First Choice ยป For Physicians

For Physicians

First Choice is a Hospital Preferred Provider Network (HPPN) designed by Catholic Health.

To avoid additional out-of-pocket expenses for your patients with the First Choice Healthcare Plan, please refer to a Catholic Health facility for the following services:

Claims Submission

First Choice Independent Health Card

Independent Health
P.O. Box 9066
Buffalo, NY 14231

First Choice BlueCross BlueShield Card

BlueCross BlueShield of WNY
PO Box 80
Buffalo, NY 14240

Catholic Health Locations

To search for locations by services offered, please use the dropdown menu below. Enter your zip code or address to find locations closest to you.

Address:   Service:  

First Choice Hotline (716) 706-2570

For questions about Catholic Health services, locations and the First Choice plan

HealthConnection (716) 706-2112

For help finding a doctor and questions about free health screenings and education

Is the First Choice Healthcare Plan right for your company? We can help determine the potential savings.

Call (716) 706-2570 or send us an email.