Carrier Network Updates

UPDATED (10/2/2023)

NEW Notice about Parkridge Health System and TriStar Health, System, Inc. (HCA) Facilities for those enrolled in the Cigna Open Access Plus Network

Cigna and HCA have reached an agreement. The hospitals identified in the previous update of 9/15/23 will remain in the OAP network. Members who received a termination announcement will receive another letter from Cigna confirming the new agreement.

 

UPDATED (9/15/2023)

Notice about Parkridge Health System and TriStar Health, System, Inc. (HCA) Facilities for those enrolled in the Cigna Open Access Plus Network

Facilities and affiliated provider groups may no longer participate in Cigna’s OAP network starting October 1, 2023.  They will leave the network unless a contract agreement is reached.

The following hospitals are expected to leave the network October 1, 2023:

  • Parkridge Medical Center, Inc. – Chattanooga
  • Parkridge East Hospital – Chattanooga
  • Parkridge West Hospital – Jasper
  • TriStar Ashland City Medical Center – Ashland City
  • Tristar Horizon Medical Center – Dickson
  • TriStar Hendersonville Medical Center – Hendersonville
  • TriStar Summit Medical Center – Hermitage
  • TriStar Centennial Medical Center – Nashville
  • TriStar Skyline Medical Center – Nashville
  • TriStar Southern Hills Medical Center – Nashville
  • Tristar Stonecrest Medical Center – Smyrna
  • TriStar NorthCrest Medical Center – Springfield

Members families who have recently visited one of the above hospitals will receive letters from Cigna with additional details.  Sample letters can be found here:

If you are a member with questions or you think you may qualify for continuity of care, call Cigna at 800.997.1617 anytime or visit cigna.com/stateoftn.

Links to lists for network facilities can be found on the ParTNers website, under Carrier Information, and the All-Networks Hospital List, which compares hospitals across all networks, can be found at:  https://www.tn.gov/content/dam/tn/partnersforhealth/documents/comb_hospital_list_091523.pdf.  

UPDATED (6/21/2023)

Notice about Methodist Facilities for those enrolled in BCBS Networks 

BCBST and Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare negotiations have resulted in the following network changes effective June 1, 2023.  For more information, visit https://bcbstnetworkupdates.com/

 

Back in BCBS Network S

  • Methodist Le Bonheur Children’s Medical Center
  • Methodist Le Bonheur Children’s Medical Center – Germantown

 

Back in BCBS Network P

  • Methodist Le Bonheur Children’s Medical Center
  • Methodist Le Bonheur Children’s Medical Center – Germantown
  • Methodist Healthcare – University Hospital
  • Methodist Blood and Marrow Transplant Center at Methodist University Hospital
  • Methodist Healthcare – North Hospital
  • Methodist Healthcare – South Hospital
  • Methodist Healthcare – Germantown Hospital
  • Methodist Comprehensive Breast Center – Germantown and Midtown locations
  • Methodist Surgery Center – Germantown
  • Methodist Healthcare – Olive Branch Hospital – Mississippi