Founding members include the Minnesota Medical Association, The Minnesota Hospital Association and seven non-profit Minnesota health plans: Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota/Blue Plus, First Plan of Minnesota, HealthPartners, Medica, Metropolitan Health Plan, PreferredOne and UCare Minnesota. The medical association, participating medical groups, consumers, businesses and health plans are all represented on the organization’s board of directors. Data is supplied by participating health plans, along with PrimeWest Health System and South Country Health Alliance.
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota is Minnesota’s first health plan and it is the largest health plan based in Minnesota. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota is an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association, headquartered in Chicago.
Founded in 1957, HealthPartners is the largest consumer governed non-profit health care organization in the nation and is committed to improving the health of its members, patients and the community.
Medica is a 1.3 million-member health insurance company headquartered in Minneapolis. The non-profit company provides health care coverage for employers, individuals and Medicaid and Medicare members in Minnesota and adjacent counties in Wisconsin, North Dakota and South Dakota.
Metropolitan Health Plan is a not-for-profit, state-certified Health Maintenance Organization established by Hennepin County in 1983. MHP serves Medicare Advantage members and Minnesota Health Care Programs enrollees living in selected Minnesota counties.
The MMA, representing more than 10,000 physicians, residents, and medical students, works to promote excellence in health care, ensure a healthy practice environment, and preserve the professionalism of medicine through advocacy, education, information, and leadership.
Minnesota Hospital Association is a respected leader in health-care policy and advocacy representing 148 hospitals. They work to develop, promote and implement progressive health policy in the state and nation that benefit hospital employees, patients and communities.
PreferredOne is a health benefits administration company located in Golden Valley, Minnesota, offering TPA, HMO, PPO, Health Savings Account and Individual products and services through a variety of provider networks.
PrimeWest is a County Based Purchasing health plan serving low-income Medicaid and Medicare residents in 10 rural Minnesota counties. PrimeWest integrates publicly funded health and social services with private health care services to provide its 10,000 members with high-quality, coordinated health coverage.
SCHA is a County Based Purchasing (CBP) organization, operated by a group of 14 counties that purchases health care services for certain residents enrolled in Medical Assistance, General Assistance Medical Care, MinnesotaCare and Medicare products. CBP presents an enhanced alternative to the fee-for-service state-purchased and operated public programs and to the Prepaid Medical Assistance Program.
UCare Minnesota, a nonprofit health plan, provides more than 120,000 Minnesotans with comprehensive health coverage and innovative services. UCare is committed to community partnerships that support and improve the health and wellness of its members.
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