Neighborhood Health Plan, a Massachusetts-based not-for-profit corporation, is fully licensed by the Massachusetts Division of Insurance as a health maintenance organization and has provided comprehensive health services since 1986. An NCQA-accredited managed care organization, NHP serves MassHealth, Commonwealth Care, Commonwealth Choice, and fully insured commercial members across the Commonwealth. By working closely with the MassHealth program and commercial purchasers, and by partnering with community health centers and other providers, NHP grew rapidly from a few thousand members in the late 1980s to approximately 250,000 members today throughout Massachusetts.
Headquartered in Boston, NHP serves members who have access to a provider network of more than 4,000 primary care practitioners, over 13,400 specialists, and 65 teaching, community, and specialty hospitals. Our network includes nationally known, major academic medical centers such as Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Children’s Hospital Boston, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Tufts Medical Center, and major medical groups such as Atrius Health/Harvard Vanguard and Lahey Clinic.
Neighborhood Health Plan is a member of Partners HealthCare which was founded by Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital.
2011 — 25 Years Strong
NHP's mission is to promote the health and wellness of our members, and to help ensure equitable, affordable health care for the diverse communities we serve.
Quality Care. Diversity. Responsibility. Service Excellence. Relationships. These are the core values NHP lives and works by every day.
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Awards and Recognition
NHP is nationally recognized for leadership and excellence. See a list of our recent awards.
Community Benefits Program
Neighborhood Health Plan's Community Benefits Program is culturally responsive to the health and social needs of communities throughout Massachusetts. We work in partnership with the Commonwealth, community health centers and members of the community to identify, develop and support Community Benefits programs that meet the needs of underserved and vulnerable populations.
Domestic Violence Program
NHP is committed to domestic violence prevention and programming in the communities we serve and within our workplace. Learn more.