Health Insurance Plans

Stanford Hospital and Clinics (SHC) contracts with various Health Maintenance Organizations (HMO) and Preferred Provider Organizations (PPO)

SHC participates in government programs such as Medicare and Medi-Cal.

For question 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 Stanford Consumer Referral line at (800) 756-9000. Click the health plan name below to visit their website.

Active for Calendar Year 2014

HMO (referral only), PPO, POS & EPO
  Health Net
HMO (referral only), PPO, POS & EPO
Anthem Blue Cross
HMO (referral only), PPO & EPO
HealthSmart (formerly Interplan)
Blue Shield of California
HMO (referral only), PPO, & POS
Multiplan/PHCS/Beech Street   
United Health Care
HMO (referral only), POS, PPO & EPO

*Cigna HMO members may choose select Stanford Hospital and Clinics physicians as their primary care physician (PCP).

Individual-Covered California Plans Active for Calendar Year 2014

We are contracted and in-network with the following plans offered through the Covered California Exchange

Anthem Blue Cross
PPO and HMO: Hospital services only, all physician services are out of network. SHC is not in-network with the EPO plan

Blue Shield of California
PPO only. SHC is not in-network with the EPO plan

Health Net
PPO only. SHC 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

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