Referral Programs


Membership with Western Health Advantage means choices and flexibility for specialty care.

Advantage Referral program

WHA’s Advantage Referral program provides members with access to specialists from the following medical groups, expanding access to specialty care outside of their PCP’s medical group:

  • Dignity Health | Mercy Medical Group
  • Dignity Health | Woodland Clinic Medical Group
  • Hill Physicians Medical Group - Sacramento
  • St. Joseph Health Medical Network
  • Meritage Medical Network
  • NorthBay Healthcare
  • Hill Physicians providers associated with UCSF Health
Learn more about Advantage Referral

Alliance Referral program

Canopy Health’s Alliance Referral program allows members to access in-network services within the entire Canopy Health alliance of doctors and specialists, which include:

  • Canopy Health | Hill Physicians – San Francisco
  • Canopy Health | Hill Physicians – East Bay
  • Canopy Health | Hill Physicians – Solano
  • Canopy Health | Meritage Medical Network
  • Canopy Health | John Muir Health
  • Canopy Health | SCCIPA
Learn more about Alliance Referral

Note: Members are eligible for either Advantage Referral or Alliance Referral based on the medical group of the member's Primary Care Physician (PCP). UC Davis-affiliated enrollees are not eligible to participate in the Advantage Referral Program. 

The Alliance Referral program is owned and operated by Canopy Health and is offered at Canopy Health’s discretion. WHA offers information about Canopy’s Alliance Referral program as a courtesy to our members. All program rules and benefits are managed by Canopy Health.