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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 for notifying 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 is 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 as of January 01, 2023.



**GAH is only in-network for BCBSIL PPO plans.  We are not in-network for out-of-state plans or national plans such as Anthem.  Some plans allow us to submit claims to local BCBS.   However please note you could pay out-of-network costs. 


*TRICARE East --Humana Military – We are not in-network.  However, we can accept patients as certified members of these insurances.  Will apply to in-network benefits.  MUST have a prior auth.


*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:

Aetna Better Health MMAI Plan, AMBETTER-MMAI, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, BCBS MA or MMAI, BCBS Out-of-State Plans, Cigna, CountyCare Health Plan, Health Alliance Simplete Tier 1, Healthlink, Humana HMO, Humana Medicare Advantage, Humana MMAI, Liberty HealthShare, NextLevel Health, United Healthcare Behavioral Health, United Healthcare-Optum VACCN, United Healthcare-Medicare Advantage.


***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) 784-2370. For general questions or comments about the GAHHS website, fill out the form on the contact page or email .

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