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Wisconsin Department Of Employee Trust Funds It's Your Choice 2016

Local Deductible Plan
Insurance for Employees
and Retirees

HealthPartners Health Plan

1-800-883-2177 or 952-883-5000

What’s New for 2016

HealthPartners service area will expand in 2016 to include Trempealeau County. We have updated our mobile app, MyHP, to make using your plan even more convenient. Whether you’re at home or on the go, your myHealthPartners plan information is right at your fingertips. From your smartphone, you can:

  • Check your plan balances
  • Search for doctors near your location
  • View your HealthPartners Member ID card and fax it to your doctor's office

Provider Directory

Go to and click on the “Find a doctor or specialist” link. Click on the PDF listing or search our online directory for providers. To request a printed directory be mailed to you, call 1-800-883-2177.

Referrals, Prior Authorizations, Out-of-Network Care

Referrals are not needed when receiving care from in-network providers. Prior authorization is required for certain services, procedures and for out-of-network providers before you receive care. You will receive written notification of the approval or denial for the prior authorization. If you are unsure if a service, test or procedure requires prior authorization or a referral, contact 1-800-883-2177 prior to the appointment or visit for a complete list.

Service Area

Qualified: Ashland, Barron, Burnett, Chippewa, Clark, Crawford, Douglas, Eau Claire, Jackson, La Crosse, Lincoln, Marathon, Monroe, Oneida, Pierce, Polk, Portage, Sawyer, St. Croix, Vernon and Washburn counties.
Non-qualified: Grant, Langlade, Pepin, Price, Rusk, Taylor, Trempealeau, Vilas and Wood counties.

Emergency and Urgent Care Outside Service Area

If you require emergency or urgent care when outside of the network, seek care at the nearest medical facility. If you are admitted to the hospital, you can contact HealthPartners at 1-800-316-9807 for help with coordinating your care and claim submission. Follow-up care must be received from an in-network provider unless otherwise approved by HealthPartners.

Mental, Behavioral Health and Substance Abuse

No referrals are necessary to see in-network behavioral health providers.

24-Hour Nurseline

Careline: 1-800-551-0859

Every effort has been made to ensure that this information is accurate, but may be subject to change. Please note revision dates located at the bottom of each page. In the event of conflicting information, federal law, state statute, state health contracts and/or policies and provisions established by the State of Wisconsin Group Insurance Board shall be followed.

This page was last modified on: 9/11/2015 7:53:05 PM