Anthem Blue Cross
Frequently Asked Questions
What does it mean now that PVHMC has a contract with Anthem Blue Cross?
The reinstatement means that patients with Anthem Blue Cross health insurance plans will have access to in-network care at PVHMC. The contract covers both HMO and PPO Anthem Blue Cross plans. Members enrolled in these plans can receive care at PVHMC for covered medical services at the highest level of benefits.
How long is the new contract with Anthem Blue Cross?
Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center (PVHMC) and Anthem Blue Cross have reached a multi-year agreement. Physicians and specialists can be confident in referring patients with Anthem Blue Cross insurance to PVHMC.
PVHMC accepts self-pay, Medicare, Medicare/Medi-Cal (Medi-Medi) fee-for-service and most managed care insurance plans, including most HMO, PPO and POS plans, even many health plans we don't contract with. By accepting nearly all insurance options, our entire team of medical professionals works together with your health plan to ensure the highest quality care in the most efficient, cost effective manner.
Although your health insurance plan may be listed, your coverage is determined by your health insurance plan.
What services are covered by the new contract? What services are not covered?
PVHMC is now contracted with Anthem Blue Cross as an in-network provider. In some cases, you may need authorization for scheduled services. Please discuss authorization with your physician’s office. He or she may need to contact Anthem Blue Cross and/or the IPA.
If emergency services are needed, can PVHMC provide those?
Regardless if you have insurance or not, or the ability to pay, if you need medical treatment you should go to the nearest medical emergency facility.
Who can I call if I have further questions?
We have a dedicated Helpline, staffed by Hospital representatives, to answer any questions for members of our community, patients, physicians and Associates. The Helpline number is (909) 865-9664. Staff is available to answer calls from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.