Health Choice Preferred is a physician-led, professionally managed, non‑exclusive accountable care organization (ACO) focused on delivering coordinated and patient-centered healthcare services.

As part of a recent acquisition, Health Choice Preferred has become part of the Steward Health Care Network family. This acquisition is leading to some new and innovative changes to our ACO. We’re excited to share them with you. Please check back soon for updates.

If you are interested in joining our ACO or have questions about us, please contact:

Health Choice Preferred Utah
Carma Ericson
Senior Director, Network and Operations

Health Choice Preferred Arizona
Tommy Ashley
Director, Network Development

For media inquiries, please contact:

Diana Alvarez
Vice President, Training, Marketing, and Community Outreach

Health Choice Preferred ACOs currently include:


More than 2,000 providers (physicians and advanced practitioners)


Robust networks in 2 states (Arizona and Utah)


Serving more than 100,000 patient members and beneficiaries, include our own employees


10+ fully aligned hospitals