Preferred Provider List

If an outpatient surgery or inpatient hospital stay is recommended, members can enhance their benefits and avoid out of network penalties by using a preferred facility. The preferred facilities for the Public Education Health Trust are:

  AETNA Signature network (
  Direct Contracts (

If a member is more than 50 miles from a preferred facility, then the closest facility will be considered a preferred facility.

Preferred Providers and Preferred Facilities are reimbursed at 80% after deductible. Non-Preferred Preferred Providers and Facilities are reimbursed at 125% of Medicare allowable amounts. Preferred Providers and Facilities can be located at or by contacting the Trust office at 907-274-7526.