Become a Provider

Thank you for your interest in participating with Sunflower State. We are excited that you selected our provider network as your network of choice. To request a contract, please fill out our Contract Request Form.

To become a behavioral health provider with Sunflower State Health Plan, click on the following link, which will take you to our behavioral health specialist team at Cenpatico (our integrated partner): www.cenpatico.com/providers/states/Kansas/?state=Kansas

Resources for You
As a Sunflower State provider, you can rely on:

  • Initial and ongoing education through orientations, office visits, training and updates
  • A dedicated claims team to ensure prompt payment
  • Timely, informative reports to assist with patient outreach
  • Minimal referral requirements and limited prior authorizations
  • A dedicated provider relations team to keep you informed and maintain support in person or by phone
  • The ability to check member eligibility, authorization and claims status online
  • Information about our benefits and services for patients and in-office educational displays

Resources for Patients
As a Sunflower State member, your patients can rely on:

  • MemberConnections® for in-person, “boots on the ground” preventive health practices, interaction and member outreach support.  
  • NurseWise® for 24-hour, toll-free phone access to registered nurses who can answer medical questions and help members determine if their condition is an emergency
  • Start Smart for Your Baby® for educating pregnant and new mothers on how to grow—and stay—healthy
  • CentAccount® for rewards based incentives on achieving healthy behaviors and habits
  • Start Smart for Your Health® for educating and empowering members with diabetes  on how to successfully manage their health