About First Choice Health

First Choice Health, headquartered in Seattle, WA, is a provider-owned healthcare organization offering employers a forward-thinking alternative to traditional health insurance. We have been serving employers of all sizes and across many industries with exceptional health benefits administration for over 35 years, providing unparalleled access to a growing number of clinically integrated networks (CIN) and a traditional PPO. Alongside our Employee Assistance Program (EAP) addressing mental health and work-life balance, our services collectively support members in every step of their healthcare journeys.

At First Choice Health, we are proud to deliver the personalized, quality service our clients deserve, while reducing costs and keeping their members healthy.

Uniting providers, employers, and individuals, we deliver sustainable solutions that elevate the health and care of our communities.


  1. Past


    We originated as a PPO Network in 1985, serving the area surrounding Seattle, and eventually expanding to serve all of Washington and the Northwestern United States. First Choice Health began offering health plan administration (HPA), medical management, and employee assistance services. We further strengthened our network offerings through expansion into Montana and Oregon.

  2. Present

    Just over one million people use our array of products and services in Washington, Oregon, Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, North Dakota and South Dakota. Our network helps to reduce costs while maintaining quality and convenience. Our Health Plan Administration offerings include custom networks, flexible plan designs, and medical management. Our EAP offers counseling and referral services to complement our health benefit-oriented services.

  3. Future

    We will continue to adapt to the changing healthcare marketplace, leveraging our flexible systems architecture to develop custom solutions with integrated services tailored to meet the needs of our clients.

We believe strongly in fulling our Commitment to our Communities, the business communities and the communities in which we live. First Choice Health is an active partner in the following charity organizations:

 Meals on Wheels America  No Kid Hungry  The Plate Fund  YWCA of Seattle