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Billing & Insurance

We participate with most local and many national insurance plans. However it is your responsibility to understand whether your insurance has limits on the doctors you can see, or the services you can receive.

If you provide complete and accurate information about your insurance, we will submit claims to your insurance carrier and receive payments for services. Depending on your insurance coverage, you may be responsible for co-payments, co-insurance, or other deductible amounts.

Please contact our billing office or call your insurance carrier should you have questions.

This list may not be all inclusive as we are constantly making revisions to our list of participating plans to better serve our patients.

If you would like us to consider a relationship with a plan that you do not see listed, please call our business office for consideration.

Networks that Medical Associates participates in:

  • Aetna (If Re-Priced by a Contracted Plan)
  • Americhoice (Hawk-I)
  • Avesis Eye Plan
  • BCC
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Shield of Illinois (PPO Plans)
  • Blue Shield of Iowa (Wellmark Universal Contract)
  • Hawk-I
  • Cigna (If Re-Priced by a Contracted Plan)
  • Coventry Healthcare of Iowa (PPO Plans Only)
  • Medicare Advanta (PPO)
  • First Administrators
  • First Health
  • Health Alliance
  • Health Smart
  • HFN
  • Humana
  • Humana Gold Medicare (PPO's Advantage Plans)
  • Illinois Health Connect (Some MA Providers - Check with Your Provider for Participation)
  • Interplan Health (Formerly Accountable Health)
  • Medicaid Illinois (IPA) (Some MA Providers - Check with Your Provider for Participation)
  • Medicaid Iowa (Amerigroup, AmeriHealth)
  • Medicare Advantage Plans
  • Medicare of Iowa
  • Medicare of Illinois
  • Medicare Railroad
  • Midlands Choice
  • Multi Plan
  • Quad City Community Health
  • RACE
  • Stephenson County Health Department
  • Spectara Vision (Formerly Optum Health Vision)
  • Superior Visions
  • Optum Health Vision
  • Three Rivers Network / TRPN
  • Tri Care Prime and Prime Remote
  • Tri Care Standard (Champus)
  • United Healthcare (Universal Contract)
  • VSP Vision
  • Well Woman