Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts once again has been named one of the highest-rated health plans in the country, according to the nation’s expert on health plan quality.
The National Committee for Quality Assurance awarded our Commercial HMO/POS plan and our Commercial PPO plan 4.5 out of 5, putting us in the top 10 percent of commercial health plans in the country.
“We are committed to providing our 2.8 million members with quality, affordable health care and are proud that NCQA has recognized our performance once again,” said Blue Cross Blue Shield President & CEO Andrew Dreyfus. “Our rating reflects the work of our dedicated associates and our strong collaboration with physicians and hospitals to ensure that our members receive the care they need.”
Each year NCQA rates approximately 1,400 health plans for their:
- Effectiveness of wellness and prevention efforts, including immunizations and cancer screenings
- Successful management of chronic illness
- Access to high-quality primary and specialty care
- Excellence in member experience
Blue Cross also earned an “Excellent” accreditation rating from NCQA.
Date: September 25, 2018