Medicare Select

Information regarding accepted Medicare Select insurance plans.

Insurance Definitions

Medicare Select Plan Names

Can I choose or visit a Virginia Mason primary care provider (PCP) under this insurance plan?

If I need to see a specialist or have a specialty service, does this insurance plan require pre-approved referral authorization?

(Applicable to Urgent Care Locations as Well)

General Comments

* Please review comments if an asterisk is present.
* Medicare Select Networks

No

Yes

  • * Not accepted (unless emergency). Persons under the select programs are required to use contracted hospitals.
  • Virginia Mason is not a contracted hospital and as such cannot admit patient.
  • As this is the case, Virginia Mason is also not scheduling services under these programs.

Contact your health insurance plan for information on covered services before your appointment.