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AmeriHealth Caritas Overview

Philadelphia, PA
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
Insurance
$5 to $10 billion (USD) per year
AmeriHealth Caritas is the nation's leader in providing comprehensive health care solutions for those in most need and the chronically ill. With more than 30 years of experience managing care for individuals and families in publicly-funded programs, we have ... Read more

Mission: Our mission is to help people get care, stay well and build healthy communities. Our goal is to provide responsible managed care solutions, including Medicaid, Medicare, and CHIP - plus behavioral health, pharmacy benefits management and third-party management and administrative ... Read more

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    Press release - AmeriHealth Caritas District of Columbia

    AmeriHealth Caritas announced a new workforce readiness initiative today, Pathways to Work. This 12-week program is designed to provide foundational job readiness skills and increase economic opportunity for residents in all corners of the District of Columbia.

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    PerformRx? Residency Program Reaccredited by ASHP

    PHILADELPHIA--PerformRx, a next-generation, full-service pharmacy benefit manager (PBM) with industry-leading clinical programs, and part of the AmeriHealth Caritas Family of Companies, announced today that the ASHP (American Society of Health-System Pharmacists) Commission on Credentialing has granted it full reaccreditation for the postgraduate year one (PGY1) managed care pharmacy residency program.

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AmeriHealth Caritas – Why Work For Us?


Our Company

Leaders in health care solutions for those most in need

AmeriHealth Caritas is the nation's leader in providing comprehensive health care solutions for those in most need and the chronically ill. We impact the lives of more than 6.6 million members nationwide. With more than 30 years of experience managing care for individuals and families in publicly-funded programs, we have become known for developing innovative solutions that help improve health outcomes while reducing costs.


Our mission, our goal

Our mission is to help people get care, stay well and build healthy communities. Our goal is to provide responsible managed care solutions, including Medicaid, Medicare, and CHIP - plus behavioral health, pharmacy benefits management and third-party management and administrative services.


Backed by the Blues

With the backing of two of the largest and most well-respected Blues insurers, Independence Blue Cross and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, we have the resources to tackle the biggest health care challenges.


Lasting results through collaborative approach

Our strength lies in our collaborative approach: we work closely with our partners and health care systems to build accessible, flexible health care solutions that offer lasting results for members across the nation.

Through outreach and grassroots advocacy, we develop a firm understanding of the unique health care needs of each community we serve. This allows us to customize our programs to best improve the health of those who call the community home.

At every step of the way, we make it a point to keep care at the heart of our work - just as we have for the past three decades.

As health care evolves, we will continue to ensure the greatest level of care at maximum value for members, providers and governments.

Our health care organization's mission and vision

Our Mission

To help people get care, stay well and build healthy communities. We have special concern for those who are poor.

Our Vision

AmeriHealth Caritas is a different kind of mission-driven health care organization. We have been dedicated to helping those most in need for more than 30 years. Wherever our members live, we reach them in ways they understand - with outcomes-driven care that enhances their quality of life.

Our goal is to develop strategic partnerships and build accessible, flexible health systems across the nation. Moving forward as health care evolves we will continue to ensure the greatest level of care at maximum value for members, providers, and governments.

The AmeriHealth Caritas Family of Companies

Medicaid Managed Care (MCO)

As a leader in managed care services, AmeriHealth Caritas provides responsible managed care solutions for populations most in need. These include Medicaid, Medicare and CHIP—plus pharmacy benefits management, behavioral health and and third-party and administrative services. Working together with states, health plans and advocates, we can work toward healthier communities and reduce costs.

  • AmeriHealth Caritas District of Columbia
  • AmeriHealth Caritas Iowa
  • AmeriHealth Caritas Louisiana
  • AmeriHealth Caritas Northeast
  • AmeriHealth Caritas Pennsylvania
  • Arbor Health Plan
  • Keystone First
  • Select Health of South Carolina - First Choice

Medicare Advantage HMO Special Needs Plans (SNP)

Through our distinctive Medicare Advantage HMO Special Needs Plans (SNP) for dual-eligible beneficiaries, AmeriHealth Caritas has developed proven, established care management, preventive services and other programs that effectively coordinate care for the aged, blind and disabled. We also provide supplemental benefits to original Medicare services.

  • AmeriHealth VIP Care
  • Keystone VIP Choice
  • First Choice VIP Care Plus

Behavioral Health Managed Care

PerformCare® is a full-service behavioral health managed care company supporting millions of members in the public and private sectors. Our mission is to provide the highest quality behavioral health solutions to our members, their families and our community.

  • PerformCare

Pharmacy Benefits Management (BPM)

PerformRx provides innovative, cost-effective pharmacy benefit management services for Medicaid, Medicare and commercial health plans. Through a distinctive high-touch approach, we partner with health plans to improve patient outcomes and financial performance.

  • PerformRx

Care Management

At AmeriHealth Caritas, we work to address care gaps and foster health equity with a proven Integrated Care Management (ICM) model. This model incorporates a member-based decision support system that drives both communication and care-plan development through a multidisciplinary management approach.

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AmeriHealth Caritas College Internship Program

College students: We're looking for the next generation of health care leaders.

AmeriHealth Caritas Family of Companies offers paid summer internships to students enrolled in undergraduate or graduate degree programs.

As an AmeriHealth Caritas intern, you will learn about the health care industry, our Medicaid and Medicare plans, pharmacy benefits management and behavioral health care — and how we are working to improve access to health care for all Americans. You will also join us in building healthy communities through active service projects that support our mission.

We've Got Heart. Do You?

At AmeriHealth Caritas, care is the heart of our work. The student internship program supports our role as national leaders in caring for the poor and chronically ill.

AmeriHealth Caritas offers internships across business units at sites throughout the country, but most positions are at our corporate headquarters in Philadelphia. We have roles available in health care administration; public health; business; information technology; marketing; communications and more.


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We’re on a mission. Join us.

Your career starts now.

We’re looking for the next generation of health care leaders.

At AmeriHealth Caritas, we’re passionate about helping people get care, stay well and build healthy communities. As one of the nation's leaders in health care solutions, we offer our associates the opportunity to impact the lives of millions of people through our national footprint of products, services and award-winning programs. AmeriHealth Caritas is seeking talented, passionate individuals to join our team. Together we can build healthier communities. If you want to make a difference, we’d like to hear from you.

Headquartered in Philadelphia, AmeriHealth Caritas is a mission-driven organization with more than 30 years of experience. We deliver comprehensive, outcomes-driven care to those who need it most. We offer integrated managed care products, pharmaceutical benefit management and specialty pharmacy services, behavioral health services, and other administrative services. Discover more about us at www.amerihealthcaritas.com.
 

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    Family oriented environment. They truly stick to mission statement, management is fair and inclusive. Benefits are competitive and I enjoy the education benefit.

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    Wish there was a better way things were communicated between departments

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    I applied online. The process took a week. I interviewed at AmeriHealth Caritas (Jacksonville, FL) in February 2017.

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    Applied for the position online last Wednesday HR emailed me to call her where we set up the face to face interview for that Monday. Interview today with 1 supervisor took about 20min interview went well askd 3 behavior questions (tell me abt a time) an asks reasons i left my past employment, 1 hour after i left interview hr contact me via email to speak with them about the interview , they offered me the position I accepted , adv that next step is background check and drug test via a 3rd party company, *they verify last 3 employers , education, etc*

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AmeriHealth Caritas Awards & Accolades

  • Select Health Named 2016 Best Place To Work, S.C. Chamber of Commerce, 2016
  • Multicultural Health Care Excellence, National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA), 2015

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