Why Choose Blue Cross?

As business becomes more complicated, we want to make selecting health coverage a little easier.Finding a health plan that fits the needs of both employer and employee can be a challenge. That’s why we’re providing businesses both large and small with plenty of options. We’ve come up with plans that emphasize prevention and have with benefits that are easier to understand. By partnering with us, you can feel confident that you’re teaming with an organization committed to innovation, productivity, accountability, and transparency.

The Right Plans for Your Employees

Small groups can choose from four different health plans, including consumer-driven health plans like Blue Solutions for HSA, that range from traditional to innovative. Regardless of which plan you choose, many preventive services are covered in full with no deductible to help your employees remain healthy and on the job.

Investing in Member Care

We’re leading the way in establishing patient-centered medical homes (PCMH), where members receive coordinated care that helps improve health outcomes and lower claims costs. So far, 25 percent of the state’s primary care physicians are involved in PCMHs, with more joining every month. The end result is improved care coordination for our members.

With a PCMH’s integrated care delivery, members get:

  • Better access to providers
  • Planned encounters
  • Self-management support
  • Community resources
  • Evidence-based medicine
  • Enabling technology
  • Incentives and support
  • Transparency

More Tools for Your Employees
We offer your employees access to a variety of discounts for health and fitness products and services:

  • Blue365 includes savings on products and services for healthy lifestyles.
  • Fitness Discount Program provides the lowest available membership fees and free trial passes at 9,500 health clubs across the country including more than 75 in Rhode Island.

We’ve introduced online resources to help your employees stay healthy:

  • The Health Center offers members access to more than 7,000 health articles, tools for self-management, and interactive quizzes and calculators.
  • My Blue Community is an online social site that allows members to connect with more than 25,000 Blue Cross members nationwide to discuss health concerns and get advice to make healthy choices.