Insurance Information

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center accepts most insurance plans. A list of accepted insurance plans is listed below and is subject to change.

Certain coverage restrictions may apply based on your individual benefit package. Please check with your health insurance carrier to see if Milton S Hershey Medical Center is part of your insurance plan network. If you receive services from a provider who is in your insurance plan network, you may receive the highest level of benefits.  If you receive services from a provider who is not in your insurance plan network, the insurance plan may require out of network authorizations and pay at a lower level of benefits.

If you have a question regarding whether Hershey Medical Center accepts a particular insurance, managed care plan or if you need to make arrangements to pay your bill,  please call or email Patient Financial Services, Patient Inquiry Department at 717-531-5069 or 800-254-2619.

  • For an overview and definition of managed care terms, please view the glossary.
Carrier Plan Types
Adult Community Autism Program (ACAP) Special Program
Advantra Medicare Advantage


Aetna Better Health Medicaid HMO
Aetna Better Health Kids Government program
Aetna Medicare Medicare Advantage
AmeriHealth Administrators Commercial
AmeriHealth Caritas Medicaid HMO
AmeriHealth Caritas Northeast Medicaid HMO
APS Healthcare (EAP) Behavioral Health
Auto Insurance Auto
Berkshire Health Plan Commercial
Blue Cross/Blue Shield (Out of State)
Blue Card Exchange Members
Blue Cross/Blue Shield Northeast PA Commercial
Blue Cross/Blue Shield Northeast PA - First Priority Commercial
Blue Ridge Health Network Commercial
Capital Blue Cross Commercial
Capital Blue Cross Senior Blue Medicare Advantage
Capital Blue Cross Secure Blue Medicare Advantage
CCBHO (Community Care Behavioral Health) Behavioral Health
Central Susquehanna HealthCare Providers Commercial
ChoiceCare Commercial
CIGNA Commercial
Clear Care Corporation Commercial
Core Source Commercial
EHP Significa Network Commercial
Everence Financial Commercial
Gateway Health Plan Medicaid HMO
Gateway Assured Medicare Advantage
Geisinger Health Plan (Geisinger Health System employees and dependents only) Commercial
Great West Life Commercial
Health America Commercial
Health Assurance Commercial
Highmark/Pennsylvania Blue Shield Commercial
Highmark/Pennsylvania Blue Shield - Community Blue Medicare HMO Medicare Advantage
Highmark Freedom Blue Medicare Advantage
Highmark - Supplements to Medicare Commercial
Highmark Vision - for Penn State Hershey, Penn State College of Medicine and Commonwealth of PA employees only (Davis Vision) Vision
Keystone Health Plan Central Commercial
Keystone Health Plan Central Senior Blue Medicare Advantage
Magellan Behavioral Health
Mailhandlers Commercial
MedCare International Inc. Commercial
Medical Assistance of Pennsylvania Medicaid
Medicare Medicare
MHNet Behavioral Health
National Vision Administrators - (for employees of HERCO and Milton Hershey School only) Vision
OneNet Commercial
Penn Highlands Health Plan Commercial
Perform Care Behavioral Health
PSU Student Health Plan (administered by Aetna) Commercial
Preferred Health Care System, Inc. (PHS) (Altoona) Commercial
Preferred Healthcare (PHS) (Lancaster) Commercial
Prime Health Services Commercial
Prime Source Commercial
Private Health Care Systems (PHCS) Commercial
Quest Behavioral Health Behavioral Health
South Central Preferred Commercial
Three Rivers Provider Network Commercial
TriCare Government Program
TriCare for Life Medicare Advantage
UHC Student Resources Commercial
United Behavioral Health Behavioral Health
United Healthcare and Affiliates


United Healthcare Community Plan for Families Government Program
United Healthcare Community Plan for Kids Government Program
UPMC for Kids Kids CHIP
UPMC for You Medicaid HMO
UPMC for Life Medicare Advantage
Valley Preferred Commercial
Vibra Health Plan (effective January 1, 2017) Medicare Advantage