How to find a network provider?
It can sometimes be difficult to find a provider that is accepted by your Insurance Company. Meaning they are a Network Provider whether you are in an HMO, PPO, etc. Even in a PPO, you get paid best when using a Network Provider.
See our provider finders on your right if you have a full screen monitor or scroll down if you are on a smart phone.
More Detail from each Insurance Companies Webpage
- Blue SHIELD
- Physician Search ♦ All Providers
- Covered CA – Scroll down
- Health Net
- LA Care
- Sharp – San Diego
- United Health Plan
- MORE – Individual & Families – Employer Groups
- MD & Hospital Finder – Quotit – All Companies
1st use their Shop & Compare Tool
Links & Resources
Health Grades.com Find an MD and get ratings – we have no control over outside links – evaluate for yourself
Network, HMO, PPO etc. explanation on Insure Me Kevin.com
Glossary – Definitions
View actual Evidence of Coverage page 14 and check out the definitions and explanations of the role of the PCP Primary Care Physician and IPA Independent Practise Assoc.
Just send us your list (Word & Brown Group Form) of MD’s, specialty, city – address to [email protected] and we can search ALL Small Group Plans & Networks, we can now do Individual too per Duncan S… and send you back a report using the proprietary strenuus.com system, Broker Log In.
Child, Related Pages
& Site Map
- Historical News Articles
- Hospital and Provider Sites showing Insurances Accepted
- Narrow Lists? Fewer MD’s than before?
- Class Action – DOI Investigation
- Continuity of Care same doctor chronic illness if you change plans
- Narrow Networks – 3 month grace period
- Out of Network Problems
- Negotiated Rates – Itemized Bill – Regular Price?
- Provider Finder – Misc. Comments
- Blue Cross
- Tier 1 & 2 List ♦ Insure Me Kevin.com Blog ♦ Where to get care flyer – ER vs Urgent Care, etc. ♦ Instructions ♦ Network Info ♦ Pathway is the same on and off the exchange. We are required by Covered CA to list it as Pathway X on provider finder. Email dated 11.17.2015 ♦ Live Health ONLINE ♦ More Info
Assurant (Aetna PPO) Not writing Business for 2016 Cedar’s Sinai – Alternatives for 2016
os Angeles Times – Covered CA Provider Finder Published 9.28.2014 – Forget it, hasn’t been updated!
Explanation on Insure Me Kevin.com
We will grant you that some are very difficult to use, even for us, with advanced degrees in Insurance and 30+ years of experience. See this page on instructions and this one on narrow lists under Health Care Reform if you need additional help. SB 137 effective 1.1.2016 hopefully will make things easier.
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