HMO Blue TexasSM

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) extends an invitation for you to participate as a provider in HMO Blue Texas as your participation helps ensure the program's success. Our long-standing history in providing affordable health care coverage to the people of Texas and our strong brand recognition make BCBSTX an excellent choice for members seeking cost-effective health care.

In order to participate in HMO Blue Texas, physicians and/or professional providers:

  • Must have privileges at one of the HMO Blue Texas participating hospitals (unless inpatient admissions are uncommon or not required for the physician's or professional provider's specialty or provider has someone who will admit on their behalf)
  • Must have a valid National Provider Identifier (NPI) number
  • Must sign an HMO Blue Texas agreement


To request an HMO Blue Texas Network Participation Agreement, please use the Network Participation Online Request Form and click on the area of the map where your office is located.

Please note that additional credentialing is not required for those providers already credentialed in the Blue Choice PPOSM or Blue Advantage HMOSM network and whose credentialing is current.

BCBSTX welcomes you to join the HMO Blue Texas network.

If you have any questions regarding the HMO Blue Texas plan and are interested in participating, please feel free to contact your Provider Relations office:

BCBSTX Provider Relations
Office Locations

Telephone Number

Fax Number

Austin

512-349-4847

512-349-4853

Corpus Christi

361-878-1623

361-852-0624

Dallas

972-766-8900 /

800-749-0966

972-766-2231

El Paso

915-496-6600

915-496-6614

Houston, Beaumont, East Texas

713-663-1149 /

800-637-0171

713-663-1250

Lubbock, Amarillo

806-783-4610

806-783-4666

Midland, Abilene, San Angelo

432-620-1406

432-620-1428

San Antonio

361-878-1623

361-852-0624


Or go to How to Join BCBSTX Provider Networks and follow the steps.