What is Premera PPO?

2019-06-12 by No Comments

What is Premera PPO?

The PPO Plan offers 100 percent covered in-network preventive benefits, prescription drug coverage, and access to our nationwide network of doctors. Additionally, this plan offers an optional Healthcare Flexible Spending Account (FSA) to use pre-tax dollars to pay for eligible medical expenses.

Does Premera cover Covid testing?

We cover COVID-19 tests to determine if you currently have COVID-19 when a doctor orders the test. Doctors may order the test if you have symptoms or were exposed to someone with COVID-19. See important dates section to learn when this benefit ends.

Can Blue Cross Blue Shield be used in any state?

Most Blue Cross Blue Shield members can rest easy since Blue Cross Blue Shield coverage opens doors in all 50 states and is accepted by over 90 percent of doctors and specialists. And if your extended travel plans take you abroad, you can ensure you have access to quality care through GeoBlue.

How many lives does Premera cover?

2 million people
As the largest health plan in the Pacific Northwest, Premera serves more than 2 million people—from individuals and families to employees of Fortune 100 companies.

How do I know my Premera plan?

The Blue High Performance Network name will be prominently displayed on the front of the member ID card, along with the “HPN in a suitcase” logo. Premera Individual EPO plans are available in seven counties: Franklin, Grays Harbor, King, Kitsap, Pacific, Skamania, and Wahkiakum.

Does insurance cover PCR test?

Generally, all patients are entitled to receive a no cost PCR Covid-19 Test (NOT RAPID TEST), following a no cost telemedicine consultation, as most insurance companies have waived all deductible and copay costs.

Is LifeWise part of Premera Blue Cross?

Premera Blue Cross

Type Not-for-profit organization
Number of employees 3,200
Parent Blue Cross Blue Shield Association
Subsidiaries LifeWise of Oregon LifeWise of Washington LifeWise Assurance Company Calypso Healthcare Solutions Vivacity Connexion Insurance (formally Ucentris)
Website www.premera.com