Harvard Pilgrim Healthcare is a not-for-profit health services company that operates across New England, serving customers in Connecticut, Maine, New Hampshire and Massachusetts. Founded in 1969, the company has a reputation for excellent private health maintenance organization plans and has an extensive provider network of individual physicians and hospitals.
As of 2015, Harvard Pilgrim Healthcare serves over 1 million clients and operates a care network of over 179 hospitals and 53,000 clinicians and doctors. This provider network includes doctors that practice in individual practices, small medical groups and larger multi-specialty groups. Harvard Pilgrim also operates a charitable foundation and a research institute focused on improving the group's quality and quantity of care across New England.