Navigation Links
AMERIGROUP to Establish Public Policy Institute
Date:1/12/2009

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., Jan. 12, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AMERIGROUP Corporation (NYSE: AGP) announced today that it has established the AMERIGROUP Public Policy Institute, which will enhance the Company's focus on improving public healthcare programs and initiatives that serve people who are financially vulnerable, who have disabilities or who are elderly and frail.

The Public Policy Institute, which will be a joint venture of AMERIGROUP Corporation and the AMERIGROUP Foundation, will examine a wide range of issues related to Medicaid, Medicare and other government programs that provide healthcare to nearly 100 million Americans. The Institute's goal is to identify, assess and promote innovative solutions that help these Americans live healthier, more independent lives and also help to control the cost of public healthcare programs. To accomplish this, the Institute will be supporting original research, surveys and program development, among other activities.

The Public Policy Institute will be led by AMERIGROUP Corporation Executive Vice President Nancy L. Grden. Since joining AMERIGROUP in 2001, Grden has served in a variety of roles, including the Company's Chief Marketing Officer, and has led its development of new programs, providing her with extensive experience with and knowledge of public-private healthcare partnerships. Grden will be responsible for the operations of the Institute and will continue to oversee the Company's branding and eHealth strategies. She has a master's degree in Business Administration from the University of South Carolina, a master's of Urban and Regional Planning from the University of North Carolina, a bachelor's degree in economics from Bucknell University, and is a graduate of the Stonier Graduate School of Banking at the University of Delaware.
'/>"/>

SOURCE AMERIGROUP Corporation
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. AMERIGROUP to Acquire Memphis Health Plan
2. AMERIGROUP Corporation to Host Investor Day
3. AMERIGROUP Names Mary McCluskey, MD, Chief Medical Officer
4. AMERIGROUP Contracts with Federal Government to Offer Medicare Advantage Health Plans in Seven States
5. AMERIGROUP Corporation to Discuss Third Quarter Earnings on October 25
6. AMERIGROUP to Participate in National Disability Mentoring Day
7. AMERIGROUP Corporation to Present at the 2007 Credit Suisse Healthcare Conference on November 13
8. AMERIGROUP Corporation to Present at the Merrill Lynch Health Services Investor Conference on November 27
9. AMERIGROUP Community Care Provides Doctors Office Makeover in Houston
10. AMERIGROUP Foundation Awards $100,000 to Grady Health System Foundation in Atlanta
11. AMERIGROUP Community Care of Georgia Wins New Health Plan Accreditation from NCQA
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/17/2014)... first genetic variant specifically associated with the risk ... 10-15 per cent of all breast cancer cases. ... cancer sub-type, called invasive lobular carcinoma, gives researchers ... particular kind of breast cancer, which can be ... (Thursday) in the journal PloS Genetics , ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... of Experimental Biology and Medicine a ... and Paul Kenis in the Institute of Genomic ... of Illinois Urbana-Champaign describe their recent work on ... variety of cell functions including energy metabolism, signaling, ... in regulating normal cellular behavior, redox status has ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... Bonheur Children,s Hospital Pediatrician-in-Chief Jon McCullers, MD, was ... April issue of Nature Reviews Microbiology , ... Dr. McCullers, a world-renowned infectious disease specialist, and ... University of Tennessee Health Science Center, analyzed the ... 1957 and 1968 pandemics, as well as more ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... as many as 10 million older Americans suffer from ... isolation. , However, new research a project that ... for six years found that Internet use among ... more than 30 percent. , "That,s a very strong ... of telecommunication, information studies and media who led the ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... School of Medicine (BUSM) have discovered that the ... experimental model. The findings, reported in the ... may lead to more effective treatments for alcoholism. ... the leading causes of illness and death in ... by limiting the productivity of workers and necessitating ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:First genetic link discovered to difficult-to-diagnose breast cancer sub-type 2Health News:First genetic link discovered to difficult-to-diagnose breast cancer sub-type 3Health News:Live cell imaging reveals distinct alterations of subcellular glutathione potentials 2Health News:Internet use can help ward off depression among elderly 2Health News:BUSM researchers find anti-seizure drug may reduce alcohol consumption 2
... Bob Hamilton was named Vice,President of Hamilton Medical, Inc. ... a financial background and strong technology,experience that has been ... Vangaurd and Janus Funds, just to name a few. ... is,looking forward to great things for the future., ...
... among teens, but researchers from Tel Aviv University have found ... lip. , Dr. Liran Levin, a dentist from the Department ... University has found that about 15 to 20 percent of ... tooth fractures and gum disease. Resulting tooth fractures as well ...
... Not too late to Protect Your Investment and Vote ... - The Concerned Shareholders remind,fellow shareholders of Biovail that ... for a Better Biovail. It is more than clear ... Equity Research, have today changed,their recommendation for BVF to ...
... Washington -- The American College of Physicians (ACP) today ... recognition of the importance of primary care in a ... to Congress. ACP commended MedPAC in a letter ... independent advisory Commission that advises the U.S. Congress on ...
... and Wilson for introducing "The,21st Century Communications ... WASHINGTON, June 20 The Coalition of,Organizations ... Edward Markey (D-MA) and Heather Wilson (R-NM) ... Accessibility Act of,2008" (H.R. 6320). The bill ...
... on sunscreen-averse teen boys , , FRIDAY, June 20 (HealthDay ... Major League Baseball is gearing up to warn players ... , Major League Baseball, the Major League Baseball Players ... kicking off their 10th annual Play Sun Smart campaign ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Warning for teens: Teeth and jewelry don't mix 2Health News:CIBC World Markets Equity Research Downgrades Target Price of BVF from $12.00 to a Staggering Low of $7.50 Based on Potential Incumbent Win in Proxy Battle 2Health News:American College of Physicians commends MedPAC June 2008 report to Congress 2Health News:American College of Physicians commends MedPAC June 2008 report to Congress 3Health News:Legislation Brings Hope for People With Disabilities Left Out of New Communications Technologies 2Health News:Legislation Brings Hope for People With Disabilities Left Out of New Communications Technologies 3Health News:Pro Baseball Helps Keep Skin Cancer From Scoring 2Health News:Pro Baseball Helps Keep Skin Cancer From Scoring 3
(Date:1/15/2014)... 15, 2014 MultiCell Technologies, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: ... patent application concerning composition of matter, biological targets, mechanism ... cell death.  This patent application describes ... RNA molecules (VSRNAs) which interfere with the basic homeostatic ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... 15, 2014 Reportlinker.com announces that a ... its catalogue: PharmaPoint: ... Market Analysis to 2022 ... - India Drug Forecast and Market Analysis ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... wearable injector slightly larger than an Oreo cookie may soon ... drugs in the large doses required to treat a wide ... genetic disorders.  An emerging biologic drugs market ... analysts.   Many of these drugs will require a new type ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:MultiCell Technologies Files Patent Application Covering New Class of RNA Therapeutics 2MultiCell Technologies Files Patent Application Covering New Class of RNA Therapeutics 3PharmaPoint: Atopic Dermatitis - India Drug Forecast and Market Analysis to 2022 2PharmaPoint: Atopic Dermatitis - India Drug Forecast and Market Analysis to 2022 3PharmaPoint: Atopic Dermatitis - India Drug Forecast and Market Analysis to 2022 4PharmaPoint: Atopic Dermatitis - India Drug Forecast and Market Analysis to 2022 5Enable Injections Presents A New Class of Injectors for Drug Delivery at PEPTalk, Drug Delivery Partnership Meetings 2
The license agreement for the manufacturing and distribution of Bulgari eyewear was signed by Luxottica Group in 1997.,Bulgari eyewear is designed for sleek, select people who want to distinguish the...
... Chanel optical collection, inspired by ... to Mademoiselle's heart, from the ... quilted effect. Combining the purity ... of Strass and other light ...
... eyewear and sunwear, inspired by ... personal style, with long lasting ... the collection include sophistication, elegance ... offer clean modern shapes, classic ...
... frame mounting technology has redefined rimless collections ... taper at the end of each frame ... of the bushing that mounts within the ... a secure fit is created that far ...
Medicine Products: