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All 50 states and the District of Columbia had begun enrolling youngsters in the Children's Health Insurance Programs (CHIP) by last December, swelling the ranks of those insured under the program to 2.7 million.... A study funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says that only 25 percent of adults reported being encouraged by their doctors to exercise.... A recent report by the Institute of Medicine seeks to dispel some misconceptions about the uninsured, pointing out that 80 percent of that population is in "working families" and that immigrants make up only a small percentage of that number.... A survey of medical groups in California found that 44 percent of 250 reporting risk-bearing organizations met all of the financial solvency standards of the California Department of Managed Health Care. An organization representing medical practices asserted that the study used flawed methodology.

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HAP, a subsidiary of Henry Ford Health System, is a nonprofit health plan providing coverage to individuals, companies and organizations. This executive develops strategies to meet membership and revenue targets through products, pricing, market segmentation and advertising.  Aligns business among Business Development, Commercial Sales, Medicare and Public Sector Programs and Product Development. Seeks to enhance and be responsible for business development and expansion through the development of an effective product portfolio, strong interpersonal relationships and service excellence.

Apply via email to jfedder1@hfhs.org or online at http://p.rfer.us/HENRYFORDlXqAJA

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