McLaren Health Plan
Our History and Mission

Our Mission & Vision

Our Mission is to enhance our members' health status in the communities we serve by promoting: 
  • Preventive care and well-being
  • Access to quality health services
  • Strong relationships with our members, providers, and employers
Our Vision is to be the premier health plan committed to providing: 
  • The best value for the members we serve
  • The utmost respect and personal attention to our members, providers, and employees
  • The highest standard of quality, service, and care

Our History

McLaren Health Care is a fully integrated health network, committed to quality, evidence-based patient care and cost efficiency. The McLaren system includes eight hospitals ambulatory surgery centers, imaging centers, freestanding dialysis centers, a regional network of cancer centers and providers, an employed primary care physician network, assisted living facilities, commercial and Medicaid HMOs, home health care and hospice, durable medical equipment and a wholly-owned medical malpractice insurance company. McLaren has 13,000 employees and more than 7,000 network physicians.

The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) has awarded McLaren Health Plan's Medicaid HMO and Commercial-HMO/POS Combined products, an accreditation status of Commendable for service and clinical quality that meet NCQA's rigorous requirements for consumer protection and quality improvement.

McLaren Health Plan has been awarded several Pinnacle Awards for Best Practices from the Michigan Association of Health Plans (MAHP) in a variety of categories:

  • 2012 - Taking it Off weight management program (commercial business)
  • 2011 - MedCheck (commercial business)
  • 2010 - Early Care Health Families
  • 2008 - You've Got a Nurse (commercial business)
  • 2007 - Chronic Disease Care
  • 2006 - Community Outreach to Prevent Lead Poisoning ("Not in My Back Yard")
  • 2005 - Disease Management for Well Children Population
  • 2004 - ABAD (Assistance for the Blind and Disabled) Let's Connect
  • 2003 - PCP Case Management