About Us

About Us

America’s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) is the national trade association representing the health insurance industry. AHIP’s members provide health and supplemental benefits to 200 million Americans through employer-sponsored coverage, the individual insurance market, and public programs such as Medicare and Medicaid. AHIP advocates for public policies that expand access to affordable health care coverage to all Americans through a competitive marketplace that fosters choice, quality and innovation.

Industry Leader 

Tens of thousands of industry professionals rely on AHIP to provide first-class advocacyeducation, and information.


Major legislative and regulatory activity relating to health care has made advocacy on behalf of the industry more important than ever before. AHIP represents the industry before policymakers and regulators in Washington, at the National Association of Insurance Commissioners, and in all 50 states. Leveraging relationships in the public and private sectors, AHIP raises awareness around critical issues facing health plans and advocates for policies that align with the strategic priorities set by the Board of Directors.

Conferences and Courses 

AHIP's exemplary reputation as an industry leader draws best in class speakers to our many conferences located across the country. Research has shown that thousands of professionals return to AHIP conferences year after year to hear top speakers, receive up-to-the-minute information and engage in many valuable networking opportunities.

In addition, AHIP's broad variety of online courses provide professional knowledge to improve job skills and performance. AHIP has offered educational programs to hundreds of thousands of health care professionals throughout the world for more than 50 years. AHIP continuously updates and enhances our educational offerings to make our programs the most relevant in the health care industry.  


Data and research are critical components of AHIP’s successes. AHIP’s Center for Policy and Research conducts and publishes original research and provides analysis and commentary on the research of others. The Center's publications educate the policy community and news media about key products and market segments that are of interest to policymakers.