Area Plan announced for Affordable Care Act

At a recent seminar regarding the Affordable Care Act hosted by Anthem Blue Cross, the following plans were announced as participating in the exchange.  All information is open to change as more negotiations are underway.

As of June, the plans selected, in alphabetical order, are:

1. Alameda Alliance for Health   HMO     Hospitals: 12    Physicians: 3,100

2. Anthem Blue Cross of California   *EPO  HMO   Hospitals: 300    Physicians: 30,000

3. Blue Shield of California   PPO       Hospitals: 223    Physicians: 22,048

4. Chinese Community Health Plan  HMO  Hospitals: 9        Physicians: 315

5. Contra Costa Health Plan  HMO        Hospitals: 10      Physicians: 5,000

6. Health Net  PPO  HMO       Hospitals: 204    Physicians: 44,000

7. Kaiser Permanente  PPO        Hospitals: 35      Physicians: 14,219

8. L.A. Care Health Plan  HMO         Hospitals: 35      Physicians: 1,005

9. Molina Healthcare  HMO         Hospitals: 29      Physicians: 4,568

10. Sharp Health Plan  HMO  SAN DIEGO ONLY  Hospitals: 7 Physicians: 2,600

11. Valley Health Plan  HMO  SANTA CLARA ONLY    Hospitals: 4        Physicians: 993

12. Ventura County Health Care Plan HMO  VENTURA    Hospitals: 6        Physicians: 176

13. Western Health   HMO  8 NORTH COUNTIES   Hospitals: 1  Physicians: 3,000

*An EPO is a plan wherein you may choose your providers as long as they are in that network.

Contact Jeremy at (310) 486-7625 for more information on the plan that works the best for you.

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