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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,...


May 02, 2016, 10:41 ET Meridian Health Plan Awards 21 Top Healthcare Physicians

Meridian Health Plan recognizes 21 Michigan primary care physicians (PCPs) as "Top Docs" for their outstanding commitment to providing the highest...


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 29, 2016, 12:51 ET Meridian Health Plan and Food Bank of Eastern Michigan Team Up to Feed Thousands of Flint Families through September

Today the Food Bank of Eastern Michigan (FBEM) and Meridian Health Plan (Meridian) announced a partnership to provide the residents of Flint with...


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...


Sep 17, 2015, 19:00 ET Meridian Health Plan of Illinois Named Top-Rated Medicaid Plan in State

Meridian Health Plan of Illinois is the top-rated Medicaid HMO in Illinois with a rating of 4 out of 5 in NCQA's Medicaid Health Insurance Plan...


Sep 17, 2015, 19:00 ET Meridian Health Plan of Michigan Rated Among Top Medicaid Plans in State

Meridian Health Plan of Michigan is rated 4 out of 5 among Medicaid plans in the US in NCQA's Medicaid Health Insurance Plan Ratings...


Aug 17, 2015, 10:13 ET Meridian Health Plan Achieves 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 14, 2015, 06:00 ET Meridian Achieves Second Highest HPV Vaccination Rates in US

 Meridian Health Plan of Illinois has the second highest rate of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccinations for female adolescents among all...


Jun 03, 2015, 16:29 ET Meridian Health Plan Announces Over 500 Detroit-Based Job Openings

Meridian Health Plan announces over 500 job opportunities available within its Detroit headquarters to support current and anticipated growth....


Mar 06, 2015, 16:23 ET "Strong Start" for Meridian Health Plan and Allegiance Health Partnership to Improve Birth Outcomes

Reaching Year Three of a four-year Strong Start for Mothers and Newborns Initiative, a partnership between Meridian Health Plan and Allegiance...


Mar 03, 2015, 13:32 ET McGuire Steps Down as President of Meridian Health Plan

Dr. Andy McGuire is stepping down as President and COO of Meridian Health Plan to focus her efforts as Chair of the Iowa Democratic Party. Over...


Mar 04, 2014, 10:00 ET Michigan's Statewide Health Information Sharing Capabilities Expand with Meridian Health Plan Increasing Payer Participation

 Meridian Health Plan, the largest Medicaid managed care organization (MCO) in the State of Michigan, announced today that Meridian has joined...


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...