Navigation Links
Gateway Health Plan Ranked Again Among 'America's Best Health Plans' According to U.S. News & World Report, NCQA
Date:10/31/2007

Gateway Health Plan is Top-Ranked Medicaid Plan in Pennsylvania

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. News & World Report and the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) recently released its third report on health plans, "U.S. News & World Report/NCQA America's Best Health Plans 2007."* Gateway Health Plan is ranked #12 among 196 Medicaid plans nationwide. It is the top-ranked Medicaid plan in Pennsylvania.

"Gateway Health Plan is extremely proud to once again be included among the best health plans in the nation," states Michael Blackwood, President and Chief Executive Officer of Gateway Health Plan, Inc. "We have worked to distinguish ourselves as the health plan with superior quality and service. Our employees and provider partners have worked very hard to provide quantitative evidence that we do indeed provide exceptional quality health care and customer service to our members."

The rankings were based on a combination of member satisfaction, clinical quality, and NCQA Accreditation scores. The scores are grouped in three categories:

Consumer Experience: Includes CAHPS(R) measures about consumer experience

with getting care, as well as satisfaction with plan physicians and with

health plan services.

Prevention: Includes HEDIS(R) measures of how often preventive services

are provided (e.g. childhood and adolescent immunizations, women's

reproductive health, and cancer screenings), as well as measures of

children and adolescents access to primary and preventive visits.

Treatment: Includes HEDIS measures of how well health plans take care of

people who have health problems, such as asthma, diabetes, heart disease,

hypertension, osteoporosis, alcohol and drug dependence, mental illness

and whether physicians advised smokers to quit.

Dr. Robert Mirsky, VP/Chief Medical Officer, says, "These quality scores translate to tangible improvements in our members'
'/>"/>

SOURCE Gateway Health Plan
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Marijuana gateway theory strengthened by study of twins
2. Newly Identified Strains Of Chlamydia Trachomatis – A Gateway To New Disease
3. Gateway Gene Discovered for Brain Cancer
4. Poor health care in Russia maybe causing Decline in its Population
5. Startling Expose – Physicians Often Have No Regular Source Of Health Car
6. Debate Rages over firing of HIV infected health care workers
7. Want a Healthy brew? Have some Tea!
8. Patient’s perception of health status helps in better recover
9. Antioxidants protect health tissue in people undergoing radiation therapy.
10. Sexual abuse affect health for a lifetime
11. Smoking a greater risk than HIV? Yes say health experts!!!!
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/22/2014)... new study published in Nature Communications , ... first time a large-scale study of the significance ... levels in the bloodstream. The results of the ... factors for protein levels, a discovery which greatly ... identify disease. , Biomarkers used for diagnosing ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... The world’s largest, most active billionaire/ ... two millionth member, and it has since greatly exceeded ... a dating website for the rich looking for attractive ... website caters like-minded people who are admirers, millionaires and ... rich , this is the place where rich people ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... On October 10, 2014, Dr. ... present an in-depth workshop on mindfulness and biofeedback ... the one-day workshop, participants will learn how to ... practice. , According to Dr. Khazan, "Biofeedback is ... control their physiological responses. However, extensive research shows ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... 22, 2014 Top10BestSEOHosting.com has recently ... JustHost ( http://www.justhost.com/track/seohosts ) is one of the ... to buy high-quality SEO hosting products. , ... criteria, including equipment and technology, product availability and ... warranties and so forth. , “We believe ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... Dealing with a drug or alcohol addiction is ... a child. Adolescent substance abuse has been an important issue ... a new helpline is now providing a valuable resource for ... something like a teen drug addiction . , ... a positive impact in the community. By calling (513) 318-1603, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Genetics and lifestyle have a strong impact on biomarkers for inflammation and cancer 2Health News:Rich Men & Women Dating Site Billionairefish.com Exceeds Two Million Members 2Health News:Rich Men & Women Dating Site Billionairefish.com Exceeds Two Million Members 3Health News:Mindfulness Expert and Author Dr. Inna Khazan to Present One-day Workshop In Montreal on Integrating Mindfulness Based Skills Into a Biofeedback Practice 2Health News:Mindfulness Expert and Author Dr. Inna Khazan to Present One-day Workshop In Montreal on Integrating Mindfulness Based Skills Into a Biofeedback Practice 3Health News:Cincinnati’s New Troubled Teen Helpline is Making a Difference in the Community 2
... Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital (RBWH), Sydney struggles with ... in three wards were found with a bacterium ... skin. ,To prevent the spread, 12 patients ... cent burns) were shifted to Sydney hospital and some ...
... medical colleges in West Bengal continued to be paralysed ... stir against the Centre's decision to introduce OBC quota ... interns, housestaff and post graduate trainees in nine medical ... dental colleges boycotted classes as well as out patient ...
... drugs, used by patients with enlarged hearts// (dilated ... Scientists with the Multicenter defibrillators in Nonischemic ... sudden cardiac deaths with cardiomyopathy due to a ... these about, 229 patients were randomly selected to ...
... A study conducted by Cancer Research UK says 'Teens who tried ... never tried it to take up smoking' //.Again after 3 years ... Research UK said anti-smoking campaigns should focus on preventing children trying ... found around 14% of 11-year olds and 62% of 15-year olds ...
... Ahmedabad-based Dishman Pharmaceuticals and Chemicals Ltd today said ... US-based Solutia Inc for 74.5 million dollars. // ... for purchasing 100 per cent stake in CarboGen ... in a statement., ,The acquisition includes other ...
... Ranbaxy Laboratories Limited today said the World Health Organistion ... (ARV) products in its pre-qualification list. // ... Efavirenz 200mg capsules, Stavudine 30mg capsules, Stavudine 40mg capsules, ... a significant development. We strongly feel that Generic ARVs ...
Cached Medicine News:
(Date:8/21/2014)...  Vermillion, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRML ), a ... health, has appointed Holly B. Bauzon as ... Ms. Bauzon has a proven track record in both ... services companies. She has more than 20 years of ... held the position of Director, Lab Services Sales and ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... 21, 2014  Publicis Groupe customer engagement agency ... Partner and Healthcare Industry Group Leader, has been featured ... the most inspiring people in the life-sciences industry. Those ... and development, marketing, technology, creativity, strategy and medicine. ... a partner in its leading Rosetta Consulting practice. In ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... , Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- ... Equipment, Inc. for the third straight year, No. ... 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation,s fastest-growing ... look at the most important segment of the ... Timberland, Dell, Domino,s Pizza, LinkedIn, Zillow, and many ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Vermillion Appoints Holly B. Bauzon as VP of Sales and Managed Markets 2Shannon Hartley Shines in PharmaVOICE 100 2Carolina's HME Named for Third Straight Year to Inc. Magazine's List of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies--the Inc. 5000 2Carolina's HME Named for Third Straight Year to Inc. Magazine's List of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies--the Inc. 5000 3
... , ZURICH, Aug. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Nycomed ... four phase III trials have been published in the prestigious peer-reviewed medical ... a phosphodiesterase 4 (PDE4) inhibitor, improved lung function and reduced exacerbations in ... COPD is an under-diagnosed progressive lung disease that may lead to ...
... , , ... WaveSense blood glucose meters, announced today their continued commitment to ... blood glucose meter (BGM) accuracy for all patients. WaveSense BGM,s ... world class accuracy. They detect and correct for errors caused ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Four Studies Published in The Lancet Show roflumilast (Daxas(R)), a New Oral Approach to COPD, Improves Lung Function and Reduces Exacerbations 2Four Studies Published in The Lancet Show roflumilast (Daxas(R)), a New Oral Approach to COPD, Improves Lung Function and Reduces Exacerbations 3Four Studies Published in The Lancet Show roflumilast (Daxas(R)), a New Oral Approach to COPD, Improves Lung Function and Reduces Exacerbations 4Four Studies Published in The Lancet Show roflumilast (Daxas(R)), a New Oral Approach to COPD, Improves Lung Function and Reduces Exacerbations 5Four Studies Published in The Lancet Show roflumilast (Daxas(R)), a New Oral Approach to COPD, Improves Lung Function and Reduces Exacerbations 6Four Studies Published in The Lancet Show roflumilast (Daxas(R)), a New Oral Approach to COPD, Improves Lung Function and Reduces Exacerbations 7Four Studies Published in The Lancet Show roflumilast (Daxas(R)), a New Oral Approach to COPD, Improves Lung Function and Reduces Exacerbations 8Four Studies Published in The Lancet Show roflumilast (Daxas(R)), a New Oral Approach to COPD, Improves Lung Function and Reduces Exacerbations 9WaveSense Diabetes Products Safe from Maltose Inaccuracy Risks 2WaveSense Diabetes Products Safe from Maltose Inaccuracy Risks 3
Operate with confidence. Autosuture is advancing the sate of both open and minimally invasive surgery by providing surgical tools that feel right, function right, and facilitate the right outcome eve...
... special order products are offered as 1-piece ... lengths. The modular instruments may be customized ... such as ratchets, insulation and flush ports. ... stock. Customer specifications may affect delivery times. ...
... Many special order products are offered as ... long lengths. The modular instruments may be ... options such as ratchets, insulation and flush ... Mediflex stock. Customer specifications may affect delivery ...
... widest offering of single-use instruments on the market., ... lengths for Bariatric Surgery. , Dual action ... covers the pivot points to reduce the chance ... universal cord, which eliminates gapping at connection and ...
Medicine Products: