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2014-08-28 08:27:49

ST. LOUIS, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) announced today that its wholly-owned Missouri subsidiary, Home State Health, has earned Medicaid and Marketplace HMO accreditation by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). NCQA is a private, not-for-profit organization with a strong record of over 20 years as a leading accreditor of health plans. NCQA Accreditation is a nationally recognized evaluation that regulators and consumers use to assess...

2014-08-18 08:28:59

WOONSOCKET, R.I., Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS) announced today that its Accordant Health Services division has received full NCQA Patient and Practitioner Oriented Disease Management (DM) accreditation for programs to support: Epilepsy (Seizures), Rheumatoid Arthritis, Multiple Sclerosis, Crohn's Disease, Ulcerative Colitis, Parkinson's Disease, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE or Lupus), Myasthenia Gravis, Sickle Cell Disease, Cystic Fibrosis, Hemophilia,...

2014-08-12 23:04:05

Accreditation demonstrates Nurtur as a best-in-class provider of Disease Management programs that meet the nation’s highest standards for value and quality. Farmington, CT (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 Nurtur, the health and wellness company serving employers, health plans and government programs, announced today that it has proudly received its renewed three-year Patient and Practitioner Oriented Accreditation from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) for its coronary artery...

2014-08-06 23:06:50

Special Poster Session at the American Psychological Association Annual Meeting This Week Presents New Analysis Supporting Measure for Mental Well-Being Rockville, MD (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 A new tool that allows healthcare providers to quickly screen for multiple mood and anxiety disorders—including depression, anxiety, PTSD and bipolar—is paving the way for increased behavioral health integration between psychologists and primary care providers. M3 Clinician is a...

2014-07-30 23:16:48

Model of care can aid in faster access to doctors, better outcomes, and higher satisfaction. Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 Saint Luke’s Medical Group’s 11 primary care practices have recently been awarded the Patient-Centered Medical Home 2011 Level 3 Recognition—the highest level bestowed by the National Committee for Quality Assurance. Only one out of four physicians' groups nationwide has achieved NCQA Level I, Level 2, or Level 3 recognition. Patients of primary care...

2014-07-30 12:30:42

PORTLAND, Ore., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lane County residents will have a new health care option that combines top-quality care with award-winning health coverage. Kaiser Permanente Northwest announced today that it plans to open a medical office in Eugene by late 2015. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130718/SF49717LOGO "For more than 65 years Kaiser Permanente has focused on keeping the people of the Northwest healthy," said Kaiser Permanente Northwest Regional...

2014-07-11 12:24:40

WESTMONT, Ill., July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IlliniCare Health, a subsidiary of Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC), has earned NCQA accreditation for both its Medicaid and Exchange HMO plans. The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) has awarded accreditation to IlliniCare Health for service and clinical quality that meet or exceed NCQA's rigorous requirements for consumer protection and quality improvement. To receive the seal of approval the health plan is measured on...

2014-06-19 23:13:05

Certification status is presented to health care organizations that meet NCQA's standards in providing high-quality services to their members. Boston, MA (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 DentaQuest, a national leader in improving oral health, received Certification status in Credentialing and Recredentialing by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA), an independent, not-for-profit organization dedicated to assessing and reporting on the quality of healthcare. This certification...

2014-06-18 08:29:20

ST. LOUIS, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) has announced that its wholly owned Kansas subsidiary, Sunflower Health Plan, has received Accreditation from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). NCQA Health Plan Accreditation evaluates how well a health plan manages all parts of its delivery system - physicians, hospitals, other providers and administrative services - in order to continuously improve the quality of care and services provided to...

2014-06-18 08:28:40

Coveted three-year accreditation status recognizes excellence in case management TAMPA, Fla., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Health Integrated, Inc., a recognized innovator in care management strategies with special expertise in managing vulnerable, fragile and at-risk individuals, has received Case Management Accreditation from NCQA for its Case Management programs. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130710/FL44541LOGO "We are honored to be one of just five organizations...


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