, 18:02 ET Meridian Health Plan of Michigan Named Top Medicaid Plan in State

Meridian Health Plan of Michigan is the number one Medicaid HMO in Michigan and ninth in the nation according to NCQA's Medicaid Health Insurance...


Sep 18, 2014, 18:02 ET Meridian Health Plan of Illinois Named Top Medicaid Plan in State

Meridian Health Plan of Illinois is the number one Medicaid HMO in Illinois and 10th in the nation according to NCQA's Medicaid Health Insurance...


Jun 03, 2014, 09:25 ET Meridian Health Plan to End Operations in New Hampshire Effective June 30, 2014

Following explosive growth in its core Midwest business lines, Meridian Health Plan has reached an agreement with the Department of Health and...


Feb 18, 2014, 15:01 ET Projected Job Openings to Soar at Meridian Health Plan

 Meridian Health Plan will add numerous health care jobs in 2014 due to the launch of the Medicare-Medicaid Alignment Initiative. Job...


Feb 13, 2014, 11:12 ET Meridian Health Plan Applauds CVS Tobacco Sales Cessation

Meridian Health Plan supports CVS Caremark in its decision to stop selling cigarettes and other tobacco products by October 1. Many chronic health...


Jan 14, 2014, 08:47 ET Meridian Health Plan Provides Care For Over 26,000

As of December 1, Meridian Health Plan began coordinating high-quality care to more than 26,000 Medicaid beneficiaries out of its offices located...


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...