Effective 1/30/2020

If you have questions, or need help choosing a plan, please talk with one of our Certified Application Counselors by calling 314-273-0880.

Missouri exchanges (Eastern Missouri area)

Washington University Physicians and Barnes-Jewish Hospital participate in the following Marketplace Exchange and Small Business Exchange options in Eastern Missouri:

Exchange PlanWashington University Physicians
Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Cigna Connect
YesYes
Cox Health PlanYesYes
Anthem BCBS
Pathway/Pathway X
(not any Anthem Pathway product)
NoNo
AmbetterNoNo
WellFirst Health
NoNo

Illinois exchanges (Metro East area) 

Washington University Physicians and Barnes-Jewish Hospital participate in the following Exchange options:

Exchange Plan
Washington University Physicians
Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Blue Cross/Blue Shield IL
(all plans through Blue Card program when seen in Missouri)
YesYes
Health Alliance
YesYes

Important information for health-care exchange members

During Open Enrollment make sure your Marketplace plan includes Washington University Physicians and BJC hospitals. If you have questions, or need help choosing a plan, please talk with one of our Certified Application Counselors by calling 314-273-0880.

In Missouri

Washington University and BJC are only participating in Cigna Connect. Cigna Connect plans are available in these Missouri counties:

  • Boone
  • Franklin
  • Jefferson
  • Lincoln
  • St. Charles
  • Ste. Genevieve
  • St. Francois
  • St. Louis County
  • Warren
  • Washington
  • St. Louis City

In Illinois

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Illinois
  • Health Alliance – Available in all Southern Illinois Counties excluding: Madison, St. Clair and Monroe

To verify if you are eligible for coverage please contact our Washington University Certified Application Counselors during open enrollment. If you have already selected another health plan option, you have a 90-day period during which you are permitted to change your selection. This information ONLY applies if you have insurance through the Healthcare Exchange (Affordable Care Act). When it comes to your health plans, the more you know the better you choose.