UCLA Health doctors and differences in accepted health insurance*
Certain UCLA Health doctors may not accept the same insurance plans that our hospitals do. (Find a provider at UCLA Health.)
Please call the UCLA Health referral line at 310-825-2631 for the latest updates on which insurance a particular doctor may accept.
Health Insurance Accepted for Medical Care at UCLA Health Hospitals
We accept a range of insurance plans at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center and UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center. The plans we accept include:
Government health insurance programs
Health insurance through your employer: HMO insurance and POS insurance
Health insurance through your employer: PPO insurance
Health insurance purchased by individuals, families and small businesses
We also accept select plans purchased on your own. You can purchase these plans through an agent or directly from an insurance company. You can also purchase them at Covered California, the state’s official health insurance marketplace, or exchange (learn more about our relationship with Covered California).
If you use the exchange, Blue Shield offers several plans that may cover care at UCLA Health. Call Blue Shield at 888-626-6780 for more information.
If you go through a broker or want to buy directly from an insurer, try the insurance company Oscar. Oscar offers Oscar EPO - Circle Network for individuals, families and small businesses that covers care at UCLA Health. For more information about this plan visit hioscar.com or call 855-672-2788.
Health insurance for organ and stem cell transplants
Health plans — or their partners — often designate medical centers of excellence where they cover transplants of organs or stem cells. We have such relationships with:
- Aetna - Institute of Excellence
- Anthem Blue Cross - Centers of Medical Excellence
- Blue Shield of California
- Cigna LifeSOURCE
- Health Net of California
- Optum Transplant Centers of Excellence (formerly United Resource Network)
Health insurance for behavioral health at UCLA Health
Not all health plans provide coverage for treating mental health and other behavioral health needs. Those that do may use another company to provide the benefits you use with our doctors or at Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital at UCLA.
Behavioral health insurance plans we accept includes: