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Comprehensive Care 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).

Pharmacy plan

CVS/Caremark is one of the largest pharmacy networks in the country.

For 2017:

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

 

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

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

Covering dependents

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This plan is eligible for the castlight comparison tool, helping you shop for healthcare by cost and quality.
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bullet  Enroll

New hires must enroll during their first 30 days of employment or wait until the next open enrollment period each fall. To enroll, use the MyBenefits system.

 

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

Locate providers for the Comprehensive Care health plan

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 find providers.

Inside Georgia and
outside Georgia (within the U.S.)

Go to bcbsga.com/usg

  • Select "Find a Doctor"
  • Either select your health plan or choose to find a doctor outside the state of Georgia
International
(includes Puerto Rico, Jamaica, and U.S. Virgin Islands)

Access to provider information through BlueCard Worldwide Access Line – 1-800-810-BLUE (2583) or call collect at 1-804-673-1177

What is BlueCard Worldwide?

BlueCard Worldwide enables BCBS Plan members traveling or living abroad to obtain medical assistance and inpatient, outpatient and professional services from healthcare providers worldwide.

A sample listing of hospitals are available on the internet on www.bcbs.com (click on “Find a Doctor or Hospital”, then click on “locate doctors worldwide.”)

 

Flexible spending accounts

You can lower your taxable income by contributing to a flexible spending account for eligible healthcare expenses.

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

 

Revised 11.17.16