Meridian Health Plan is a Medicaid health plan contracted with the Michigan Department of Community Health (MDCH) to provide health care services. Meridian Health Plan was formed from the merger of two clinic plans, Central Michigan Health Plan (CMHP) and American Preferred Provider Plan of Michigan (APPPM). CMHP was founded by physicians at the Jackson Northwest Clinic located in Jackson, Michigan in December of 1996.
Meridian Health Plan is the largest Medicaid HMO in the State of Michigan, providing health care to over 285,000 Medicaid enrollees through a contract with the Michigan Department of Community Health (MDCH). MHP is a physician-owned, physician-managed Medicaid health plan. Its corporate headquarters are located in Detroit, Michigan. Currently MHP operates in 66 counties.
MHP has achieved URAC Full Health Plan Accreditation with Health Utilization Management