Strengthening Care Quality and Lowering Cost
Fueled by the nation’s largest network, we’re leading the shift to higher quality, more affordable healthcare.
Broader Access, Greater Value
Our health plans have long been the preferred choice of employers and employees because they have the broadest access to providers across all markets — urban, suburban and rural — along with the industry’s deepest provider discounts. Our goal is to provide access to high-quality, affordable care in every community, coast-to-coast and across the globe.
Better Healthcare, Higher Standards
Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies are leading the shift to patient-focused, outcomes-based healthcare as the new standard to ensure your employees have access to the right care at the right place and right price.
Blue Distinction® High-Performance Network Solutions
Newly expanded portfolio of flexible, data-driven solutions to help guide your employees to appropriate care from higher performing doctors and hospitals, while preserving employee choice. We'll consult with you to find the optimal solution tailored to your unique workforce and business objectives.
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Drive quality and cost trend improvements through coordinated care and management of chronic conditions
TOTAL CARE (VALUE-BASED CARE) ‒ The nation’s largest network of accountable care organizations (ACOs) and value-based providers, driving higher quality outcomes and lower costs
Address the high costs of complex care
SPECIALTY CARE (CENTERS OF EXCELLENCE) ‒ Centers of excellence across 99 of the top 100 metropolitan statistical areas (MSAs,) targeting seven high-cost specialty care areas
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FLEXIBLE NETWORK (TIERED NETWORKS) ‒ The nation’s largest custom-tiered network solution*
* Available January 1, 2018
Helping Your Employees Get More from Their Benefits
We partner with you every step of the way to simplify complexity and help create a better experience for your employees. We know that the health of your employees is critical to their satisfaction and your business’s success. BCBS companies offer solutions that pinpoint your employees’ needs and help you best engage them in their health and healthcare.
User-friendly tools that empower employees to confidently and more effectively plan their care
Proactive and targeted support to help employees manage chronic conditions
Programs that motivate and reward healthy habits and healthier living
Programs that Promote Workforce Wellness
Blue Cross Blue Shield offers a broad spectrum of programs that engage your employees in their health and wellness, helping them create healthy habits that lead to healthier, more productive lives, including*:
* Programs are only applicable to members of participating BCBS companies. Speak to your local BCBS company to see what solutions they offer to meet your unique needs.
Provides members with discounts on health and wellness products and services.
A physical fitness and wellness program focused on getting employees active, and staying active.
Building Tomorrow’s Healthcare System Today
We’re challenging the way healthcare is designed, delivered and experienced. Unparalleled data is at the center of how Blue Cross Blue Shield companies are creating a better healthcare system.
With Blue Cross Blue Shield Axis®, we are harnessing the transformative power of the industry’s most robust healthcare data capability to drive a new era of intelligent healthcare and to accelerate improvements in quality and affordability:
- Supporting providers in delivering more effective care
- Powering tools that help employees choose the right providers for their needs with the most comprehensive and reliable information on doctors, hospitals and procedures
- Uncovering key trends, exploring critical issues, and providing insight into the health of America’s communities through advanced analytics
BCBS companies are also catalyzing creative solutions and forming powerful partnerships with startups, thought-leaders and tech innovators to answer tomorrow’s healthcare questions today.
Solutions for Your Business
Talk with your BCBS representative, consultant or broker, or get in touch with your local Blue Cross Blue Shield company to learn how Blue Cross Blue Shield can make healthcare work better for you and your employees.