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Company Overview of AMERIGROUP Corporation

Company Overview

AMERIGROUP Corporation operates as a multi-state managed healthcare company. It focuses on serving people, who receive healthcare benefits through publicly funded health care programs, including Medicaid, Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), Medicaid expansion programs, and Medicare Advantage. The company’s Medicaid program makes federal matching funds available to various states for the delivery of healthcare benefits to eligible individuals, as well as allows each state to establish its own eligibility standards, benefits package, payment rates, and program administration under broad federal guidelines. It also provides CHIP, a federal and state funded program that offers health car...

4425 Corporation Lane

Virginia Beach, VA 23462

United States

Founded in 1994

5,100 Employees





Key Executives for AMERIGROUP Corporation

Chief Executive Officer of Health Plan
Chief Executive Officer of Southeastern Region
Chief Executive Officer of Amerigroup Texas Inc and President of Amerigroup Texas Inc
Chief Executive Officer of Health Plans -Mid Atlantic Region
Chief Executive Officer of Community Care - Georgia
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

AMERIGROUP Corporation Key Developments

Amerigroup Names Judi Peterson as Chief Operating Officer

Judi Peterson has been named chief operating officer at Amerigroup, Tampa. Peterson has more than 25 years of leadership experience in managed health care. Since 2007, she has served as vice president of Amerigroup's national call center and enrollment operations.

Amerigroup Georgia Expands Network with Archbold Medical Center

Amerigroup, a wholly owned subsidiary of WellPoint Inc. announced its Georgia health plan expanded its provider network with the addition of Archbold Medical Center. The expanded provider service area includes the following counties in Georgia: Grady, Thomas, Brooks, Mitchell, Miller, Colquitt, Cook, Baker and Decatur.

AMERIGROUP Corporation Announces Board Changes

On December 24, 2012, AMERIGROUP Corporation completed the merger contemplated by the Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated as of July 9, 2012, among the company, WellPoint Inc., and WellPoint Merger Sub Inc. Pursuant to the Merger Agreement, the company was acquired by WellPoint through a merger of Merger Sub with and into the company, with the company surviving the Merger as an indirect, wholly-owned subsidiary of WellPoint. In connection with the Merger, the directors of Merger Sub as of the effective time became the directors of the Surviving Corporation. In connection therewith, each of Thomas E. Capps, Jeffrey B. Child, Emerson U. Fullwood, Kay Coles James, William J. McBride, Hala Moddelmog, Admiral Joseph W. Prueher, USN (Ret), Uwe E. Reinhardt, Ph.D., Richard D. Shirk and John W. Snow resigned from the company's board of directors as of the effective time.

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