Association for Health Centre Affiliated Health Plans (AHCAHP) was found in the year 2001. Soon thereafter, the AHCAHP Board met in Portland, Oregon to build up a vital arrangement to manage the work of the relationship throughout the following two years. AHCAHP's vision, as created amid that meeting, was to enhance the wellbeing of restoratively underserved populaces through the improvement, survival, advancement and development of CHC-partnered wellbeing arranges. It used data innovation (IT) frameworks to enhance preventive care, The new IT study was a cooperation of the Alliance of Community Health Plans (ACHP) and the Association for Health Centre Affiliated Health Plans (AHCAHP). It reviewed twelve AHCAHP arranges, which are claimed or partnered with group wellbeing focuses and serve essentially Medicaid and SCHIP customers. In October 2003, the Board consented to grow full participation to similarly invested, group subsidiary wellbeing arranges that served a larger part of individuals from open protection programs and had the same standpoint as the current AHCAHP arranges. The name change to the Association for Community Affiliated Plans (ACAP) mirrored the new mission and participation. Another overview of group wellbeing focus associated wellbeing arranges serving Medicaid and SCHIP populaces indicates how these arrangements use data innovation (IT) frameworks to enhance preventive consideration. The late Institute of Medicine (IOM) report "Intersection the Quality Chasm: A New Health System for the 21st Century" reasoned that IT must assume a focal part in the update of the social insurance framework if considerable upgrades in human services quality are to be accomplished amid the coming decade. Somewhat in light of the IOM report, the U.S. Communities for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) subsidized a progression of appraisals, including this one, intended to depict the degree to which wellbeing arranges use IT frameworks to advance or enhance preventive social insurance administrations. Presently in its fourth year, AHCAHP as of now speaks to 20 Medicaid and SCHIP centered wellbeing arranges which by and large record for more than 1.5 million recipients, more than 25% of the considerable number of recipients in Medicaid and SCHIP centered wellbeing arranges broadly. The AHCAHP mission and object is to enhance the wellbeing of therapeutically underserved populaces through the advancement, survival, advancement and development of group wellbeing focus partnered wellbeing arranges.
The members are characterized by a commitment to quality and to the communities they serve, and have stronger relationships between the plans and providers than is the case in many other health plans or insurers. None of the members are investor-owned. ACHP’s mission is to promote the highest standards of health care quality and health improvement through collaborative learning, innovation and advocacy. ACHP and its members seek to transform health care so that it is safe, effective, patient-centered, timely, efficient and equitable.Read More»