How to Use the Directory

For help on how to use the directory, please select a topic below.

Search by Medical Plan

You may search for a medical provider in one of two ways:

  • By Plan; or
  • By Provider Information (either the provider’s last name or provider number).

Note: Mental Health providers are contracted through Magellan Health Services. The link to Magellan takes you to their website where you can search for behavioral health providers.

To Search by Plan

  1. Select the radio button next to the medical plan for which you wish to find a provider and click CONTINUE at the bottom of the page. If you are unsure which plan you belong to, click the link above the plan options for help.
  2. On the next page, you will see the plan that you selected at the top of the page as well as a few search–related questions that you need to complete to move forward with your search:
    • First, please submit search details based on provider location. Enter your Zip Code or your city and state, and then select the distance in miles.
    • Then, search by either type of provider or provider facility by selecting the appropriate radio button. Depending on your selection, additional search criteria may be displayed. For example, if you select “Primary Care,” you will be asked to select a type of primary care provider.
  3. When you have made all your selections, click CONTINUE at the bottom of the page to view the search results.

Your Search Results

Your search results will be displayed in a table format, with providers listed from closest to farthest in alphabetical order. The icons in the last column provide useful information to help you understand your search.

On this page, you can:

  • Choose how you'd like the results listed on the page:

    Search Tip

    If you are searching for a specialist, but are unsure which one you need, click the “What Specialist Do I Need?” link for additional information.

    • Sort results by distance or alphabetically by doctor’s last name
    • Items per page: You may choose to display the listings by:
      • 10 per page • 20 per page • 30 per page
  • Apply filters to narrow your search results
    • Whether or not the provider is Board certified
    • Whether or not the provider is accepting new patients
    • The provider's gender
    • The languages spoken at the provider’s office
  • Create a Printed Directory
    • You may obtain a printable version of the search result by selecting Create a Printed Directory from the Search Results page. This creates a PDF file which can be printed or saved.
  • Learn More about a Provider
    • Click the provider's name to access the Provider Details page. Here you will find more information about the provider such as office locations, additional languages spoken and (where available) certifications and schools attended.
  • Map and Directions
    • View a map showing where the provider is located or get driving directions to the provider’s office.
  • Begin a new search
    • You may start a new search by clicking the New Search button.

Search by Provider Name or Provider Number

This search will list medical plans in which a provider participates.

  1. On the Medical search screen, go to the bottom half of the page and and select the radio button for search by Provider Last Name.
  2. Enter a provider's last name in the box provided and click CONTINUE at the bottom of the page.
  3. Find your provider on the results page.
  4. Click on the provider’s name to view the plans the provider participates in.
  5. Click on a health plan to view more information about the provider.
  6. Click on the provider’s name to get more details on the provider.
  7. Click on Map and Directions to view a map and get driving directions.

Or

  1. On the Medical search screen, go to the bottom half of the page and select the radio button for search by Provider Number.
  2. Enter the Provider Number in the box provided and click CONTINUE at the bottom of the page.
  3. On the results page, click on the provider’s name to view the plans the provider participates in.
  4. Click on a health plan to view more information about the provider.
  5. Click on the provider’s name to get more details on the provider.
  6. Click on Map and Directions to view a map and get driving directions.

Search by Facility

  1. On the Medical search screen, select your plan and click CONTINUE at the bottom of the page.
  2. On the next screen, search by provider location by entering your Zip Code or your city and state and selecting the distance in miles for your search parameters.
  3. Then, search by Facility by selecting the type of facility you wish to locate and click CONTINUE at the bottom of the page.
  4. The results page will list all of the facilities that meet your search parameters.
  5. Click on a facility name to view more information about the facility.
  6. Click on Map and Directions to view a map and get driving directions.

Search by Dental Plan

  1. Select the radio button next to the dental plan for which you wish to find a provider and click CONTINUE at the bottom of the page. If you are unsure which plan you belong to, click the link above the plan options for help. You may also select the Traditional Dental or Preferred Dental (PPO) plan based on the first three letters of your Member ID.
  2. The next page will display different options/information depending on which plan you select:
    • If you select the Traditional Dental, Preferred Dental (PPO), Individual Select Preferred (PPO), the CareFirst BlueChoice Discount Dental Network, an NCAS or a CareFirst Administrators plan, you will see the plan that you selected at the top of the page as well as a two-step search option.
      1. First, search by provider location by entering your Zip Code or your city and state and selecting the distance in miles for your search parameters.
      2. Then, search by either dental specialty or provider’s last name by selecting the appropriate radio button.
    • If you select the DHMO plan, you will see the plan that you selected at the top of the page as well as a list of plan codes. Select the appropriate plan code and click CONTINUE at the bottom of the page. Then you will have the option to search by provider location and dental specialty or provider’s last name.
  3. When you have made all your selections, click CONTINUE at the bottom of the page to view the search results.

Your Search Results

Your search results will be displayed in a table format, with providers listed from closest to farthest in alphabetical order. The icons in the last column provide useful information to help you understand your search.

On this page, you can:

  • Choose how you'd like the results listed on the page:
    • Sort results by distance or alphabetically by doctor’s last name
    • Items per page: You may choose to display the listings by:
      • 10 per page • 20 per page • 30 per page
  • Create a Printed Directory
    • You may obtain a printable version of the search result by selecting Create a Printed Directory from the Search Results page. This creates a PDF file which can be printed or saved.
  • Learn More about a Provider
    • Click the provider's name to access the Provider Details page. Here you will find more information about the provider such as office locations, additional languages spoken and (where available) certifications and schools attended.
  • Map and Directions
    • View a map showing where the provider is located or get driving directions to the provider’s office.
  • Begin a new search
    • You may start a new search by clicking the New Search button.

Search by Vision Plan

You may search the online provider directory for the Davis Vision (BlueVision and BlueVision Plus) plans.

  1. Select the radio button next to Davis Vision and click CONTINUE at the bottom of the page.
  2. You will be redirected to the Davis Vision website where you can find a provider and get other information about the plan.

For Select Vision, you will need to refer to your printed directory or contact Member Services for assistance.