EmblemHealth Accreditations

EmblemHealth, Inc. through its companies GHI and HIP, is committed to providing members with access to high-quality care. EmblemHealth products are underwritten by Group Health Incorporated, HIP Health Plan of New York and HIP Insurance Company of New York. Both GHI and HIP are accredited by the industry's leading accrediting body, NCQA.

“NCQA is an independent, not-for-profit organization dedicated to assessing and reporting on the quality of managed care plans, managed behavioral healthcare organizations, preferred provider organizations, new health plans, physician organizations, credentials verification organizations, disease management programs and other health-related programs.” Learn More.

See details on GHI's NCQA accreditations.

See details on HIP's NCQA accreditations.

Information on EmblemHealth’s QI program description, including goals and achievements, is available at the Quality Improvement Program page.

Information posted on the EmblemHealth website will help you understand the benefits and services covered in your benefit plan; plan restrictions; how to obtain health care services and medications; how to file a claim for payment (if needed); how submit a complaint; how to appeal an adverse decision; and how EmblemHealth evaluates new technology, your rights and responsibilities, access to physicians, pharmacies, behavioral health practitioners, hospitals, and more. Please see EmblemHealth's Member pages for more information.

The EmblemHealth family of companies includes Group Health Incorporated, HIP Health Plan of New York, HIP Insurance Company of New York, ConnectiCare and EmblemHealth Services Company LLC, and provides access to health plan benefits and services through one or more of these companies.