Health Insurance Plans

This list represents the most common insurances presented by patients, but should not be considered comprehensive.

Insurance Plans Accepted

Participation may vary by product and is subject to change. Access to Methodist Hospitals may require an authorization by your primary care physician or your managed care plan.

IMPORTANT NOTE: The only way to determine your individual coverage is by contacting your insurance carrier. Your insurance card will have a contact phone number. Patients should not consider this list a binding agreement or guarantee of coverage.


  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Alliance
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Encore Health Network / USA MCO
  • First Baptist Church of Hammond
  • First Health
  • HFN Inc.
  • Humana Health Plans
  • “IHN, Inc.”
  • Lake County Government Employees
  • MDwise Marketplace
  • Medical Mutual
  • Multiplan
  • PHCS
  • Preferred Network Access (PNA)
  • Sagamore Health Network
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • United Health Care of Illinois


  • Medicare Part A & B
  • AARP Medicare Complete
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Anthem Medicare Advantage
  • Cigna Healthspring
  • Highmark Freedom Blue
  • Humana Medicare Advantage
  • Medicare PFFS Plans
  • Meridian Advantage Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare


  • TRICARE (inpatient care)
  • TRICARE (outpatient care — authorized participating provider  — non-network)
  • Veterans Choice Program


  • ComPsych
  • United Behavioral Health Care
  • Value Options


Healthy Indiana Plan

  • Anthem HIP
  • Managed Health Services HIP
  • MDWise Excel HIP
  • CareSource HIP

Hoosier Healthwise & Hoosier Care Connect

  • Anthem Medicaid
  • Managed Health Services
  • MDWise Excel (Hoosier Healthwise Only)
  • CareSource (Hoosier Healthwise Only)

Hospital Presumptive Eligibility

  • Anthem HPE
  • Managed Health Services HPE
  • MDWise Excel HPE


  • Traditional Indiana Medicaid
  • Indiana Care Select
  • Illinois Medicaid

**NOTE: Due to the complexity of the marketplace, this list of insurances is subject to change at any time. It represents the most common insurances presented by patients, but should not be considered comprehensive. To ensure that your insurance is accepted at The Methodist Hospitals, Inc., please call (219) 981-4501.

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