We’re not a statewide health plan, and we like it that way. If you’re looking for local people you can reach in person, or on the phone, that’s us. We’re proud to live and work where you do, and from our Sacramento headquarters we do it all—from handling claims, billing and enrollment to meeting with employers and members one-on-one.
Why Choose WHA?
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You trust your doctor to give you the best care possible and your doctor trusts Western Health Advantage. More than 92% of our providers would recommend WHA to other physicians.Source: 2015 Provider Satisfaction Survey. 92.5% of providers would recommend Western Health Advantage to other physicians' practices.
Actions speak louder than words. And at WHA, you’ll be greeted with fast, accurate and personal service. You’ll appreciate how easy we’ve made managing your health plan.
Why settle for one medical group when you can have access to six? Our partnership with our medical groups expands your choices of specialty physicians. With Advantage Referral you have access to many specialist in the Advantage Referral program, not just from your particular medical group.
Western Health Advantage is affiliated with the leading hospitals and doctors throughout Northern California. Our network of nearly 3,000 doctors and 15 hospitals has no limits-regardless of your plan.
Tools for healthy living:
We believe that you deserve every opportunity possible to reach your health goals. When you choose Western Health Advantage, you'll have access to a suite of health and wellness programs, from instructor led classes to disease management programs.
24/7 Nurse Advice
As well as standard advice for medical issues, Optum's Nurse24 will answer your general health and wellness questions, 24/7.
Get an overall view of your health and habits plus a personalized plan for improvement with MyWHA Wellness online tools.
Attend one of the no-cost health education programs and classes that are provided through our medical groups.
24/7 Travel Assistance
Assist America provides worldwide assistance with lost prescriptions, medical consultations and much more.
Manage your chronic condition with the help of one of our no-cost disease management programs available through Optum.
Mind & Body Wellness
Enjoy the benefits of using complementary and alternative medicine, such as acupuncture and chiropractic care.