LONG BEACH, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Molina Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE:MOH) today announced that its plans received ratings from the widely respected National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) as part of the Medicaid Health Insurance Plan Ratings for 2016-2017. The ratings measure Medicaid health plans based on their combined HEDIS®, CAHPS® and NCQA Accreditation standards scores. Molina Healthcare’s health plans in California, Florida, Illinois, Michigan, New Mexico, Ohio, South Carolina, Texas, Utah, Washington and Wisconsin all reported measures and received health plan numerical ratings.
“We are proud that Molina health plans have been consistently accredited and rated by NCQA for quality and performance,” said J. Mario Molina, M.D., president and chief executive officer of Molina Healthcare. “The results of Molina’s health plans in NCQA’s Medicaid Health Insurance Plan Ratings illustrate continued success as we work to deliver the highest quality care to the population we’ve served for the last 36 years.”
This year, Molina Healthcare’s health plans in Michigan and Utah received overall ratings of 4 out of 5 in NCQA’s Medicaid Health Insurance Plan Ratings 2016-2017. In addition, Molina’s health plans in New Mexico, Utah and Washington are the top-rated Medicaid health plans in the state, with an overall rating of 3.5 out of 5 in New Mexico, 4 out of 5 in Utah, and 3.5 out of 5 in Washington. Full ratings may be found at www.ncqa.org.
About Molina Healthcare, Inc.
Molina Healthcare, Inc., a FORTUNE 500 company, provides managed health care services under the Medicaid and Medicare programs and through the state insurance marketplaces. Through our locally operated health plans in 12 states across the nation and in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Molina serves approximately 4.3 million members. Dr. C. David Molina founded our company in 1980 as a provider organization serving low-income families in Southern California. Today, we continue his mission of providing high quality and cost-effective health care to those who need it most. For more information about Molina Healthcare, please visit our website at molinahealthcare.com.
National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) is a private, non-profit organization dedicated to improving health care quality. NCQA accredits and certifies a wide range of health care organizations and recognizes clinicians in key clinical areas. NCQA’s HEDIS® is the most widely used performance measurement tool in health care. NCQA’s Web site (www.ncqa.org) contains information to help consumers, employers and others make more informed health care choices.