Navigation Links
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Maine Ranks in Top 6% of all insurers on U.S. News & World Report/National Committee for Quality Assurance Best Health Plans List
Date:11/11/2008

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine, Nov. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Maine is ranked 16th in the nation out of 250 health insurance plans, according to the current (Nov. 17) issue of U.S. News & World Report/NCQA America's Best Health Plans 2008. This recognition as one of the nation's best health plans is the result of outstanding overall performance in clinical care measures, member satisfaction and NCQA accreditation.

"We work hard to make sure our members have access to high quality medical care and programs designed to help them live healthier lives," said Dan Corcoran, president, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Maine. "But we go beyond simply improving the lives of our members. Through partnerships and collaborations with other health care organizations, providers and community groups in Maine, we have developed and implemented programs that have a significant positive impact on the health of the communities we serve."

The Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Maine plan currently holds Excellent Accreditation for its HMO/POS plan and has earned Quality Plus Distinction in Care Management and Health Improvement.

Anthem scored in the 90th percentile (i.e., the top 10 percentile of health plans in the nation) in several key Health Plan Employer Data and Information Set *(HEDIS(R)) Effectiveness of Care measures, including: preventive screenings for breast, cervical and colorectal cancer; diabetes care, cholesterol management, antidepressant medication management and access to care measures. Anthem works with its members to help improve their health through education, reminders and tools to manage their conditions such as a Heart Health Calendar and a Women's Health Reminder.
Anthem Health Plans in Connecticut and New Hampshire also made U.S. News &

World Report/NCQA's Top 20 commercial plans. "To be recognized in the top 6 percent of all health plans in the country is a testament to our a
'/>"/>

SOURCE Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Maine
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Staff to Participate in WTMJ-TV Health Insurance Phone Bank
2. Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Colorado Introduces Industry Leading and Comprehensive Transparency Initiative to Colorado
3. Anthem Blue Cross Statement on Settlement Discussions with the California Department of Managed Health Care
4. Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Issues Community Report for 2007
5. Assurance Investment Partners Purchases Arison Insurance Services from Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield
6. Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Foundation Donates $25,000 to Red Cross for Flood Relief Efforts in Wisconsin
7. James Blake and Andy Roddick Team up With the Bryan Brothers for AnthemLIVE! 2008
8. Anthem Blue Cross Federal Employee Program Plan Honored as Best of Blue
9. Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Honored by March of Dimes
10. Anthem Blue Cross Foundation Supports National Campaign Focused on Depression Among Men
11. Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Introduces Transparency Initiative in Maine
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/22/2015)... (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 A new ... of experience and person-centeredness in the long-term care environment ... action across the continuum. The paper, “The Power of ... engages perspectives and practices of the patient, resident and ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... 2015 Autocarinsurancebest.com has released a new blog ... auto insurance policy . , Auto insurance quotes help ... is no longer necessary to call an agent or visit ... online on a single website: http://autocarinsurancebest.com/ . , Every ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... Carinsurancesavings.biz has released a new blog post presenting the ... , Purchasing an accidental death and dismemberment rider for ... of rider provides benefits if the insured dies in an ... form of life insurance. , AD&D is not expensive ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... New York, NY (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 ... American College of Sports Medicine flagship journal Medicine ... supplementation with L-Citrulline before exercise may help reduce ... strenuous exercise. 1 , Participants in the ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... 23, 2015 Recently, Weddingshe.com has added many ... has announced its highest annual revenues in the past three ... popular glamorous wedding dresses. , According to the sales manager ... dress promotions for them in 2015. This point can be ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:The Power of Person-Centeredness in Long-Term Care Explored by The Beryl Institute 2Health News:The Power of Person-Centeredness in Long-Term Care Explored by The Beryl Institute 3Health News:Commercial Auto Insurance Provides Several Important Features! 2Health News:Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance Can Be Purchased at Low Prices Online 2Health News:Study Shows Kyowa Hakko’s L-Citrulline May Help Reduce Gastrointestinal Injury During Strenuous Exercise 2Health News:Study Shows Kyowa Hakko’s L-Citrulline May Help Reduce Gastrointestinal Injury During Strenuous Exercise 3Health News:Weddingshe Announces A Special Offer On Its Popular Glamorous Wedding Dresses 2
... preoperative team briefing prior to cardiac surgery - where ... and reduces errors and costs, according to a pilot ... researchers believe this is the first such study to ... briefings on specific disruptions to surgery. Disruptions were categorized ...
... Retailer Hits Milestone in Program to Help Local ... Credit CrunchAUSTIN, Texas, May 26 Whole Foods ... natural and organic foods supermarket, announced today that ... throughout the United States with $2.5 million in ...
... than 200 are expected to attend the second ... by Northern Home for Children, as they honor ... executive officer, the AmeriHealth Mercy Family of Companies, ... lives of children throughout the Delaware Valley. , ...
... 26 The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Illinois, ... and advocate of type 1 diabetes research worldwide, ... Allscripts (Nasdaq: MDRX ), its "Best ... Board of Directors, on the International Board, and ...
... adults who can drink others ,under the table, face highest risk, ... The more you need to drink to feel the effects of ... study says. , This apparent lack of sensitivity to ... can lead a person to drink more heavily to get that ...
... of Medicine (BUSM) and Boston University School of Public ... confounding by indication in observational studies, meaning when the ... it is not straightforward to determine which method of ... valid and precise estimate of effect. The study appears ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Mayo study finds that team preop briefing improves communication, reduces errors 2Health News:Mayo study finds that team preop briefing improves communication, reduces errors 3Health News:Whole Foods Market(R) Lends $2.5 Million to Local Growers, Producers and Food Artisans 2Health News:Whole Foods Market(R) Lends $2.5 Million to Local Growers, Producers and Food Artisans 3Health News:AmeriHealth Mercy President and CEO Daniel J. Hilferty to be Honored by Northern Home for Children at its Annual Partnerships for the Children Awards Dinner 2Health News:JDRF Illinois Names Allscripts CEO Glen Tullman 'Best of Illinois' for His Efforts to Find a Cure for Type 1 Diabetes 2Health News:Sensitivity to Alcohol May Predict Alcoholism 2Health News:BUSM researchers find no adjustment method fully resolves confounding by indication 2
(Date:1/22/2015)... UPI ), a medical device company that develops, manufactures ... today reported financial results for the fiscal 2015 third ... the Company,s Urgent ®  PC Neuromodulation System grew 14.5% ... compared to $3.9 million in the third quarter of ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... WOODBRIDGE, ON , Jan. 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Pivotal Therapeutics ... company with a focus on Omega-3 therapies for cardiovascular disease ... summary of the Company,s accomplishments in 2014 and its outlook ... Dear Fellow Shareholders, We would like ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... 22, 2015  Bio-Techne Corporation (NASDAQ: TECH ) ... member of the new Simple Plex platform through its ... represents the re-branding of the previously acquired CyPlex instrument ... is a transformative immunoassay technology which integrates an innovatively ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 2Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 3Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 4Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 5Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 6Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 7Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 8Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 9Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 10Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 11Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 12Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 13Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 14Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 15Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 16Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 17Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 18Pivotal Therapeutics: Year in Review and CEO Update 2Pivotal Therapeutics: Year in Review and CEO Update 3Pivotal Therapeutics: Year in Review and CEO Update 4Pivotal Therapeutics: Year in Review and CEO Update 5Pivotal Therapeutics: Year in Review and CEO Update 6Pivotal Therapeutics: Year in Review and CEO Update 7Bio-Techne Launches Simple Plex Platform 2Bio-Techne Launches Simple Plex Platform 3
... Sept. 27, 2011 Thousands of jobs in Ohio ... if harmful policies – such as imposing new taxes ... by federal policymakers. From research to technical ... suppliers to child care services, the biopharmaceutical sector supports ...
... WHAT: Digital Health – Technology, Mobile Apps, and Telemedicine ... by the MidAtlantic HBA featuring perspectives from top healthcare ... electronic health records (EHRs) to mobile apps and telemedicine, ... health is having on empowering consumers to play a ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Research Demonstrates Possible Ohio Job Losses from Sectors Supported by Biopharmaceutical Companies 2Research Demonstrates Possible Ohio Job Losses from Sectors Supported by Biopharmaceutical Companies 3Healthcare Businesswomen's Association (HBA) Hosts Panel Discussion in Washington DC on Digital Health 2
... point-of-care device for the qualitative detection of drug ... TOX/See device can detect up to nine of ... 8 minutes and requires only a few drops ... to maximize convenience and ease of use. TOX/See ...
... 1-step, hand-held, point-of-care device for the qualitative detection ... The TOX/See device can detect up to ... 3 to 8 minutes and requires only a ... individually packaged to maximize convenience and ease of ...
... a 1-step, hand-held, point-of-care device for the qualitative ... urine. The TOX/See device can detect up ... in 3 to 8 minutes and requires only ... is individually packaged to maximize convenience and ease ...
... TOX/See™ is a 1-step, hand-held, point-of-care device ... metabolites in human urine. The TOX/See device ... commonly abused drugs in 3 to 8 minutes ... Each TOX/See cassette is individually packaged to maximize ...
Medicine Products: