Insurance

The types of insurance the Unified Clinics at Western Michigan University accepts depends on which clinic you are a patient of. Please find your clinic below to see if your insurance is accepted.

WMU employee benefits information

Audiology

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - MPSERS: Hearing aids only
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO WMU employee groups and retirees: Cannot bill for equipment
  • Blue Care Network: Can bill for equipment with prior authorization from primary care provider
  • Children's Special Health Services
  • Health Plan of Michigan: Hearing evaluation only, all other services must be authorized
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Michigan Educational Special Services Association (MESSA): Hearing evaluation only, client to check for additional benefits
  • United Health Care: Patient must call and check for benefits

Behavioral Health Services

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO WMU Employees
  • Value Options

Children's Trauma Assessment Center

  • Adoption Subsidy (with prior approval)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO WMU employee groups receive free services
  • Family Independence Agency (FIA)
  • Medicaid
  • Meridian

Comprehensive Women's Health

  • Aetna/Cofinity/Multiplan
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO - WMU Employees
  • Blue Care Network
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Federal Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Healthscope
  • Medicare, Medicare Advantage, Medicare Advantage Plus Blue, Railroad Medicare
  • Michigan Educational Special Services Association (MESSA)
  • Priority Health
  • Private Health Care Systems
  • United Medical Resources
  • United Health Care

Occupational Therapy

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO - WMU Employees
  • Can bill auto insurance if authorized prior to services

Speech and Voice Therapy

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO - WMU Employees
  • Michigan Educational Special Services Association (MESSA)
  • United Health Care

Vision

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO - WMU Employees
  • Medicare
  • Medicare Advantage
  • Medicaid

*Please note that insurance plans may vary and are subject to change. Please contact your plan provider for specific coverage information.