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Health Insurance Plans

Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital accepts all major health insurance plans listed below. For your most up-to-date coverage, we recommend you check directly with your health insurance company or employer’s benefits office.

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Last updated January 22, 2014


Aetna US Healthcare PPO POS HMO  
Aetna Better Health (Medicaid HMO)     HMO  
Aetna Smart Care PPO   HMO  
Blue Cross/Blue Shield        
     Blue Cross PPO PPO      
     Supervalu Blue Choice PPO* PPO      
CIGNA Healthcare of Illinois PPO POS HMO  
County of Lake (Workers' Compensation)       WC
Coventry Health Plan PPO     WC
First Health PPO     WC
Galaxy Health Network/MCI PPO      
Great West PPO POS HMO  
Healthcare's Finest Network (HFN) PPO     WC
HealthLink PPO   HMO  
Humana Health Care Plans PPO POS HMO  
Illinicare HMO (Medicaid HMO)     HMO  
Integrated Health Plan (Preferred Plan) PPO      
Land of Lincoln PPO      
Multiplan PPO      
PPONext PPO      
Private Healthcare Systems, Inc. (PHCS) PPO      
United Healthcare of Illinois PPO POS HMO  
United Healthcare of Illinois Core      
United Healthcare of Illinois Navigate      

 *BCBS PPO Plan exclusive to Supervalu and Albertons/Jewel-Osco employees. No other Blue Choice plans are contracted.

PPO: Preferred Provider Organization
POS: Point-of-Service
HMO: Health Maintenance Organization
WC: Worker’s Compensation