Awards and Milestones

National, State and Local Recognition

  • URAC Silver Quality Award: Patient Protection and Empowerment, Health Information/Decision Support
  • The Bronze Bow Tie Robert M. Pestronk Award for Excellence in Public Health in Genesee County
  • Michigan Association of Health Plans Pinnacle Award: Excellence in Community Collaboration
  • Flint Area AFL CIO Labor Council Community Partnership Award
  • Universal Kidney Foundation Unsung Hero Award
  • 2015 Commit2Fit Fall 4 Fitness Challenge 1st Place Small Business Division Award
  • 2015 American Advertising Award Winner for Flu IQ Campaign
  • Flint and Genesee Chamber of Commerce: 2015 Business Award Recipient

Historical Milestones

  • 2003-2004: Early development foundation grants; U of M Flint Partnership-primary care capacity
  • 2005-2007: $1.7 million in expansion grants
  • 2006: Genesee annual property tax millage passes
  • 2007-2014: $500,000 annual mental health grant begins from Genesee Health System
  • 2008: GHP Becomes Triple Aim site
  • 2010: URAC Best Practices Award – first ever national award for plan covering uninsured
  • 2012-2014: Genesee property tax millage renewed through 2019; Plan A ends; Healthy Michigan Expansion begins
  • 2015: Pinnacle Award Recipient for Best Business Practices awarded by Michigan Association of Health Plans
    • Founding President and CEO, Linda Hamacher, retires. Jim Milanowski named new President and CEO

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