What kind of insurance is excellus?
What is Covered? Our health insurance plans include prescription drug coverage and home delivery, telemedicine, free preventive care, dental and vision coverage for children, and access to 100% of hospitals and 99% of doctors in our area. Plus, our BlueCard® program gives you access to care when you travel.
Is excellus Medicaid or Medicare?
Excellus BlueCross BlueShield is an HMO plan and PPO plan with a Medicare contract.
Is Medicare a excellus?
Your Guide to Medicare The following Excellus Health Plan, Inc plans offer Medicare Advantage Prescription Drug plan coverage to New York residents. Medicare Advantage plans are an alternative way to get your Original Medicare.
Is excellus in Florida?
Excellus operates Blue Cross and Blue Shield plans in New York, but not in Florida. This is because, through certain collaborative arrangements such as the BlueCard program, Excellus acts as a service provider in New York for other plans, including Florida Blue.
Does excellus cover Covid testing?
For all products and lines of business (including individuals with coverage through a self-funded employer group), the Health Plan will provide coverage with no member cost-share for COVID-19 diagnostic/viral testing as well as antibody testing provided or referred by a health care provider.
What is a PPO plan?
A type of health plan that contracts with medical providers, such as hospitals and doctors, to create a network of participating providers. You pay less if you use providers that belong to the plan’s network.
Is excellus private insurance?
Excellus BlueCross BlueShield (Excellus BCBS, or Excellus) is a non-profit health insurance company headquartered in Rochester, New York. It is part of the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association. Excellus BCBS is upstate New York’s largest nonprofit health plan.
Are Medicare and Medicaid the same?
The difference between Medicaid and Medicare. The difference between Medicaid and Medicare is that Medicaid is managed by states and is based on income. Medicare is managed by the federal government and is mainly based on age.
What is excellus Blueppo?
A nonprofit independent licensee of the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association. GREATER TOMPKINS CO. MUNICIPAL HLTH INS.
Does excellus cover out of state?
With access to the largest provider network in the world, your Excellus BlueCross BlueShield plan offers a world of options. Our members have access to medical assistance services, doctors, and hospitals in all 50 states and more than 200 countries and territories around the world.