Priority Health sales representative earns BHS Elite Performer Award

(Grand Rapids, Mich. - April 2, 2018) Rachel Taber, individual sales representative for Priority Health, received the 2017 Berends Hendricks Stuit (BHS) Insurance, Inc. Elite Performer Award.

Founded in 1939, BHS Insurance, Inc. is one of the largest full-service, independently-owned insurance agencies in the Midwest and is one of Priority Health's Elite agencies. The annual BHS Elite Performer Award recognizes an individual that demonstrates responsiveness, problem resolution, creativity and service excellence for a health plan provider.

"It is with great pride and appreciation that we recognize Priority Health's Rachel Taber for serving our customers and our staff with excellence," said Steve Olson, president of BHS Insurance, Inc. "It is a pleasure for our agency to work with Rachel. We truly appreciate her assistance as we continually strive to fulfill our mission of being a superior provider of insurance protection, risk management and financial services to the people and organizations we serve."

BHS Insurance, Inc. employs over 130 agents and sells both group and individual commercial products for Priority Health.

"On behalf of Priority Health, we are so proud of Rachel for being recognized for her hard work and dedication to the partners and members we serve. With the excellence she displays, she is clearly playing a critical role in contributing to our mission of improving the health of the communities we serve. We congratulate Rachel for receiving this notable award from an agency we value greatly," said Tami Hibbitts, vice president of individual markets for Priority Health.

Taber was presented the award from BHS Insurance, Inc. President, Steve Olson and Health/Life Agent, Joanne Duthler on Thursday, March 15.

About Priority Health:

Priority Health is an award-winning, Michigan-based non-profit health plan nationally recognized for improving the health and lives of the people it serves. It continues to lead the industry in engaging members in their health, delivering effective health and disease management programs and working with physicians to improve health care outcomes and performance. Priority Health is one of only 20 health plans nationwide offering wellness programs accredited by the National Committee for Quality Assurance, an organization which also rated it among the best health plans in the nation. The State of Michigan named the Priority Health HMO the benchmark plan for all individual and group HMO plans to model.

Priority Health offers a broad portfolio of health benefit options for employer groups and individuals, including Medicare and Medicaid plans. Its network of health care providers features 95 percent of practicing physicians available in Michigan and more than 900,000 health care providers nationwide.