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Health Insurance Plans Accepted by UC San Diego Health

This list is updated periodically and subject to change. For questions or if you do not see the name of your insurance plan listed below, please call 858-249-3560 to speak with a UC San Diego Health insurance navigator or submit our Contact Us form so we can call you back.

Verify Your Coverage

UC San Diego Health accepts most major health insurance plans, but it is the patient's responsibility to call the health plans and verify that UC San Diego is an in-network provider for your particular plan. Even if your insurance plan is on the list below, it may not cover all our services or clinic locations. To verify your coverage, call your insurance company and provide these tax ID numbers:

  • UC San Diego Medical Group (physicians), 23-7064656
  • UC San Diego Medical Center (hospitals), 33-0599494

Accepted Plans


  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aetna Managed Choice HMO/POS
  • Aetna QPOS
  • Aetna through employer groups 


  • Blue Card plans with no restrictions
  • Anthem Blue Cross Prudent Buyer PPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross through employer groups 
  • University of California employee plans: UC Care, UC Core PPO, UC Medicare PPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross California Care HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Plus POS
  • Anthem Select HMO
  • CalPERS Anthem Blue Cross HMO 

AXA Assistance USA PPO

BCE Emergis (through MultiPlan)

Beech Street Capp Care PPO (through MultiPlan)

Benefits Panel Service PPO

Blue Shield of California (excluding behavioral health)

  • Employer HMO and PPO plans
  • Individual and family group PPO plans (Platinum, Gold, Silver or Bronze) bought directly through Blue Shield or through Covered California


  • Open Access Plus HMO
  • Open Access HMO
  • Great Western Healthcare (One Health Plan)

CMN Global (Europe Assistance – Global Corporate Solutions) PPO

Covered California

Global Excel PPO

Health Net 

  • Enhanced Care PPO
  • Blue & Gold HMO
  • Standard HMO plans (call to verify in-network participation)

Health Smart Preferred PPO (Interplan)

Interplan PPO (Health Smart)




Medi-Connect (Dual Medicare/Medi-Cal Plan)

MultiPlan PPO (PHCS)

National Health Solutions PPO

National Provider Network

Olympus Managed Healthcare PPO

Pacific Foundation for Medical Care (SD Foundation) PPO

PHCS PPO (Multiplan)

Prime Health Tennessee PPO

Quality Health Management PPO



  • Extra (CHAMPUS) PPO
  • Active HMO (CHAMPUS) 
  • Retired HMO

UC San Diego Student Health Insurance Plan (through Anthem) 

UC Care PPO (through Anthem)

UC Core PPO (through Anthem)


  • Alliance HMO
  • Harmony HMO
  • Signature Value HMO
  • West HMO
  • United Navigate/Navigate Select/ Navigate Select Plus HMO/POS
  • UnitedHealthcare employer plans
  • UnitedHealthcare Military

UC San Diego Medical Center and UC San Diego Medical Group are contracted with most major insurance plans. If you do not see the name of your insurance plan listed above, and you require specialty care, see your primary care physician and request an authorization to UC San Diego for specialty services.