Skip to main content
Enter search terms below…

Member News

CDPHP Hits High Quality Homerun in NCQA Ratings



CDPHP hits a high quality homerun in recent NCQA Health Insurance Plan Ratings. The health plan is rated among the top plans New York state, as well as the nation, in the areas of consumer experience, prevention, and treatment, and is the only Medicaid plan in New York state rated 4.5 out of 5.

“At CDPHP, high-quality care and superior customer service are a way of life. We don’t know how to do it any other way,” said John D. Bennett, MD, president and CEO, CDPHP. “These ratings are direct reflection of a daily commitment to our members and serve as an important tool for consumers shopping for health care coverage this fall,” added Bennett.

NCQA rates plans on a scale of 1 to 5, where 5 is the highest score and 1 is the lowest. Plans were scored on consumer experience, prevention, and treatment, as well as NCQA accreditation.

Below is a breakdown of how all CDPHP plans are rated for 2018-2019:

  • Capital District Physicians’ Health Plan, Inc. – Medicaid (HMO) – 4.5 out of 5

  • Capital District Physicians’ Health Plan, Inc. – Medicare (HMO) – 4.5 out of 5

  • Capital District Physicians’ Health Plan, Inc. – Commercial (HMO) – 4.5 out of 5

  • CDPHP Universal Benefits, Inc. – Commercial (PPO) – 4.5 out of 5

  • Capital District Physicians’ Healthcare Network – Self-Funded (PPO) – 4.5 out of 5

  • Capital District Physicians’ Healthcare Network Commercial (HMO/POS) – 4.5 out of 5

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 website (www.ncqa.org) contains information to help consumers, employers, and others make more informed health care choices.

Amsterdam, NY – October 20, 2021 – Hill & Markes, a family-owned wholesale distributor, has launched a new podcast. Since1906 (hillnmakes.com/Since1906), is about distribution powerhouse Hill & Markes and how their mission is more than moving product of a shelf - it’s a commitment to safety and well-being. Since1906 is about how every…
ALBANY, NEW YORK – The Albany FireWolves, of the National Lacrosse League (NLL), announced the introduction of the Junior FireWolves Winter Box Program in September. The co-ed program is an instructional platform developed by the FireWolves organization and consists of practices, scrimmages and tournaments all led by USBOXLA and FireWolves…
(West Sand Lake, NY, 10/19/2021) – With just days before their first practice, a handful of local sled hockey players with disabilities still needed volunteers to skate with them and push their sled so they can play. A sled hockey pusher is the unsung hero of the team, assisting any player who cannot propel himself due to mobility disabilities.…
Nov
10
Maximize your Chamber investment by discovering all of the advantages of membership, for you AND your employees. Learn about exclusive perks and services…
Details: Check-in and Breakfast begin at 8:30 a.m.; Benefits Presentation from 9:00 a.m. -10:00 a.m.
Dec
09
Holiday NetworkingPlus is a festive event designed to expand your connections and generate new leads. You will have the opportunity to deliver a promotion…
Details: Check-in and Lunch from 11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.; Networking from 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.