Paramount (established in 1988) is a health insurance company affiliated with ProMedica health system. We're located in northwest Ohio, specifically in Maumee, OH.
At Paramount, we offer health insurance to both large and small groups, fully insured and self-insured in northwest Ohio and southeast Michigan. We also cater to Medicare (Paramount Elite) subscribers in northwest Ohio and southeast Michigan. In 2013, we expanded our Medicaid product (Paramount Advantage) to services those living in the entire state of Ohio. And in 2014, we began offering insurance to individuals and families on the marketplace exchange on Healthcare.gov.
We maintain an accreditation by the NCQA – the National Committee for Quality Assurance – for our Ohio HMO, Elite and Advantage products. Our parent company, ProMedica, is ranked the second most integrated health system in the U.S. and No. 1 in the Midwest.
Our mission is to improve your health and well-being. So we’re committed to your wellness with various initiatives, such as preventive services, online knowledge, health risk assessments, our Steps2Health disease management programs, health fairs, and more.
We also enjoy taking an active role in our community and sponsor many local programs and events, such as school wellness programs, the American Diabetes Association, Relay for Life and many more.
Celebrating 25 years!
In 2013, Paramount celebrated its 25th anniversary! In 25 years, we have seen significant changes. Some of our greatest developments include:
The founding of Paramount in 1988
Paramount's purchase of Toledo Health Plan and Medical Value Plan membership
The introduction of Paramount Advantage (Medicaid) and Paramount Elite (Medicare) product lines
The inception of Paramount Care of Michigan
The expansion of Workers' Comp MCO operations with the purchase of Health Management Solutions (HMS)
The development of the Medical Home program and consumer-driven health plans as part of our commercial products
Paramount's continuous National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) Accreditation since 1995
Paramount's selection as one of the five statewide managed care plans to serve Medicaid recipients in 2013
Approved to offer health insurance in the health insurance marketplace for northwest Ohio.
And this is only a partial list! Thank you to everyone who has been a part of our development, and we look forward to another 25 years!