Carolina Complete Health is a provider-led health plan established to deliver Medicaid Managed Care in North Carolina. Carolina Complete Health is a joint venture partnership between the North Carolina Medical Society (NCMS) and Centene Corporation, a Fortune 50 company with over 30 years of experience in managed care programs, working in conjunction with the North Carolina Community Health Center Association (NCCHCA).
North Carolina Medical Society (NCMS)
The NCMS is the oldest professional member organization in North Carolina, representing physicians and physician assistants who practice in the state. Founded in 1849, the Society seeks to promote access to quality health care for all citizens in North Carolina and champions initiatives that seek to improve the quality of care and promote patient safety.
North Carolina Community Health Center Association (NCCHCA)
The NCCHCA is a private, non-profit membership association that represents federally-qualified health centers and aspiring health centers across North Carolina. The NCCHCA’s mission is to promote and support its members’ patient-governed community health care organizations and the populations they serve.
Centene Corporation is a leading healthcare enterprise committed to helping people live healthier lives. The Company takes a local approach – with local brands and local teams – to provide fully integrated, high-quality, and cost-effective services to government-sponsored and commercial healthcare programs, focusing on under-insured and uninsured individuals. Centene offers affordable and high-quality products to nearly 1 in 15 individuals across the nation, including Medicaid and Medicare members (including Medicare Prescription Drug Plans) as well as individuals and families served by the Health Insurance Marketplace, the TRICARE program, and individuals in correctional facilities. The Company also provides a variety of specialty services focused on treating the whole person. Centene focuses on long-term growth and value creation as well as the development of its people, systems, and capabilities so that it can better serve its members, providers, local communities, and government partners.
The Carolina Complete Health Difference
Carolina Complete Health brings together the expertise of these three organizations to provide a provider-led, local health plan that results in better health outcomes for members at a lower cost to the state of North Carolina.