BRONX, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Affinity Health Plan, a Bronx-based health plan with one of the largest provider networks in the Greater New York Region, formally celebrated its 30th anniversary on Wednesday, May 4, 2016, at the Marina del Ray, in Throgs Neck.
Affinity’s two former CEO’s and current CEO were present to celebrate with more than 400 staff. Founder and former CEO for more than 25 years, Maura Bluestone, was honored for her lifetime contribution to managed health care by current President and CEO, Glenn A. MacFarlane and former CEO, Bert Scott.
A festive evening of music and warm camaraderie commemorated the milestone. Affinity Health Plan was founded as the Bronx Health Plan in 1986. Since that time, Affinity has expanded and now offers coverage to members in the five boroughs as well as Nassau, Suffolk, Westchester, Rockland and Orange counties.
About Affinity Health Plan
Founded in 1986, Affinity is an independent, not-for-profit organization driven by the mission to help its members, their families and their communities lead healthier lives. Over the past 30 years, Affinity has built one of the area’s largest physician networks, which includes 30,000 providers and more than 85 of the top hospitals in the Greater New York region. Affinity offers a variety of programs under Medicare, Medicaid, Child Health Plus, Essential Plan and Qualified Health Plans on the New York State of Health Marketplace for members in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, Staten Island, as well as Nassau, Suffolk, Westchester, Rockland and Orange counties. For more information, visit AffinityPlan.org, or follow Affinity on Twitter and Facebook.