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Insurance Plans Accepted at Palos Medical Group

Palos Medical Group participates on an “in-network” basis with most major insurance companies and payors, including Medicare and Medicaid, as shown in the list below. We recommend that you contact your insurance company to confirm Palos Medical Group’s participation before you schedule an appointment. Your insurance company can also answer any questions you may have about your benefits and coverage.

If you are seeking services at Palos Hospital or Palos Imaging & Diagnostics (PID), please refer to their separate pages for a list of insurance plans they accept. While Palos Hospital and PID participate in many of the same insurance plans as Palos Medical group, they differ on some.

This list was last updated on August 7, 2018 and is subject to change at any time without notice.

Plans accepted at PMG




  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna HMO Health Network Only
  • Aetna Choice POS
  • Aetna Choice POS ll
  • Aetna Elect Choice EPO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS
  • Aetna NAP
  • Aetna Open Access
  • Aetna Open Access Elect Choice (EPO)
  • Aetna Open Access EPO
  • Aetna Open Access Health Network Only
  • Aetna Open Access HMO
  • Aetna Open Access Managed Choice (POS)
  • Aetna Open Access Managed Choice
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aetna PPO
  • Aetna Premier Care Network
  • Aetna QPOS
  • Aetna Savings Plus
  • Aetna Select
  • Aetna Select Open Access
  • State of Illinois HMO
  • State of Illinois Open Access
  • State of Illinois QCHP (PPO)

Medicare Advantage:

  • Aetna Medicare Standard Plan (PPO)
  • Aetna Medicare Value Plan HMO
  • Aetna Medicare Value Plan PPO
  • Aetna Medicare Complete Plan 1 (HMO)

Aetna Better Health


  • Aetna Better Health Premier Plan


  • *Commercial Exchange

Beacon Health Options (formerly known as ValueOptions)

  • Behavioral Health/Substance Abuse Network - Commercial Plans Only

Beech Street Corporation

  • PPO

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois


  • Blue Choice PPO
  • Blue Choice Preferred PPO
  • Blue Options/Blue Choice Options (Tier 1)
  • PPO

Medicare Advantage:

  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage Choice Plus (PPO)
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage Choice Premier (PPO)
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage Premier Plus (HMO-POS)
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage (PPO)

Commercial Exchange:

  • Blue Choice Preferred PPO Bronze
  • Blue Choice Preferred PPO Silver
  • Blue Choice Preferred PPO Gold


  • PPO



  • HMO 
  • Open Access
  • Open Access Plus
  • PPO

Please note: Palos Medical Group does not participate in the Cigna Connect and LocalPlus networks.

Cigna Behavioral Health

  • Behavioral Health/Substance Abuse Network


  • PPO


  • Workers' Comp Program/Network



  • HMO
  • PPO
  • POS

DuPage Medical Group (DMG) (fka Pronger Smith) (BCBS HMOI Site #082)

  • BCBS HMOI members of DMG (BCBS HMOI Site #082) with valid PCP referral and/or approval from DMG, as required

Fresenius Health Partners

  • Fresenius Total Health (C-SNP)


  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO



  • PPO

  • Workers' Compensation Program/Network



  • Choice POS
  • COT National POS - OpenAccess
  • EPO PPO Open Access
  • GE Health Care Preferred
  • HMO Premier
  • Hospira Premier HMO Illinois
  • Humana/Choicecare Network PPO
  • Humana PPO
  • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Humana Preferred POS - Open Access
  • Illinois Coordinated Care Network/Loyola Physician Partners
  • National EPO
  • National POS Open Access
  • National POS Open Access Plus
  • P&G National POS
  • Saint Joseph Hospital NPOS
  • US Bank


  • Humana Gold Plus Integrated


  • Humana Community HMO Diabetes and Heart (C-SNP)
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO
  • HumanaChoice PPO
  • Humana Gold Choice (PFFS)


*Commercial Exchange:

  • Ambetter


  • IlliniCare Health Medicare-Medicaid Plan

Magellan Healthcare

  • Behavioral Health/Substance Abuse Network





MultiPlan (incl PHCS)


  • PPO

  • Workers' Compensation Program/Network

Southland IPA (SIPA) (BCBS HMOI Site #444)

  • BCBS HMOI members of SIPA (BCBS HMOI Site #444) with valid PCP referral and/or approval from SIPA, as required

Sunrise Advantage Plan

Medicare Advantage:

  • Sunrise Advantage Plan ISNP
  • Sunrise Advantage Plan CSNP
  • Sunrise Advantage Plan MAPD



  • All Savers Health Plan
  • Heritage/United Healthcare of the River Valley Choice
  • Choice
  • Choice HMO
  • Choice Plus
  • Choice Plus with Harvard Pilgrim
  • Choice with Harvard Pilgrim
  • Core
  • Core Essential
  • Core HMO/Core Essential HMO
  • Heritage Plus
  • Heritage Select POS/HMO
  • Heritage Select EPO
  • Heritage Select Advantage - IA
  • Heritage Select Advantage - AR, GA, NC, SC, TN
  • Navigate HMO/Navigate Balanced HMO/Navigate Plus HMO
  • Navigate/Navigate Balanced
  • Navigate Plus
  • Medica Choice with UnitedHealthcare Choice Plus
  • NexusACO OA
  • NexusACO OAP
  • NexusACO R/NexusACO RB
  • Nexus ACO
  • Options PPO
  • Options PPO with Harvard Pilgrim
  • Passport Connect Choice
  • Passport Connect Choice Plus
  • Select
  • Select HMO
  • Select Plus

Medicare Advantage:

  • AARP MedicareComplete Plan 1 (HMO)
  • AARP MedicareComplete Plan 2 (HMO)
  • AARP MedicareComplete Access
  • UnitedHealthcare Group Medicare Advantage PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Nursing Home Plan (I-SNP)

United Behavioral Health

  • Behavioral Health/Substance Abuse Network

* Does not include Palos Behavioral Health