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Accepted Health Plans

Prior to receiving services, all patients are encouraged to verify their benefits with their plan administrator by calling the contact information phone number listed on their health insurance card. Patients are responsible for any out-of-network expenses for services rendered at Gibson Area Hospital. Gibson Area Hospital is not responsible to notify patients when network affiliations are changed.

Gibson Area Hospital is a preferred provider of the health plans of many different insurance companies and health networks throughout our service area. A sample listing of the insurance companies and health networks that are accepted by Gibson Area Hospital are listed below. Gibson Area Hospital does not participate in every product a health plan offers. Many insurance companies may be included in the plans listed below. Gibson Area Hospital also contracts directly with some employers. Please contact your employer or insurance carrier if you have questions about your coverage.


Following are the health insurance companies we now accept effective August 14, 2020.


Aetna Coventry

Aetna Coventry Medicare Advantage


Beech Street

Blue Cross Blue Shield – PPO + Blue Choice Preferred

Blue Cross Community Health Plans – Medicaid only

Community Partners Health Plans (CPHP network covers Humana PPO, Choice Care Network PPO & POS, National POS)


First Health (Aetna Coventry Rental Network)

Health Alliance

Health Alliance Medicare Advantage

Health Alliance Simplete Tier 2 and Tier 3 ONLY

HFN, Inc. – all products including HMO, self-funded & workers comp

IlliniCare Health – Medicaid only

Integrated Health Plan

Interplan Health Group


Medicare – In addition to regular Medicare, all Medicare Supplement Plans F & G are accepted.

Meridian Health Plan – Medicaid only

Molina Healthcare – Medicaid + Dual Options

MultiPlan/PHCS – excludes HMOs, Medicare Plans & Consumer Savings Cards

NPPN (National Preferred Provider Network)

Prime Health Services Inc.

SIHO Network, LLC

Quanex Employees

Three Rivers

UMR (UHC Rental Network)

UnitedHealthcare **excludes Behavioral Health

YouthCare Illinois


*Regarding Medicare Advantage (MA) products not listed above: most MA plans do offer out-of-network benefits for many services—benefits must be confirmed/authorized prior to service.


*Behavioral Health benefits may be handled by a third-party administrator, or even excluded, from some of the plans listed above—benefits must be confirmed/authorized prior to service.


*We are OUT OF NETWORK with the following companies and/or listed products:

Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Centene except YouthCare Illinois, Cigna, CountyCare Health Plan, Health Alliance Simplete Tier 1, Healthlink, Humana HMO, Liberty HealthShare, NextLevel Health, United Healthcare Behavioral Health, Wellcare except Meridian.  


***Disclaimer: This exclusion list is not comprehensive.



How to Contact Us

To contact Gibson Area Hospital directly call (217) 784-4251. For Security Concerns please call the Security Officer at (217) 379-7781. For general questions or comments about the GAHHS website, fill out the form on the contact page or email .

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