Community Health Plans of Washington

Information regarding accepted Community Health Plans of Washington (CHPW) insurance plans. Click on a plan below to learn more.

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

Community Health Plans of Washington Insurance Plans

Community HealthFirst Medicare Advantage HMO
Can I see a Virginia Mason primary care provider with this insurance plan?

No

Does this plan require pre-approval to see a specialist?

Yes

Can I see a Virginia Mason primary care provider with this insurance plan?

No

Does this plan require pre-approval to see a specialist?

Yes

General Comments
  • Virginia Mason is not contracted.
  • Unless emergency, specialty referrals and hospital admissions must be authorized by CHPW.
  • If no authorization by CHPW, services will not be reimbursed.
  • Not accepting for psychiatry.
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Bronze
  • Silver
  • Gold
Can I see a Virginia Mason primary care provider with this insurance plan?

Yes*

Does this plan require pre-approval to see a specialist?

No

General Comments

* HealthEssentials comes to Virginia Mason via First Choice Health Network.

 

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