Nicklaus Children's Hospital, formerly Miami Children's Hospital
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Nicklaus Children's Hospital, formerly Miami Children's Hospital, is a preferred pediatric provider for most major South Florida health insurance plans. For parents, this means that your health insurance program is likely to cover the specialized pediatric care provided by Nicklaus Children's Hospital - the only pediatric hospital in South Florida dedicated exclusively to children.

Nicklaus Children's Hospital is committed to providing our pediatric patients with the highest level of care in cooperation with today's managed care environment. Our Managed Care department works closely with HMOs, PPOs and other health plans to track patient care and monitor outcomes. We also emphasize preventive medicine, education and multidisciplinary care to achieve the best possible patient results.

For managed care plans, Nicklaus Children's Hospital is a vital component of an effective South Florida network, consistently delivering the finest specialized care to newborns, infants, children and teenagers. 

HMOPPOFederal Exchange Medicaid Healthy Kids International
Aetna U.S. Healthcare, Inc.   
Amerigroup Florida, Inc.    
AvMed Health Plan    
Best Doctors, Inc.     
Better Health     
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida, Inc.     
Blue Cross and Blue Shield
of Florida Health Options, Inc.
Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Network Blue
Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Blue Options

Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Federal plan

Cigna Healthcare  
CMS Network     
Coventry Health Care   
Health Ease, Inc. of Florida     
Molina Healthcare of Florida, Inc.     
Neighborhood Health
Partnership, Inc. [NHP]
Preferred Care Partners, Inc.    
Prestige Health Choice, LLC     
Simply Healthcare Plans, Inc.     
Sunshine State Health Plan     
United Healthcare of Florida, Inc.
Virgin Islands Medicaid Program    


***Please note that some non Nicklaus Children's Hospital employed physicians may not accept all of the health plans listed above. Please make sure to check with your physicians office directly as well.