Become a Provider

Thank you for your interest in participating with IlliniCare Health. We are excited that you have selected our provider network as your network of choice.

Please note that all requests for participation will be reviewed by IlliniCare Health’s Recruitment Committee. This committee meets monthly to carefully evaluate each request submitted. The Recruitment Committee uses several factors when making a decision. Such factors may include but are not limited to:

  • Number of IlliniCare Health members in your area
  • Number of currently contracted IlliniCare providers in your specialty, in your geographic area
  • Driving distance between members and contracted IlliniCare Health providers
  • IlliniCare Health business needs

All applicants will be notified in writing by the Contracting Department as to the decision of the committee within approximately 45 business days of receipt of your request.

Become a Medical Health Provider:

To request a contract or for other information please send your contact information, including your address, via e-mail or call 866-329-4701.

Become a Behavioral Health Provider:

To become an IlliniCare Behavioral Health provider, you will need to sign a contract with Cenpatico.

Call: 1-866-329-4701
Website: Cenpatico

Become a Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) Provider:

IlliniCare Health is recruiting providers as part of Service Package II, which provides a variety of Home and Community Based Services to current members of the Integrated Care Program that are on waivers. If you are interested in joining our network, or need additional information, please send your contact information, including your address, via email or call 866-329-4701.

Become a Dental Provider:

To become an IlliniCare Health dental provider, you will need to work with DentaQuest.

Call: 1-888-875-7482
Email: Click here to email DentaQuest
Website: http://www.dentaquestgov.com

Become a Vision Care Provider:

In order to become an ophthalmologist in our network, you will need to sign a contract with OptiCare.

Call: 1-800-531-2818
Website:  http://opticare.com/joinus.aspx