Insurance Participation

We've posted an overview of the Affordable Care Act, with links to important resources for Western Michigan University students. Please learn about how the ACA affects you and your access to health insurance. Call the health center insurance office at (269) 387-4303 for more information.

Sindecuse Health Center participates with the following insurance companies:

  • Aetna and Aetna PPO (excludes HMO)
  • Aetna Student Health
  • ASR/Physicians Care Network (excludes employer group of Lakeland HealthCare)
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield (traditional and PPO), including the following plans:
    • Blue Basic
    • Blue Choice (POS)
    • Blue Cross Anthem
    • Blue Cross Empire
    • Blue Cross Premier Plans
    • Blue Plus
    • Blue Preferred
    • Blue Preferred Plus
    • Blue Value Plan
    • Federal Blue Cross
    • Flexible Blue PPO
    • Young Adult Blue
    • Any Blue Cross PPO plan
  • Care Choices HMO (excludes Preferred Choices)
  • Cigna
  • Cigna Behavioral Health (Psychiatric services provided by Dr. Ruggiero only)
  • Cofinity (includes Kalamazoo College student insurance)
    • HMO policyholders should check with their insurance for coverage details
  • HAP
    • Preventive visits not covered at Sindecuse
    • Excludes ADD testing
  • Medicaid (excludes HMO except as noted below*)
  • Medicare (including Medicare Advantage)
  • *Meridian Health Plan of Michigan Medicaid HMO
    • Excludes Meridian Choice
  • MESSA (traditional and HMO), includes MESSA Choice II
  • Plan First! (birth control services only)
  • Priority Health (excludes Priority Medicaid and Priority Medicare), including the following plans:
    • EPO
    • PPO
    • HMO
    • POS
  • Tricare (excludes HMO and Tricare Prime)
  • United Behavioral Health (excludes United Community Plan Medicaid, formerly Great Lakes Medicaid)
  • United Healthcare
    • Mental health coverage through United Behavioral Health (excludes HMO)

Sindecuse's WMU Sports Medicine Clinic also participates with the above insurances. The Sindecuse Pharmacy participates with many major pharmacy card programs beyond those listed above.

For information regarding submitting claims to these and other plans go to our Filing Insurance page.

Updated July 15, 2014.