Blue Cross and Blue Shield (BCBS) is one of the most trusted and respected names in the health care benefits industry. Now, thanks to the BlueCard® PPO Preferred Provider Health Insurance Plan (PPO), your clients can take advantage of that reputation almost anywhere in the United States.
Through the BlueCard PPO Program, Blue Cross and Blue Shield Plans work together to help ensure our customers receive affordable health care. Blue Cross and Blue Shield Plans throughout the country have established Preferred Provider Organization (PPO) networks of contracting doctors, hospitals and other health care providers. These extensive provider networks - available to 97 percent of the U.S. population - are the key to the BlueCard PPO Program.
Highlights of the BlueCard PPO Program
Freedom to Choose
With the BlueCard PPO Program, policyholders have the freedom to choose a provider. However, when utilizing BlueCard PPO contracting providers, they will receive network benefits for many services.
Available Care Coast-to-Coast
Whether at home or traveling, information needed about the BlueCard PPO Program is only a phone call away. Information regarding BCBS PPO contracting network providers and hospitals may be obtained by calling Customer Service at the number on the back of the ID card or the BlueCard Access telephone number at (800) 810-BLUE (2583) when medical services are warranted outside of the local plan service area.