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Medicare Advantage Plan Contracts:

Blanchard Valley Health System and its providers participate in the following Medicare Advantage Plans for 2018: 

  • AARP Medicare Complete Plans By United Healthcare (Wood County)
    - All plans including AARP Medicare Complete Plans
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage Plans
    - All plans, including Value Plan PPO, Select HMO, Choice PPO, Standard Plan PPO, Ohio Connect Gold (Regional PPO), Ohio Connect Gold 2 (Regional PPO)
  • Anthem Blue Cross/Blue Shield Medicare Advantage Plans
    - All plans including Anthem MediBlue Essential HMO, MediBlue Access PPO, MediBlue Access Basic Regional PPO
  • Buckeye Medicare Advantage Plans
    - All plans including Allwell
  • CareSource (Wood County)
    - All plans including Advantage HMO, Advantage Plus HMO, Zero Premium Plan
  • Gateway Health Medicare Advantage Plans (Allen, Hardin and Putnam Counties)
    (Participation planned, but not final - including Gateway Assured and Gateway Select)
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Plans
    - All plans including Humana Choice PPO, Humana Gold Choice PFFS, Humana Choice Regional PPO
  • Medical Mutual Medicare Advantage Plans
    - All plans including Advantage Classic HMO, Advantage Choice HMO, Advantage Plus HMO, Advantage Select PPO, Advantage Preferred PPO, Advantage Premium PPO
  • SummaCare Medicare Advantage Plans
    - All plans including Topaz, Ruby, Sapphire
  • United Healthcare Medicare Advantage Plans
    - All plans including AARP Medicare Complete Plans

    *Includes Blanchard Valley Hospital, Bluffton Hospital, Birchaven and Independence House, Bridge Home Health and Hospice, Northwest Ohio Medical Equipment, and employed physicians.

Blanchard Valley Health System and its providers participate in the following Medicare Advantage Plans for 2017:

  • Aetna Medicare Advantage Plans
  • Anthem Blue Cross/Blue Shield Medicare Advantage Plans
  • Buckeye Medicare (for people dual eligible under Medicaid and Medicare)
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Plans
  • Medical Mutual Medicare Advantage Plans
  • SummaCare Medicare Advantage Plans
  • United Healthcare Medicare Advantage Plans

Medicare Supplement Plans:

Blanchard Valley Health System providers accept most Medicare Supplement Plans.

Blanchard Valley Health System
2018 Health Insurance Marketplace Health Plan Participation List
(Healthcare.gov plans)
For Regional Counties

Blanchard Valley Health System will have a Certified Application Counselor at Caughman Health Center on Wednesdays. The Certified Application Counselor can assist people in navigating through the plan options so the person can select a plan that meets their needs. Open enrollment for the 2018 plan year has ended, but you may be able to enroll in a Marketplace plan through a Special Enrollment Period. To see if you might qualify for a Special Enrollment Period, click here or call 419.889.5134. Appointments are required for visits with the BVHS Certified Application Counselor, and can be made by calling 419.889.5134.

Blanchard Valley Regional Health Center, Blanchard Valley Hospital and Bluffton Hospital, as well as our employed physicians, durable medical equipment, home care and hospice, and skilled nursing facilities participate in the following plans:

Hancock and Wood County residents:

  • Medical Mutual of Ohio Mercy Health HMO (all products)
  • Molina (all products)

Putnam and Seneca Counties residents:

  • Medical Mutual of Ohio Mercy Health HMO

Allen County residents:

  • Ambetter from Buckeye Health Plan
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio Mercy Health HMO

Henry County residents:

  • Medical Mutual of Ohio Mercy Health HMO

Blanchard Valley Regional Health Center, Blanchard Valley Hospital and Bluffton Hospital, and our employed physicians DO NOT participate in the following health insurance marketplace plans:

  • CareSource exchange products – Offered in Henry and Wood Counties only - BVHS in NONE of these products
  • Medical Mutual Promedica HMO exchange products –  Offered in Wood County - BVHS in NONE of these products
  • Paramount exchange products – Offered in Seneca, Willliams, Wood and Wyandot Counties – BVHS in NONE of these products

2017 Health Insurance Marketplace Plans:

Blanchard Valley Health System and its providers participate in these health insurance plans on the Health Insurance Marketplace exchange in 2017:

Hancock, Putnam, Seneca, Wood and Wyandot Counties:

Blanchard Valley Hospital and Bluffton Hospital, as well as our employed physicians, participate in the following plans:

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield; all PPO Plans (preferred provider organization)
  • Molina Healthcare of Ohio marketplace plans (Offered in Wood County only)

Allen County

Blanchard Valley Hospital and Bluffton Hospital, as well as our employed physicians, participate in the following plans:

  • Ambetter from Buckeye Health Plan – all 11 Plans
  • Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield – all 20 PPO Plans

Blanchard Valley Hospital and Bluffton Hospital, and our employed physicians, DO NOT participate in the following health insurance marketplace plans:

  • CareSource Bronze, Federal, Silver, Low Premium Silver, Gold (Offered in Wood County only)
  • Medical Mutual marketplace Promedica HMO and Mercy HMO plans (offered in Allen, Putnam and Wood Counties)
  • Paramount Bronze, Silver and Gold (Offered in Wood, Seneca and Wyandot counties)

Commercial, Medicaid, Tricare and VA Insurance Plans

Blanchard Valley Health System and its providers participate in the following commercial, Medicaid, Tricare and VA insurance plans:
In effect as of October 1, 2016
  • Aetna: PPO, HMO
  • Aetna Better Health
  • Anthem Blue Cross/Blue Shield: Traditional, PPO, POS, HMO, Marketplace PPO plans
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan (Medicaid HMO) and Buckeye Marketplace plan
  • CareSource Medicaid HMO and Medicare Advantage Special Needs Plan
  • Cenpatico Managed Behavioral Health
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cigna Behavioral Health
  • Cofinity 
  • CompPsych
  • Coventry
  • Emerald Health Network PPO
  • Front Path PPO
  • HealthSmart/Accel
  • Humana Choice Care PPO
  • Humana One
  • Managed Health Network (Behavioral Health for Tricare)
  • Medical Mutual: Traditional, SuperMed PPOs, HMO
  • Molina Medicaid
  • MultiPlan and Beech Street
  • NWOHP Choice, Ohio Health Choice PPO
  • Ohio Health Choice
  • Ohio Health Group (HealthReach)
  • Ohio PPO Connect (OPPOC)
  • Paramount: PPO, HMO, Paramount Advantage (Medicaid)
  • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS) PPO
  • Ryan White Part B HIV (Ohio Dept. of Health Program)
  • SuperMed Classic, Plus, Preferred and Select (Medical Mutual)
  • Three Rivers Provider Network (TRPN PPO)
  • Tricare - Standard, Prime, VA PCCC, Tricare Select Reserve, VA Veterans Choice Program
  • United Healthcare (PPO, Medicaid)
  • United Behavioral Health
  • VA Veteran's Choice Program
  • Value Options Behavioral Health
  • Veteran’s Administration - patients referred to BVHS by a VA primary care physician
  • Women’s Preventive Healthcare Project (Komen) (Breast and Cervical Cancer Project)