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215 S. Jackson St.
Athens, GA 30602
Tel (706) 542-2222

BlueChoice HMO health plan

View the 2016 premium and coverage information (comparison of all 2016 health plans).

New View the 2017 premium and coverage information (comparison of all 2017 health plans).

  • BCBS toll-free customer service number (1-800-424-8950)
  • General wellness coverage information
  • 24/7 NurseLine: 1-888-724-2583
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia Behavioral Health: 1-800-292-2879

phone Blue Cross Blue Shield customer service: 800-424-8950

Pharmacy plan

For 2017:

Your Blue Cross Blue Shield health card is also your pharmacy card.

NEW Expecting a baby? Join Future Moms, a program to help you through pregnancy and delivery. Learn more about Future Moms. 

What about health insurance when I retire?
Information for new hires (after 1/1/2013) regarding employer healthcare contributions for retirees.

Adding dependents to your coverage
When adding dependents to your health or dental insurance, you must provide appropriate documentation to Human Resources. If you do not provide this documentation, your dependent will NOT be added to your coverage. When dropping dependents from your coverage at times other than open enrollment, you must also provide supporting documentation. Contact HR to learn what type of documentation is needed.

bullet  Enroll

New hires must enroll during their first 31 days of employment or wait until the next open enrollment period each fall. To enroll, use the MyBenefits system.

Locate providers in the BlueChoice HMO network:

You may call Blue Cross Blue Shield using the toll-free customer service number (1-800-424-8950) on the back of your health insurance card or use the instructions below to look up providers:

Go to

  1. Select Find a Doctor
  2. Select Blue Choice HMO Plan


If you have any questions about your benefits options, please contact Employee Benefits at 706-542-2222 or e-mail


Revised 04.12.17