Tier 1 providers include providers in the Mercyhealth network and those in the First Health complementary network. When you use this level of benefits, you pay a lower share of the cost of health care services you receive.
Please be aware that even though the following providers/hospital groups may be found on the First Health complementary website, they are not available to you as a Tier 1 provider: Aurora Health Care, Beloit Health System, SSM Health (formerly Dean Health System/St. Mary’s Hospital and Monroe Clinic), OSF HealthCare System, Swedish American Health System.
Providers in tier 2 include those who are not listed in the MercyCare Provider Directory or on the First Health complementary website. When you use this level of benefits, you pay the greatest share of the cost of health care services you receive.