The Northwest Community Health Partners PHO, an entity of Northwest Community Healthcare, is a physician hospital organization comprised of
over 500 primary care and specialist physicians, all with independent practices.
Our PHO has agreements with a number of Managed Care Organizations. Through the partnership of our physicians and Northwest Community Hospital,
we are able to ensure our managed care members, including PHO participants, with a quality, comprehensive health care delivery system.
Participating Providers are required to complete the PHO credentialing process, as described in the web pages in this section.
To read a summary of participation criteria, click here.
Save time and avoid the shuffle of papers. Completing your application online benefits you and your office staff. By retaining a copy of your
completed application on your computer, it can be updated easily and quickly for all managed care organizations and hospitals in the State of
Illinois as well as the PHO.
Physicians who are interested in applying for the PHO, click here.
Physicians who are seeking reappointment in the PHO, click here.
For a comprehensive list of all forms, click here.
For a copy of the PHO Application Checklist, please click here.
Questions? For further information regarding the managed care contracts available through Northwest Community Health Partners, please call the PHO at 847-618-5250.