Health Advocate

GW’s Health Advocate program is the nation’s leading independent healthcare advocacy and assistance company. 

As a special benefit paid for by GW, the service can help you:

  • Clarify insurance plans and help you decided which plan is right for you.
  • Get healthcare claim support to resolve questions and/or issues.
  • Untangle medical bills
  • Provide clinical advocacy (PDF):
    • Clarify diagnoses
    • Arrange expert second-opinions
    • Coordinate care and services after a hospital stay

Who Is Eligible?

As a GW employee, you are automatically enrolled in Health Advocate.

Health Advocate is available at no cost to employees, spouses, dependents, parents and parents-in-law and is completely confidential. You do not need to participate in a medical plan to utilize Health Advocate.

Health Advocate calls are unlimited and is available 24/7. Contact Health Advocate at (866) 695-8622 or visit