For Immediate Release
July 1, 2013
Media Contact: Susan Miller, 703-204-6344

Inova acquisition underscores commitment to health and well-being

VIENNA, VA – (July 1, 2013) – As of Monday, July 1st the Medicaid managed care organization formerly known as Amerigroup Virginia, LLC became INTotal Health, an Inova company acquired on December 1, 2012.

Serving over 57,000 members throughout Virginia, participant benefits including health coverage, provider access, prescriptions, Boys and Girls Club membership, disease management, health education and 24-hour Nurse Helpline remain as part of the Inova coverage.  “Our team is very excited about our new name and our new look,” commented Renee Maccannon, CEO of INTotal Health.  “We remain committed to the relationships we have built with our members, our providers, and our community partners.  Having the opportunity to be a part of the Inova family and service promise only strengthens our position within the Commonwealth.”

Additional information including membership, benefits, claim status and other helpful resources may be accessed at www.intotalhealth.org.

Inova is a not-for-profit health care system located in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area, serving over two million people with over 1,700 licensed beds based in Northern Virginia.  Inova consists of five hospitals including the area’s only Level 1 Trauma Center and Level 3 Neonatal Intensive Care unit.  Inova encompasses many health services including the nationally and internationally recognized Inova Heart and Vascular Institute (IHVI), Inova Translational Medicine Institute (ITMI) on genomics, Inova Neuroscience Institute and Inova Children’s Hospital.  Inova’s mission is to improve the health of the diverse community it serves through excellence in patient care, education and research.  More information and statistics about Inova is at www.inova.org.

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About Inova

Inova is a not-for-profit healthcare system based in Northern Virginia that serves more than 2 million people each year from throughout the Washington, DC, metro area and beyond.  Inova is a comprehensive network of hospitals, outpatient services and facilities, primary and specialty care practices, and health and wellness initiatives.

Inova encompasses the full array of health services, including the area’s only Level 1 Trauma Center and Level IV neonatal intensive care unit (NICU). We are home to many nationally and internationally recognized programs, including Inova Heart and Vascular Institute (IHVI), Inova Translational Medicine Institute (ITMI), and the Inova Dwight and Martha Schar Cancer Institute.

Inova is a global leader in developing and applying personalized health. Connecting researchers, clinicians and empowered consumers, we integrate genomic research for patient care, prevention and wellness. Our personalized health approach enables individuals to live longer, healthier lives.

More information and statistics about Inova is at www.inova.org.