Medical Associates Health Plans
Medical Associates Health Plans has served the employers and residents of the Tri-State area for over 30 years with fully insured health insurance products and a unique Medicare program. In addition, Medical Associates Health Plans offers administrative services to employers who self-fund their health insurance through its affiliated company, Health Choices.
Medical Associates Health Plans was established in 1982 by Medical Associates Clinic, and was the Tri-State area’s first health maintenance organization. Today, Medical Associates Health Plans provides comprehensive health benefits to over 400 employers and 45,000 members. Our health plans are special and unique in the way we provide the best possible healthcare, the most careful coordination and communication, and the highest level of service to you as plan members and as patients.
In 2011, Medical Associates Health Plans was awarded Excellent Accreditation (a three-year accreditation) —the highest level available by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA)—for the 12th consecutive year. Our health plan scores ranked first among Medicare plans in Iowa, and second among commercial plans. Scores are based upon excellence in health prevention, consumer satisfaction, and clinical treatment. This is great news for you. It affirms that your medical care is in compassionate and expert hands. When you choose Medical Associates Health Plans, you are entrusting your health to expert practitioners who are committed to your wellbeing. We are grateful to all our dedicated physicians, providers, and staff for delivering services that meet or exceed the nation's highest standards in healthcare.