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About MHPA

Founded in 1995, the Medicaid Health Plans of America (MHPA) is the only national association that solely represents the interests of the Medicaid managed care industry.  Through its advocacy and research work, MHPA supports innovative policy solutions that enhance the delivery of comprehensive, cost-effective, and quality health care for Medicaid enrollees. MHPA works on behalf of its 90-member health plans, known as managed care organizations (MCOs), which serve approximately 23 million Medicaid enrollees in 36 states, or about one-third of all Medicaid beneficiaries in states with managed care delivery systems. MHPA’s members include both for-profit and non-profit, national and regional, as well as single-state health plans that compete in the Medicaid market.

2020

July 6, 2020 -

With the New Addition of Molina Healthcare, MHPA Now Represents More Than 100 Medicaid Health Plans Covering Over 25 Million Lives

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June 18, 2020 -

MHPA Launches 'A Look At The Numbers' - A New Educational Campaign on Medicaid Managed Care

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STATEMENT FROM MHPA STAFF 

MHPA Statement on the Death of George Floyd, Discrimination, and Racism in the U.S.

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June 4, 2020 -

MHPA Applauds Congressional Leaders for Bipartisan Letter to HHS on Funding for Medicaid Providers

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June 2, 2020 -

MHPA Joins with Health Care Providers, Patient Advocates, Calls for Additional Medicaid Funding

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May 15, 2020 -

MHPA Applauds the House of Representatives for Prioritizng Medicaid in 'Phase 4' COVID-19 Legislation

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May 11, 2020 -

MHPA Welcomes AlohaCare as Its Newest Member

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March 18, 2020 -

MHPA Applauds Congressional Action on Emergency Legislation Addressing COVID-19

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March 9, 2020 -

MHPA's Official Statement on COVID-19

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February 26, 2020 -

Medicaid Health Plans of America Elects New Board of Directors to Prepare for 2020 and Beyond

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February 12, 2020 -

MHPA Response to President’s FY 2021 Budget Request

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2019

December 17, 2019 -

MHPA Applauds Congressional Action to Fully Repeal Health Insurance Tax

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December 2, 2019 -

Manatt Represents Medicaid Health Plans in 5th Circuit Health Insurance Fee Case

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September 24, 2019 -

Medicaid Health Plans of America Names Craig Kennedy as New CEO

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September 17, 2019 -

2020 deadline approaches as MHPA asks Congress to fully repeal or delay the Health Insurance Tax

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September 16, 2019 -

Medicaid: Innovation at Work Conference Highlights Smart Managed Care Practices

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August 6, 2019 -

Cindy McCain to Speak on Combatting Human Trafficking at 2019 MHPA Annual Conference

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July 25, 2019 -

MHPA Urges Congress to Fully Repeal or Delay the Health Insurance Tax

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June 19, 2019 -

MHPA Announces Actuarial Model Developed to Provide Additional Transparency in Managed Medicaid Rate-Setting

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June 7, 2019 -

MHPA and HT4M Announce Strategic Partnership to Drive Medicaid Innovation

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