What’s New for 2019

Quartz is now offering another convenient option for you to get care from the comfort of your home, work or on the go. UW Health Care Anywhere is available 24/7, providing video visits using your smartphone, tablet, or desktop computer with webcam. Care Anywhere is available for members with common nonemergency symptoms. Visit for more information.

Quartz – UW Health network provides you with a broad selection of providers, hospitals and clinics located in Dane County (excluding the communities of Cambridge and Mazomanie). We take pride in serving each community with exceptional service and access to the area’s top-rated health care. We are a company committed to the good health and well-being of the individuals and families in the communities we serve. Visit for more information.

Provider Directory

Go to to access a provider directory. Select “Find a Doctor for State Employees.” Select the “UW Health Network” link. To request a printed provider directory be mailed to you, call 1-844-644-3455.

Referrals, Authorizations, Out-of-Network

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 upon approval or denial for the prior authorization. You may check the status of your request at If you are unsure if a service, test or procedure requires prior authorization or a referral, call 1-844-644-3455 prior to the appointment or visit

Emergency and Urgent Care

If you require emergency or urgent care when outside of the network, seek care at the nearest medical facility. Contact your primary care physician if assistance is needed to determine the appropriate level of care. Follow-up care must be received from an in-network provider unless approved by Quartz.

Mental, Behavioral Health and Substance Abuse

For assistance in accessing mental, behavioral health or substance abuse services, call UW Health - Behavioral Health Care Management at 1-800-683-2300.

24-Hour Nurseline

Contact your primary care provider for after-hour or out-of-area care instructions.

Major Health Systems

  • Associated Physicians, LLP
  • Luedtke-Storm-Mackey Chiropractic Clinic
  • Phases, Primary Healthcare for Women
  • UnityPoint Health – Meriter Hospital & Clinics
  • UW Health – University Hospital & Clinics

Full Service Areas

Dane County
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