BCBS of Texas first began their unique relationship with hospitals and health care providers in Texas in 1929. Today, BCBS Of Texas is one of most financially strong health insurance providers in Texas. A community-owned organization, BCBS of Texas partners with over 451 hospitals and 38,000 providers statewide, as of March 2011, and is active in community immunization and screening programs for local children.
BCBS of Texas Health Plans
- Series III Plans: All of the Series III health plans take advantage of the large pool of providers participating in BCBS of Texas, while providing lots of different levels of coverage. Series II products include PPO Select® Blue Advantage, PPO Select® Choice and PPO Select® Saver, and are similar to employer-sponsored plans.
- PPO Select Value Care: This budget plan provides basic coverage at an affordable cost with no deductible and no co-pays.
- Blue Edge Individual HSA Plans: For those with minimal health care needs, high-deductible HSA plans set up tax deductible savings accounts for physician visits and medicines; they pay insurance benefits only when more serious illness or catastrophe strikes.
- Non-Major Medical Health Plans: BCBS of Texas provides affordable plans for hospitalization only.
BCBS of Texas Health Care Awards and Ratings
BCBS of Texas won the Brand Excellence Award in 2005 and the Blue Works Award for high quality delivery of mental health care in 2007. BCBS of TX is also considered one of the most stable health care corporations in Texas. Because it is customer-owned and has no stockholders, its first and lasting loyalty is to its policyholders.
BCBS of Texas Location
901 S. Central Express Way
Richardson, TX 75080