Sharp in the Health Insurance Marketplace
How to Choose Sharp Through Covered California
The health insurance marketplace Covered California provides millions of people with affordable health insurance options — including new access to Sharp-affiliated physicians.
People who are uninsured or who purchase their own insurance can join Sharp by selecting one of the following health insurance plans and levels of coverage offered through Covered California. Depending on your household income, you may be eligible for a subsidy.
Open enrollment for 2016 health insurance plans through Covered California begins Nov. 1, 2015, and ends Jan. 31, 2016.
|Plan||Sharp Hospitals||Sharp Rees-Stealy Medical Group||Sharp Community Medical Group|
|Sharp Health Plan HMO: Bronze, Silver, Gold, Platinum||X||X||X|
|Anthem Blue Cross HMO: Silver, Gold, Platinum||X||X||Selected physicians; verify with your health plan|
|Anthem Blue Cross EPO: Bronze, Silver, Gold, Platinum, Catastrophic||X||X||Selected physicians; verify with your health plan|
|Health Net CommunityCare HMO: Silver, Gold, Platinum||X||Selected physicians; verify with your health plan|
|Health Net PureCare EPO: Bronze||X||Selected physicians; verify with your health plan|
|Health Net PureCare HSP: Bronze||X||Selected physicians; verify with your health plan|
Purchase a health plan through Covered California and begin your relationship with Sharp. You are also able to purchase individual insurance plans directly from the insurance providers and separate from Covered California.
Sharp’s passion for caring is shared by our 2,600 physicians, including more than 1,100 physicians in our two affiliated medical groups — Sharp Rees-Stealy and Sharp Community Medical Group — and more than 16,000 employees.
We invite you to begin your Sharp Experience through Covered California.
How can I get more information?
If you'd like more information about how health care reform may impact you, visit our Frequently Asked Questions about the Affordable Care Act and Covered California.
If you need additional information about health insurance coverage or how to receive care at Sharp, call 1-800-82-SHARP (1-800-827-4277), Monday through Friday, 8 am to 6 pm.
How can I find a Sharp-affiliated physician?
Search for a San Diego doctor or speak to a physician-referral nurse by calling 1-800-82-SHARP (1-800-827-4277), Monday through Friday, 8 am to 6 pm.