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  • Choose the Right Health Plan For You.

    Before you choose a health plan, make sure the plan has contracts with local hospitals and physicians. Western Health Advantage is a non-profit HMO owned by NorthBay Healthcare, U.C. Davis and Mercy Health System.

    Click here for Medicare and Medicare Advantage Plans accepted by NorthBay Healthcare.

    NorthBay physicians accept the following plans:

     
    • Aetna PPO, EPO, and POS
    • Anthem Blue Cross County Medical Services Plan (CMSP)*
    • Anthem Blue Cross EPO and PPO
    • Blue Shield HMO, POS & PPO
    • CIGNA HMO, POS, EPO and PPO
    • Covered California: Western Health Advantage and Anthem Blue Cross
    • First Health/Coventry PPO and EPO  
    • Healthsmart PPO and EPO
    • MultiPlan/Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS) PPO and POS 
    • Partnership HealthPlan of California
    • Private Healthcare Systems PPO and POS
    • TRICARE
    • United Healthcare PPO, EPO and POS
    • Western Health Advantage HMO  

    *Center for Primary Care physicians are not currently accepting new CMSP patients.

    NorthBay Medical Center and VacaValley Hospital accept the following plans:

    • Aetna HMO, EPO, PPO and POS
    • Anthem Blue Cross HMO, POS, EPO and PPO
    • Blue Shield HMO, POS & PPO
    • CIGNA HMO and PPO
    • Covered California: Western Health Advantage and Anthem Blue Cross
    • First Health/Coventry PPO and EPO  
    • Health Net HMO, PPO and POS
    • Healthsmart PPO and EPO
    • Mail Handler's Benefit Trust PPO and POS
    • MultiPlan/Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS) PPO and POS
    • Partnership HealthPlan of California
    • Private Healthcare Systems PPO and POS
    • TRICARE
    • United Healthcare HMO, PPO, EPO and POS
    • Western Health Advantage HMO


    If your health plan is not listed here, or if you would like more information, call Kelly Rhoads-Poston at (707) 646-3293.

    Utilization Management Information for Blue Shield HMO and WHA NorthBay Healthcare Members and Providers.