“This is part of the Affordable Care Act that doesn’t quite work yet,” Edwards said. “This game of who’s in and who’s out is tiresome.”
Thankfully, network participation is not a big issue in Coloraodo except for the CoHealthOp plans with the EPO (Exclusive Provider Organization) network. That said, there is no easy way to look up network participation. Connect for Health Colorado has a doctor lookup tool, but it is unreliable and that’s being kind. I go to each provider website and look up doctors for my clients.