Restore, Improve & Enhance Your Health

Newport Beach

Health Insurance Plans Accepted

Hoag Orthopedic Insitute (HOI) is a unique hospital dedicated to the orthopedic patient. Our commitment is to restore, improve, and enhance the health and mobility of individuals with musculoskeletal conditions and diseases through excellence in care and outcomes, clinical innovation, research, and advocacy.

By participating in nearly every major health insurance plan and network, Hoag Orthopedic Institute makes it easy to afford the finest medical treatment available.

Health Insurance Plans Accepted by Hoag Orthopedic Institute

PPO (Preferred Provider Organization) Plans

  • Aetna Open Choice
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Assurant
  • Beech Street*
  • Blue Cross Standard
  • Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield Individual/Family Plan
  • CA Foundation for Medicare Care
  • Choice Care (Humana)
  • CIGNA
  • CIGNA Local Plus (My Flex Plan)
  • First Health/Coventry Health*
  • Great-West Healthcare
  • Health Net
  • Humana Choice Care
  • Interplan/HealthSmart*
  • MultiPlan*
  • Orange County PPO (OCPPO)
  • United Healthcare West (Formerly Pacificare)
  • Private Healthcare Systems* (PHCS) (Multiplan Network)
  • Prudent Buyer (Blue Cross)
  • Shield Select (Blue Shield)
  • United Healthcare

POS (Point of Service) Plans

  • Aetna Managed Choice
  • Aetna Managed Choice II
  • Blue Cross Plus
  • Blue Shield
  • CIGNA
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Great-West Healthcare
  • Health Net Select
  • PacifiCare Choice
  • United Healthcare

EPO (Exclusive Provider Organization) Plans

  • Aetna Elect Choice
  • CA Foundation for Medical care
  • PacifiCare EPO, Varies by Employer Group
  • Private Healthcare Systems*‚Äč

HMO (Health Maintenance Organization) Plans

  • Aetna Select Choice
  • Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield Net Value/Local Access
  • Blue Shield Save Net
  • California Care (Anthem Blue Cross)
  • CIGNA
  • Great-West Healthcare
  • Health Net
  • Pacificare

Individual Senior Medicare Advantage Plans

  • AARP Medicare Complete Secure Horizons Plan 2 (HMO) by UnitedHealthcare
  • Aetna Medicare (PPO)
  • Anthem Medicare Preferred Standard (PPO)
  • Anthem Senior Select HMO
  • Blue Shield 65 Plus (HMO)
  • Blue Shield 65 Plus Choice (HMO)
  • OneCare (HMO SNP)
  • SCAN Classic, SCAN Balance, SCAN Heart First, SCAN Plus
  • United Healthcare

Other Senior Programs

  • Original Medicare Parts A & B
  • Most Medicare Supplement Insurance (MediGap) plans
  • Many Employer Group plans (Call the phone number on the back of your insurance I.D. card to verify if Hoag is your network hospital.)

Covered California Insurance Plans

  • Blue Shield PPO Bronze, Silver, Gold or Platinum Plans
  • Blue Shield PPO Bronze Plans on Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP) Exchange
  • Anthem Blue Cross PPO**

Grandfathered Health Plans

A grandfathered plan is an individual health insurance policy that was purchased - on or before March 22, 2010. Grandfathered plans provide the same access to the facilities and physicians you have grown accustomed to.

If you've had an Anthem Blue Cross or Blue Shield individual policy since March 22, 2010, you may be able to keep your current benefits through "grandfathering." Please call the member services phone number on the back of your insurance card to see if you qualify.


If you’ve had an Anthem Blue Cross or Blue Shield individual policy since March 22, 2010, you may be able to keep your current benefits through “grandfathering.” Please call the member services phone number on the back of your insurance card to see if you qualify.


*Hoag Orthopedic Institute does not participate in medical discount cards (cash pay) or consumer card programs such as Care Entrée’, Care IQ, Galaxy Health Network, Integrated Health Plan, MedicalConnect1, etc. that may be offered by these or any other networks.

** Hoag Orthopedic Institute is a tier 2 participating provider for Anthem Blue Cross PPO; however, patients may have higher out-of-pocket expenses for certain elective services under this plan. Anthem Blue Cross PPO Tier 2 plan valid until 12/31/16. Please contact Anthem directly for 2017 plans.

The following plans are not contracted with Hoag Orthopedic Institute: Kaiser, Medi-Cal, and Three Rivers Provider Network (TRPN). In some cases, patients can access Hoag services if their plan and/or IPA pre-authorizes the care.