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How to join the Humana and ChoiceCare networks

Many physicians and other health care providers may request to join the Humana and ChoiceCare® networks by completing an online form. Others need to follow a different process. Please review the information below for details.

Exclusions for online contracting

The online application process is not available in all states. Please view the list of states where this tool is not available and whom you should contact in these markets:

Also, Humana is not currently accepting applications for all markets or all specialties. Please review this list(PDF opens in new window) if you are in one of the following groups or markets:

  • Behavioral health providers
  • Chiropractors
  • Dental providers
  • Skilled nursing facilities
  • Arizona
  • California
  • Colorado
  • Hawaii
  • Louisiana
  • Mississippi
  • Nevada
  • Tennessee
  • Wisconsin

Information to review before applying online

Some Humana networks may have additional participation criteria physicians and other health care providers must meet in order to be granted participation status. If you are eligible to use our online application, please:

  1. Review this important information.
  2. Complete our online form(link opens in new window)

Frequently asked questions

  1. Q: What happens after I successfully submit my contract request online?

    A: Humana contracting representatives will review your request and may contact you for additional or clarifying information. Once any needed information is received, a Humana representative will contact you to initiate a participation agreement. You’ll have an opportunity to review the agreement and be asked to sign it and return it to Humana. Credentialing may be required before an agreement becomes effective, and you may be asked for additional information to complete credentialing. Once credentialing is complete, you'll receive a copy of the contract. It will be signed by a Humana representative, and you will be advised of your effective date with Humana.

  2. Q: What should I do if I haven’t received a response to my previous contract request?

    A: If your request was submitted within the past 90 days, please call Humana Provider Relations at 1-800-626-2741 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Central time, Monday through Friday. If more than 90 days have passed since you submitted your request, please resubmit your request using our online application process, unless you are in a state where the online application process is not available. If you submitted a request directly to a Humana market office, please follow up with that office.

  3. Q: My contract request was not accepted. Can I reapply in the future?

    A: Yes.

  4. Q: Whom can I contact with questions about why my contract request was not accepted?

    A: Please call Humana Provider Relations at 1-800-626-2741 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Central time, Monday through Friday.

  5. Q: Will I need to submit documentation when completing the web form?

    A: No, you will not be asked to upload documentation. You will, however, need to have several pieces of information handy. Please review these instructions for a list of the kinds of information you will need when completing the web form.