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05.07.2019 - West Virginia University Health Systems and The Health Plan Integrated Partnership

The West Virginia University Health System (operating under the brand WVU Medicine) and The Health Plan, a managed care organization headquartered in Wheeling and operating throughout West Virginia, announced today their intent to come together to form a fully integrated healthcare delivery and financing system for the people of West Virginia. Read More...

03.18.2019 - The Health Plan of West Virginia, Inc. Engages Kentmere Healthcare Consulting Corporation for Outpatient Laboratory Benefit Management

The Health Plan of West Virginia, Inc., has brought in Kentmere Healthcare Consulting Corporation of Wilmington, Del. to increase quality and services of outpatient laboratory testing for physicians and members while drecreasing the cost of testing. The Health Plan serves approximately 183,000 members, primarily in West Virginia and Ohio. Read more...

05.07.2018 - Speaker to showcase medical innovation, technology at upcoming Healthcare Symposium

Dr. Daniel Kraft, known as one of the nation's leading experts in biomedical research and health-care innovation, will be sharing his observations and predictions at The Health Plan's Healthcare Symposium, planned for May 22, 23 at Oglebay Resort & Conference Center in Wheeling.

04.30.2018 - The Health Plan Named Five-Diamond Employer by WV Chamber of Commerce

The Health Plan (THP), a West Virginia based health maintenance organization headquartered in Wheeling, was recognized as a Five-Diamond Employer by the West Virginia Chamber of Commerce. This honor is awarded to West Virginia-based companies that exhibit an outstanding commitment to employee development, community service and employee empowerment. Read more

04.22.2018 - Emmy-nominated host of 'The Doctors' to present at Healthcare Symposium in May

Dr. Travis Stork, the Emmy-nominated host of the award-winning TV talk show "The Doctors" will kick off The Health Plan's Healthcare Symposium planned for May 22, 23 at Oglebay Resort & Conference Center in Wheeling.

04.16.2018 - Healthcare Benefits legal expert to present at Healthcare Symposium in May

Veteran attorney Ashley Gillihan is one of four presenters who will participate in The Health Plan's Healthcare Symposium planned for May 22, 23 at Oglebay Resort and Conference Center in Wheeling.

04.12.2018 - The Health Plan Announces Several Staffing Enhancements

The Health Plan's Medical Management Team is pleased to announce several staffing enhancements. New Medical Management positions and promotions have been announced in an effort to continue offering clinical excellence within the industry, reinforcing The Health Plan's focus on the quality of care delivered by our providers and received by our members. Read more

04.09.2018 - The Health Plan to hold Healthcare Symposium in May, Renowned experts including former Gov. Mike Huckabee to present

The constantly changing health-care industry in America is one of the main reasons why The Health Plan is planning its first-ever Healthcare Symposium in May.

03.28.2018 - Restructuring Continues at The Health Plan

The Health Plan is continuing to restructure the Provider Networks Services area to maximize a positive member and provider experience. Jim Pennington, President & CEO of The Health Plan, announced that Barbara Good will be our new Charleston Regional Manager of Provider Engagement. Read More

03.06.2018 - THP's Provider Network Services is Growing

As part of The Health Plan's 2020 Vision of engaging our healthcare facilities and providers, we've announced the appointment of three employees who will be instrumental in realizing this vision. In their new roles, Karen Anderson, Director of Network Support Services Read more, Roxanne Loughery, Director of Provider Training and Education Read more, and Valerie Ogilbee, is appointed as The Health Plan's Director of Provider Engagement & Quality Initiatives Read More, will maximize positive member and provider experiences.

10.09.2017 - Paramount Health Care Acquires Worker's Comp Divisions of a West Virginia Insurance Company

Paramount Health Care, a member of ProMedica, has acquired The Health Plan's Managed Workers' Compensation Program and THP's Workers' Compensation TPA service lines. Read more

9.07.2017 - The Health Plan Offers New Opportunities for West Liberty Students Through Donation

The Health Plan announced today that it will donate an Epson 9900 banner printer, along with supplies, to the College of Arts and Communication at West Liberty University. The printer will be utilized by the university's Visual Communication Design students to enrich their program experience. Read more

2.27.2017 - The Health Plan Receives American Heart Association Recognition

The Health Plan has been recognized as the first place fundraising company for the 2016 Ohio Valley Heart Walk. Valerie Piko, American Heart Association division director, presented the award Monday morning. The Health Plan raised $11,328 for the walk, the American Heart Association’s premier fundraising event.  Read more

2.13.2017 - Final Steel Beam Laid at The Health Plan's Future Headquarters

The landscape of downtown Wheeling has a new addition, as the steel frame of The Health Plan’s future headquarters has reached its final height. Read more

10.26.2016 - The Health Plan to Move 70 Employees to Wheeling Ahead of Schedule

Some employees of The Health Plan will be moving to Wheeling sooner than expected. As construction continues at its future headquarters on Main Street in downtown Wheeling, 70 employees will be relocating to the city on January 1, 2017. Read more

10.12.2016 - The Health Plan Launches CoreFit90, Partnership with The Ryan Ferns Healthplex

Three times a week, 20 employees of The Health Plan are waking up a little earlier, lacing up their tennis shoes, and heading to a 6 a.m. fitness class. The group is the first to take part in CoreFit90, a new total wellness program for THP employees, through a partnership with The Ryan Ferns Healthplex. Read more

10.11.2016 - The Health Plan to Host Charleston Job Fair

Charleston, W.Va – The Health Plan, a not-for-profit community health organization, will hold a job fair for openings in at its Charleston office in the clinical and operations departments. The job fair will be held on Monday, Oct. 24, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Courtyard Charleston - Marriott. Read more

10.11.2016 - The Health Plan to Host Job Fair at Corporate Office

St. Clairsville, Ohio – The Health Plan, a not-for-profit community health organization, will hold a job fair for openings in its clinical and operations departments on Saturday, Oct. 22, from 8 a.m. to noon at it's St. Clairsville office. Read more

5.5.2016 - The Health Plan Breaks Ground at Future Wheeling Corporate Headquarters

Wheeling, W.Va – The Health Plan, a not-for-profit community health organization, has broken ground at the location of its future corporate headquarters in downtown Wheeling, W.Va. The ceremony was held on May 8 at 1125 Market Street, the future location of The Health Plan’s 4-story, 53,000 square foot building. Read more

3.10.2016 - The Health Plan Sponsoring Children’s Asthma Camp

St. Clairsville, Ohio – The Health Plan is once again sponsoring opportunities to send children to Camp Catch Your Breath, a summer camp for children with asthma. Read more

2.24.2016 - The Health Plan Marketing Campaigns Receive Three Awards

Charleston, W.Va – Marketing firm Auge+Gray+Drake has received three awards for its work with The Health Plan’s marketing campaigns. The awards were presented by the West Virginia chapter of the American Advertising Federation at its annual chapter awards on Friday, Feb. 19Read More

2.24.2016 - The Health Plan Adds 40 Employees to Charleston Office 

Charleston, W.Va – The Health Plan (THP), a not-for-profit community health maintenance organization, with offices in Charleston and Morgantown, West Virginia, and St. Clairsville and Massillon, Ohio, today announced it has added 40 new employees to its Charleston office since entering the capital city market during the past year. The company has also recently moved into new office space at the corner of Quarrier and Summers streets in downtown CharlestonRead More

2.11.2016 - The Health Plan Sponsors, Competes in Cast Iron Cook-Off

Charleston, W.Va – Three of The Health Plan’s employees laced up their aprons and joined The Vagabond Kitchen’s Matt Welsch for the Cast Iron Cook-Off Feb. 6. The annual event, which promotes the use of healthy and local ingredients, featured five chefs from around West Virginia who, along with their teams, created three courses that were critiqued by judges. The Health Plan was a sponsor of the event, which was held in Charleston's Marriott Town Center and open to the publicRead More

1.26.2016 - The Health Plan Named as Latest United Benefits Advisors Strategic Partner

St. Clairsville, Ohio – The Health Plan is pleased to join an elite group of service providers as a new Strategic Partner with United Benefit Advisors (UBA), the nation’s leading independent employee benefits advisory organization. Strategic Partners offer vetted and approved products to UBA Partner FirmsRead More

12.2.2015 - Relocation of Corporate Headquarters

Wheeling, W.Va./St. Clairsville, Ohio – The Health Plan, a not-for-profit community health organization, with offices in St. Clairsville and Massillon, Ohio and Charleston and Morgantown, W.Va., today announced it will be moving its corporate headquarters from St. Clairsville, Ohio to downtown Wheeling, W.Va.  Currently, The Health Plan employs over 300 people in its corporate headquarters and a total of 400+ employees in all of its four offices. Read More

11.24.2015 - The Health Plan Receives National Service & Quality Accreditation.

Wheeling, W.Va./St. Clairsville, Ohio – The Health Plan, a community health organization with offices in St. Clairsville and Massillion Ohio and Charleston and Morgantown, W.Va. , today announced it has been awarded an accreditation status of “Commendable” for service and clinical quality by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). NCQA Health Plan Accreditation evaluates the quality of health care that health plans provide to their members. Read More

11.5.2015 The Health Plan Opens a New Office in Fayetteville.

Wheeling, W.Va./St. Clairsville, Ohio – The Health Plan, a community health organization, today announced the opening of a new office in Fayetteville, N.C. The office will be located at 201 Hay Street, on the 3rd floor of the R.C. Williams Building in downtown Fayetteville, and will provide additional coverage for self-funded administrative services to clients in the southeast. Currently, The Health Plan has office locations in Ohio and W.Va. Read More