About Us


To be a leader in government-sponsored healthcare programs in collaboration with our members, providers, and government partners. We foster a rewarding and enriching culture to inspire our associates to do well for others and themselves.

Who We Are

We are passionate leaders, achievers, and innovators dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our members, our providers and in the healthcare industry.

What We Do

We provide government-based health plans (Medicare, Medicaid, and the Health Insurance Marketplace) in three different states (Michigan, Illinois, and Ohio).

Why We Do It

Our members are our reason for being. We help those eligible for government-sponsored healthcare live better, healthier lives.


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We are responsible for the commitments we make and the results we deliver, both internally and externally.


We do the right thing to keep the trust of those we serve and with whom we work.

One Team  

We demonstrate a collaborative One Team approach across all areas and put members first in all we do.


We collaborate with our members, providers, and government partners. We are mindful that our government partners are the stewards of the public's resources and trust.


"A pile of rocks ceases to be a pile of rocks when somebody contemplates it with the idea of a cathedral in mind."

- Antoine St. Exupery

Every relationship we build is based on trust and commitment to high-quality service—and this approach is the framework for all we do and supports our bold mission of continuously improving the quality of care in a low resource environment.

It’s why Meridian has emerged as one of the fastest-growing and highly-rated group of health plans in the Midwest. Here’s a look back at how we got here …


  • Meridian now has over 700,000 members and 45,000 providers in six states (Michigan, Iowa, Illinois, Ohio, Indiana, and Kentucky)
  • Meridian Complete launches in Michigan
  • Meridian hires its 1000th employee



  • Health Plan of Michigan is renamed Meridian Health Plan
  • Meridian Health Plan expands into Iowa
  • Meridian Advantage Plan expands to Illinois and Iowa



  • Meridian launches MeridianRx, a full-service Pharmacy Benefit Manager (PBM)



  • Meridian Health Plan expands into Illinois



  • With a small team and a lot of hard work, Meridian’s story officially began under the name “Health Plan of Michigan”