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Why KP

Whether you are looking for the broadest choice in providers or an unbeatable value with care and coverage under one roof, Kaiser Permanente Washington has a plan to meet your needs.

Kaiser Permanente Access PPO health plans offer the broadest physician choice with in-network providers through the Kaiser Permanente Washington Access PPO provider network, as well as First Choice Health and First Health in all other states. And you don’t need a referral for most services.

The First Choice Health network gives you even more Access PPO in-network providers in Washington state, plus Oregon, Idaho, Montana, and Alaska. You can find First Choice Health network providers at fchn.com/ProviderSearch. Click on "Health Plan Members Access myFirstChoice Portal" and fill out search information. Select "Entire First Choice Health PPO Network" and view your results.

You can use the providers with the First Health network for states outside the Pacific Northwest. This network has more than 5,000 hospitals and 1 million health professionals. To find these providers, go to myfirsthealth.com, click on "Start now," and fill out type of provider and location information. Click on "Search now" to view results.

Learn more about the perks of our Access PPO plans.

Why KP in Puget Sound (PDF)
Why KP in Spokane (PDF)
Why KP in all other areas (PDF)

Kaiser Permanente WA Core plans are HMO plans that cover in-network services through a network of high-quality health care providers. Our plans offer great value with low or no deductibles for many services, and when you get care at one of our care facilities, you get many convenient services under one roof, saving time and hassle. Can’t get to a Kaiser Permanente Washington medical facility? Don’t worry. We share our quality care resources with other doctors in our network, so whether you get care from Kaiser Permanente Washington physicians or with a contracted doctor, we'll help you get and stay healthy.

Learn more about the perks of our Core plans.

Why KP in Puget Sound (PDF)
Why KP in Spokane (PDF)
Why KP in all other areas (PDF)

Start here to view your plan options, or learn more about how to pick the plan that’s best for you and your family.

Note: Plan offerings vary by county. Availability is based on the county in which you live or work.