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Network Participation Request

ATTENTION: If you are currently a provider participating in one or more Health Net of California networks and are having issues registering for the new provider portal, DO NOT submit the network participation forms below.

Instead, please send an email with your contact information so a provider network representative can reach out and assist.


Thank you for your interest in obtaining an agreement for participation in the Health Net provider network. To request participation in the Health Net network:

  1. Identify your specialty (Practitioner or Organizational).
  2. Download and complete the correct participation form.
  3. Return your completed form to the location indicated on the form.

Network Participation Request – California

Thank you for your interest in obtaining an agreement for participation in the Health Net of California provider network. Please note that the participation request forms below apply only to physicians, licensed health care professionals and ancillary providers with practice locations in California.

The list below will assist you in determining which application applies to you or your organization. Specific instructions on submission are included within each application.

Identify your specialty (do not submit both forms)

California Physicians

Physician Network Participation Request Form (PDF)

To be completed for the following provider types:

  • Physicians
  • Qualified Autism Service Providers (PPO Only)
  • Urgent Care Centers
  • Other licensed health care professionals including:
    • PT, OT, Speech Therapist
    • Dietitian, Nutritionist
    • MFT, LCSW, PhD (PPO Only)
    • Physician Assistants
    • Nurse Practitioners
    • Midwifes

California Ancillary Providers

Ancillary Provider Network Participation Request Form (PDF)

To be completed for the following provider types:

  • Ambulance
  • Ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs)
  • Community Based Adult Services (CBAS)
  • Dialysis Facilities
  • Durable medical Equipment (DME)
  • Family Planning Clinics
  • Hearing Aid Providers
  • Home Health
  • Home Infusion
  • Hospice
  • Laboratory
  • Long Term Acute (LTAC)
  • Mental Health & Substance Abuse Facilities (only)
  • Orthotics/Prosthetics (O&P)
  • Ostomy & Medical Supplies
  • Radiology/MRI/PET
  • Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNFs)
  • Sleep Study Centers

Other Providers (Do not submit any of the above forms)

  • Behavioral Health:
    Unless an employer group utilizes another behavioral plan, MHN manages behavioral health and substance abuse benefits for Health Net members (the exception is for California PPO; providers servicing PPO membership need to use the California form above).

    Contact MHN directly to request participation in the MHN network.
  • Chiropractors or Acupuncturists:
    Contact American Specialty Health at 1-800-972-4226
  • Pharmacy Providers:
    Call 1-800-968-9004
  • Vision Providers:
    Contact EyeMed Vision Care online
  • Dental Providers:
    Contact OptumHealth online for PPO, and Dental Benefit Provider for HMO participation information.
  • Hospitals:
    Hospitals that would like to participate in Health Net's Provider Network may call the following number: 1-800-641-7761
Last Updated: 07/21/2020