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Insurance Plans

The following is a list of health insurance plans with which MD Anderson is currently contracted. We have working relationships with other health insurance plans. If you don’t see your plan listed, or you have any insurance questions or concerns, please call askMDAnderson at 1-877-632-6789.

DISCLAIMER: MD Anderson Cancer Center's participation with any product or insurance plan is subject to change without notice. Additionally, insurance companies offer a variety of plans and may change the names and benefits at any point. A patient’s level of coverage and access to MD Anderson depends on the specific benefits outlined in their plan.

To ensure that MD Anderson hospital and physicians are in-network, it is the patient's responsibility to verify that MD Anderson is a participating provider and their benefit plan allows them access as of the day of a visit and/or admission.

Updated 10/3/14

(not an all-inclusive list)
Aetna HealthcareHMO, PPO, POS, IndemnityAetna Select; Elect Choice (EPO); HMO; Managed Choice POS: Quality Point-of-Service (QPOS); Aetna Health Network Only; Aetna Open Access Elect Choice; Aetna Open Access HMO; Open Access Aetna Select; Aetna Choice POS; Aetna Choice POS II; Aetna Health Network Option; Aetna Open Access Managed Choice; Aetna Limited Benefits Insurance Plan (PPO): Open Choice PPO; Aetna Voluntary Group Medical Plan (Indemnity Plan); Traditional Choice
Aetna Institutes of Excellence Stem cell transplant
Blue Cross Blue Shield of TexasHMO, PPO, POS, Indemnity

Blue Choice PPO; PPO Select; Blue Choice PPO Marketplace Plans (Blue Choice Gold PPO, Blue Choice Silver PPO, Blue Choice Bronze PPO); Multi-State Marketplace Plans (BCBS Premier 1, BCBS Premier 2, BCBS Solution 3, BCBS Solution 4, BCBS Basic 5); Blue Choice Plus POS; HMO Blue Texas; Best Choice PPO; EPO; Blue Edge; Par (Indemnity)

Note: MD Anderson is not contracted with the Blue Advantage HMO Marketplace plan.

Blue Distinction-Centers for Transplant (BDCT) Stem cell transplant - adult only
Cancer Resource Services-Optum HealthHMO, PPO, POS, Medicare Advantage 
Beech Street/CappCare Network access varies by employer group.
CIGNA HealthcareHMO, PPO, POS, Indemnity

Local Plus (including the Marketplace plan options myCigna Health Savings, myCigna Health Flex, myCigna Copay Assure); Cigna HMO; Cigna PPO; Cigna Open Access; GWH-Cigna Open Access Plus; GWH-Cigna PPO; Cigna EPO; Cigna Choice Fund; Cigna Network Open Access; Cigna Open Access Plus; Cigna POS

Note: Effective January 1, 2015, MD Anderson will no longer be a participating provider in Cigna’s Local Plus network for individual and family Marketplace plans. Specific questions may be directed to Cigna Customer Service.

CIGNA LifeSource Stem cell transplant
Coventry HealthcareHMO, PPO, POSCoventry Health Care state plans and Coventry Health Care National Network
First Health Network access varies by employer group.
Healthsmart Preferred Care Network access varies by employer group.
HumanaPOS, PPO

Choice Care PPO, National POS Open Access, National POS Open Access Plus

Note: MD Anderson is not contracted with the HMO X Marketplace plan.

Humana Military Health Services (Tricare-South)Prime, Standard, Extra 
Interlink Health Services Stem cell transplant
Kelsey Care AdvantageMedicare Advantage HMO 
LifeTrac Stem cell transplant
Memorial Hermann HealthPPOChoice; Edge Gold; Insured (includes Insured Bronze, Insured Gold, Insured Silver, Insured Platinum)
Multiplan Network access varies by employer group.
OptumHealth Centers of Excellence Stem cell transplant
*Original Medicare A & B  
Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS) Network access varies by employer group.
Texas Children's Health PlanTexas Medicaid, CHIPSTAR, CHIP
**Traditional Texas MedicaidTexas Medicaid 
United Healthcare (UHC)HMO, PPO, POS, IndemnityChoice, Choice Plus, Options PPO, Non-Differential PPO
Vantage Health PlanHMO, PPO 

*Original Medicare A & B does not include Medicare Advantage plans (sometimes called “Part C” or MA Plan). MA plans are managed by a health insurance company, like Blue Cross or Humana, and can be HMOs, PPOs, Private Fee for Service, and some other types. Not all MA plans work with MD Anderson. To find out whether your particular MA Plan works with MD Anderson, please call and ask your plan.

**Traditional Texas Medicaid does not include Managed Medicaid HMO plans. Managed Medicaid HMO plans are managed by a health insurance company, like Amerigroup or Superior. Not all Managed Medicaid HMO plans work with MD Anderson. To find out whether your particular Managed Medicaid HMO plan works with MD Anderson, please call and ask your plan.

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