ATLANTA, May 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Peach State Health Plan, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Centene Corporation, has been recognized by the Georgia Department of Community Health as having the highest scores on targeted performance measures for Care Management Organizations (CMOs) serving the Medicaid population in Georgia. As the highest quality Medicaid CMO, Peach State Health Plan will receive preferential membership for Georgia Families participants who do not select a CMO throughout all of 2016.
Preferential member assignment is granted to the CMO that earns the highest scores on key quality measures and satisfaction results.
"We are very pleased to be recognized for this accomplishment," said Patrick M. Healy, president and chief executive officer of Peach State Health Plan. "The award is a reflection of the dedication to quality care from our providers, with support from our health plan staff. Our collective goal is the continuous improvement of the health status of the communities we serve."
About Peach State Health Plan
Peach State Health Plan is a Care Management Organization that serves the Medicaid and PeachCare for Kids® population in partnership with Georgia Families. Peach State Health Plan is a wholly owned subsidiary of Centene Corporation, a leading multi-line healthcare enterprise offering both core Medicaid and specialty services. For more information visit: www.pshp.com.
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SOURCE Peach State Health Plan