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Affordable Connecticut Health Insurance Quotes

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Connecticut® is probably in most circumstances the most affordable and benefit-rich plan in Connecticut in nearly 70% of cases.  For people with medical issues and/or pre-existing there might be a better fit, though without applying for coverage it is often difficult to guess with 100% certainty.

All of our the Connecticut state Blue Cross Blue Shield health plans include extensive statewide networks of participating hospitals and doctors, as well as national access to the amazing Blue Cross Blue Shield network.  Currently, the State BlueCare plans feature over 17,000 Connecticut and 898,000 national providers in the network. Plus, an extensive local network and 5,800 hospitals nationally are in the BlueCare network. Anthem Out-of-Area Plan features over 876,000 providers and 5,600 hospitals nationwide.

Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield Connecticut Quotes

Caroline Ehrenthal is an Authorized Agent for Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield of Connecticut.

 

The Plans

State BlueCare POE is a point-of-enrollment (POE) plan. You have access to our broad network of physicians, and you’ll always know what your cost is because service is all in-network. No referral necessary to see a specialist.
The Physicians and Your Out-of-Pocket Expenses
State BlueCare POE members select from our extensive list of in-network physicians.
Benefits are only available from network physicians. You’ll have modest copayments for office visits, preventive care, plus vision and hearing exams.
If you need to see a specialist, there’s no need for a referral.
The State BlueCare Network
State BlueCare POE is served by a statewide network of credentialed medical professionals, who have been selected based on standards of education, training and accessibility. And State BlueCare POE features national access. This means:
Extensive local hospital network and 5,800 hospitals nationally are in the network
Over 17,000 Connecticut and 898,000 national providers are in the network

State BlueCare POS

State BlueCare point-of-service (POS) is served by a statewide network of credentialed medical professionals, who have been selected on standards of education, training and accessibility.
The Physicians and Your Out-of-Pocket Expenses
State BlueCare POS members have the option to see both in and out-of-network physicians.
In-network physicians. You’ll have modest copayments for office visits, preventive care,
plus vision and hearing exams.
Out-of-network physician services are available to you, but you’ll have additional out-of-pocket expenses.
If you need to see a specialist, there’s no need for a referral.
The State BlueCare Network
State BlueCare POS is served by a statewide network of credentialed medical professionals, who have been selected based on standards of education, training and accessibility. And State BlueCare POS features national access. This means:
Extensive local hospital network and 5,800 hospitals nationally are in the network
Over 17,000 Connecticut and 898,000 national providers are in the network

State BlueCare POE Plus

State BlueCare POE Plus* is a point-of-enrollment (POE) plan. You have access to our broad network of physicians, and you’ll always know what your cost is because service is all in-network. BlueCare POE Plus members use a Primary Care Physician (PCP) to manage their care and make referrals to specialists.
The Physicians and Your Out-of-Pocket Expenses
State BlueCare POE Plus members select from our extensive list of in-network physicians.
Benefits are only available from network physicians. You’ll have modest copayments for office visits, preventive care, plus vision and hearing exams.
The State BlueCare Network
State BlueCare POE Plus is served by a statewide network of credentialed medical professionals, who have been selected based on standards of education, training and accessibility. And State BlueCare POE Plus features national access. This means:
Extensive local hospital network and 5,800 hospitals nationally are in the network
Over 17,000 Connecticut and 876,000 national providers are in the network

Anthem Out-of-Area Plan

Anthem Out-of-Area Plan (also known as State Preferred) is a point-of-service (POS) plan. You get greater freedom of choice with access to both in-network and out-of-network physicians through our State Preferred network. No referral is necessary to see a specialist.
The Physicians and Your Out-of-Pocket Expenses
Anthem Out-of-Area Plan members have the option to see both in and out-of-network physicians.
In-network physicians. You’ll have modest copayments for office visits, preventive care, plus vision and hearing exams.
Out-of-network physician services are available to you, but you’ll have additional
out-of-pocket expenses.
If you need to see a specialist, there’s no need for a referral.
Benefits That Travel With You
If travels take you outside of Connecticut, BlueCard PPO® makes it possible for you to receive in-network benefits from participating providers, both nationally and internationally. The BlueCard® program links participating doctors and hospitals from Blue Cross and Blue Shield plans across
the country, and in more than 200 countries worldwide. The network available to Anthem Out-of-Area Plan members includes over 876,000 providers and 5,600 hospitals nationwide. And best of all, there’s no paperwork. Simply present your member ID card and pay any applicable copayments.
The Anthem Out-of-Area Plan Network
The Anthem Out-of-Area Plan network is the largest of its kind in the state, featuring:
Extensive local hospital network and 5,600 hospitals nationally are in the network
Over 3,000 participating primary care physicians (internists, pediatricians, general/family practitioners)
More than 16,000 specialists (including OB/GYNs)
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