Who We Are

Quality Care for Business

At NORTHWEST HEALTH PLAN we offer safe, high-quality care to members accessing care in Northwest Arkansas.

NORTHWEST HEALTH PLAN is a community-based solution to combat rising health care costs and is powered by top tier local providers to allow plan participants to seek care from a high-quality and cost-efficient network in the region.

Our Purpose

NORTHWEST HEALTH PLAN purpose is to collaborate to improve the health of the community by bringing a unique health solution to create high-quality care for businesses in our local area.

The Northwest Health Plan Approach

  1. ACCESS TO THE FINANCIAL ADVANTAGES OF A LEVEL-FUNDED OR TRADITIONAL SELF-FUNDED HEALTH PLAN. KEY BENEFIT ADMINISTRATORS (KBA) IS ONE OF THE COUNTRY’S LARGEST INDEPENDENTLY OWNED THIRD PARTY ADMINISTRATORS SUPPORTING A WIDE VARIETY OF GROUP BENEFIT PLANS.
  2. QUALITY PROVIDERS ARE INCENTIVIZED TO REDUCE YOUR CLAIM COSTS. NORTHWEST HEALTH PLAN INCLUDES COMPREHENSIVE ACCESS TO OVER 400 PROVIDERS AND 487 BEDS WITH FIVE HOSPITALS INCLUDING: NORTHWEST MEDICAL CENTER – BENTONVILLE, NORTHWEST MEDICAL CENTER – SPRINGDALE, SILOAM SPRINGS REGIONAL HOSPITAL, NORTHWEST HEALTH PHYSICIANS’ SPECIALTY HOSPITAL AND WILLOW CREEK WOMEN’S HOSPITAL, OTHER LOCAL INDEPENDENT PRIMARY AND SPECIALTY PRACTICES AND A NATIONAL WRAP NETWORK, TO ALLOW PLAN PARTICIPANTS TO SEEK HIGH-QUALITY AND COST-EFFICIENT CARE.
  3. RESULTS-BASED HEALTH MANAGEMENT PROGRAMS THAT IMPROVE EMPLOYEE HEALTH THROUGH THE COMMUNITY QUALITY ALLIANCE (CQA) AND THE AMERICAN HEALTH DATA INSTITUTE (AHDI), THE LARGEST AND OLDEST POPULATION HEALTH DATABASE IN THE COUNTRY – USES AN EVIDENCE-BASED APPROACH TO PROVIDE AN INTEGRATED PLATFORM FOR POPULATION HEALTH MANAGEMENT.

Quality Care for Business

Northwest Health Plan is a unique health plan that improves your health care cost by addressing your plan’s primary cost drivers. Our solution is the result of a collaborative effort by some of the nation’s most innovative, well-respected health care organizations and population health management programs. Together we have created an integrated approach that allows employers to control health care costs from every angle.