By Patrick McCreless, Panama City News Herald
Panama City, Fl (March 3, 2019) — A new doctor-led Medicaid health plan available in Bay County could be particularly helpful for those impacted by Hurricane Michael.
Arlington, Virginia (February 1, 2019) - The following "Excellence in All" story shares some highlights of community service work performed by Lighthouse Health Plan team members and was featured in the staff news blog of Lighthouse Health Plan's partner Evolent Health.
Weeks after the Lighthouse Health Plan implementation team settled into the Pensacola office, Hurricane Michael hit Panama City, FL leaving a path of devastation. Members of the Lighthouse Health plan implementation team sustained damage to their homes and providers were displaced from their offices. As soon as it was safe, two of Evolent's Community Engagement Coordinators traveled to Bay County and volunteered at the Bozeman shelter—serving 200 displaced residents!
Tallahassee, Florida (February 19, 2019) - A new local health care plan is now available for people living in the Florida Panhandle who receive Medicaid.
Lighthouse Health Plan is a community based Medicaid insurance created and run by doctors. It offers a low cost care option for families.
Tallahassee, Florida (February 11, 2019) – To announce its recent launch in Leon County, Lighthouse Health Plan is hosting a ribbon cutting ceremony at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 19, at the Greater Tallahassee Chamber of Commerce – 300 East Park Avenue. Community leaders, physicians and healthcare stakeholders are encouraged to attend to meet the Lighthouse team and learn its mission and plans for the community.
Pensacola, Florida (February 1, 2019) - Today, Lighthouse Health Plan announces its launch as a doctor-led Medicaid health plan based in the Florida Panhandle. By linking providers with the new Lighthouse Health Plan, we create a new, local way of thinking about health care and the role of health plans in our communities.