Updates for Manhattan Life
ManhattanLife, in conjunction with First Health®, is pleased to announce its new affiliation giving ManhattanLife policyholders access to a national network of hospitals and doctors – and great savings. The First Health® network will be used for new business going forward. Recently issued business will on the First Health® network.
Use network doctors and hospitals to stretch your benefit dollars
Network doctors and hospitals have agreed to provide services to members for discounted fees. Non-network doctors and hospitals don’t have to provide a discount. Benefits may be stretched farther when the First Health® Network is utilized.
Some Key Points to Know
Initially, the network will be used for new policyholders for Affordable Choice and other hospital indemnity products.
The medical identification (ID) card has the First Health® Network logo. This tells the doctor or hospital that the insured is a network member who will have access to:
- More than 5,900 hospitals*
- Over 125,000 ancillary facilities*;
- More than 810,000 physicians and healthcare professionals with over 1.5 million service locations across all 50 states. *
- Network doctors that are carefully selected to promote quality outcomes.
- No paperwork because network doctors and hospitals file claims for you.
Easy Access to Find a Network Doctor or Hospital
An online provider directory to easily find a network doctor, hospital or other health care professional can be done by visiting www.firsthealthlbp.com. It is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. It includes the most detailed provider information available. And, it’s kept up-to-date. Only have a phone at your disposal? Then call 1-800-226-5116 – and First Health® will assist in locating network providers.
Status of Existing Policyholders on MultiPlan
Existing policyholders will be phased into the First Health® network and that schedule will be announced shortly. We will also provide an FAQ on both First Health® and the transition process. Brochures are being updated and will be available early next week.
*Network counts as of June 2020 First Health® data warehouse
First Health® is a brand name of First Health® Group Corp., a subsidiary of Aetna, a CVS Health company