There are several considerations regarding health plans - from whether it is a hospital or physician plan, to what kind of coverage your plan allows. People are encouraged to verify their benefits with their plan administrator by referring to their insurance membership card for contact information. Please check with your insurance company, HMO or PPO network or your employee benefits department to make certain all services are covered at Sarah Bush Lincoln.
You may be liable for certain services if they are not pre-authorized. Always check with your health plan prior to any elective admission or testing to determine whether it is a covered service.
You may be eligible for Sarah Bush Lincoln Financial Assistance for services provided by a Sarah Bush Lincoln employed provider. For more information and to download an application, visit this page.
Sarah Bush Lincoln is a Participating Provider with the following health plans:
BlueCross BlueShield – BCE (beginning Jan. 1)
BlueCross Medicaid (beginning Jan. 1)
BlueCross Medicare (beginning Jan. 1)
Community Partners Health Plan
Coventry Health Care Plan
Health Alliance Medicare Advantage (through Dec. 31, 2019)
Healthcare’s Finest Network
Humana – Medicare
Illinicare (beginning Jan. 1)
MH Net Behavioral Health Services
Private Health Care Systems
United Healthcare Medicare
TRICARE – Sarah Bush Lincoln is a non-network provider: Non-network providers are TRICARE-authorized providers who do not have a signed agreement with the regional contractors to provide care at a negotiated rate. There are two types of non-network providers: participating and non-participating. Sarah Bush Lincoln is a participating provider. Participating providers have agreed to file claims for you, to accept payment directly from TRICARE and to accept the TRICARE allowable charge, less any applicable cost shares paid by you, as payment in full for their services.
Sarah Bush Lincoln will not be a provider of Health Alliance Medical Plans effective July 1, 2018.
Current as of 10/13/2017