Insurance Information

We contract with various Health Maintenance Organizations (HMO) and Preferred Provider Organizations (PPO). We also participate in government programs such as Medicare and Medi-Cal.

For questions about Covered California, please visit their website or call 1-800-300-1506.

Always check with your health plan to confirm participation. For assistance choosing a physician, please call the Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford Referral line at (888) 275-5724. Click the health plan name below to visit their website.

Active for Calendar Year 2014 (Non-Individual Plans)

Aetna
HMO (by referral only), PPO, POS & EPO

HealthNet
HMO (referral only), PPO, POS & EPO

Anthem Blue Cross
HMO (referral only), PPO & EPO

HealthSmart (formerly Interplan)
PPO, EPO & POS

Blue Shield of California
HMO (referral only), PPO & POS

Multiplan/PHCS/Beech Street
PPO

CIGNA
HMO, PPO, POS & OAP
United Health Care
HMO (referral only), POS, PPO & EPO

*Cigna HMO members may choose select Stanford Children's Health physicians as their primary care physician (PCP).

*Health Plan of San Mateo and Valley Health Plan members may choose select Stanford Children's Health physicians as their primary care physician (PCP) upon approval from the health plan.

Individual and Covered California Plans Active for Calendar Year 2014

We are contracted and in-network with the following individual  plans available for purchase directly from health plans or through the Covered California Exchange

Anthem Blue Cross
PPO and HMO: Hospital services only, all physician services are out of network. Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford is not in-network with the EPO plan.

Blue Shield of California
PPO only. Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford is not in-network with the EPO plan

Cigna (Not available for purchase through Covered California)
PPO: Physician and hospital services are in-network

Health Net
PPO only. Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford is not in-network with the HMO plan

Valley Health
HMO - for specialty services only

Please contact your health plan directly to confirm your eligibility.

If you have any questions please contact the Managed Care Department at (650) 724-1460 or at managedcare@stanfordmed.org.

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