Will Blue Cross Blue Shield pay for Nutrisystem?
Iam over 100 lbs over weight will bcbs pay for nutrisystem ?
does blue cross blue shield ppo for breast reduction
Will Blue Cross Blueshield HMO pay for Tummy Tucks?
Do Blue Cross Blue Shield pays for gastric sleeve surgery, when it is a health issue.
Not anymore. At least no more in the Midwest.
Usually health insurance does not pay for cosmetic surgery.
They accept it but they are out of network. You will pay more.
How much cost of this? How much cost of this?
in South Dakota-over 80
Blue Cross Blue Shield insurance may pay for a nose reconstruction if the doctor says it is medical necessary. The insurance company makes decisions on a case by case basis so there is no guarantee they would cover the surgery.
The only way that Blue Cross Blue Shield or any other health insurance carrier will pay for a weight loss surgery is if it is considered medically necessary in which you have a condition that impedes your ability to function, this is an elective procedure that will most often be denied
In order to give you a good answer to your question, I need more information. How long have you had your Blue Cross Blue Shield plan? Did the carpal tunnel condition exist prior to the date of your coverage? Is your Blue Cross Blue Shield policy a group or individual plan? What state do you live in? Is your carpal tunnel condition a work-related disorder? If so, workers comp rather than your health insurance policy… Read More
Anthem Blue cross will pay for a breast reduction ONLY if it is medically nessacary and is not pre-exisiting. It is good to get a DR. to note that it is needed in order for your quality of life to be better.
a big fat no. This company is so backwards that they would rather to keep paying the high health care for people who are morbidly obese. Welcome to the 21 century blue cross blue shield of south carolina
The Blue Cross Blue Shield company offers health insurance plans to individuals, families, and employers. They offer different levels of plans depending on the amount of coverage that one desires, and the cost one is willing to pay.
That depends on the state that you live in. It also depends on the specific plan within the Blue Cross Blue Shield plan offerings that you're asking about. I suggest contacting the carrier either online or by phone and find out. A good broker can also answer your question.
It depends on the plan you are on. Call the benefits office number on the back of your insurance card and ask.
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois does offer coverage of bariatric procedures. There are very strict medical criteria that must be met in order for any of these procedures to be approved. However, if your policy is through your employer, they may have opted to exclude coverage of these procedures. This is not BCBS denying coverage, it is your employer.
Not unless it's medically necessary. That procedure, by itself, is elective and not covered by insurance because there is no illness or injury.
Yes, up to the amount Medicaid would have paid if the patient had no other coverage.
Yes BCBS of IL does cover it but not as Marriage Counselling but as Family counselling or individual counselling and most of the time you will pay only Co-pay and that it.
Yes, Blue Cross Blue Shield does cover lasik eye surgery. It depends on what insurance you have & how much you're covered. Some plans pay 5%, some pay 20%, some pay most.
Coverage provided by the Florida Blue Cross and Blue Shield depends on the type of health plan you have. You should check your member handbook, or contact your plan's member services for the most up-to-date coverage information.
I just called GHI and learned that I need to go through a six month doctor-supervised diet before I can be approved.
Of course. That is what health insurance is for. It is primarily for unexpected hospital stays, but you still have to pay a percentage depending on the plan you choose.
No, this doesn't cover the lap band procedure. Very few insurance companies will pay for this procedure as it is not usually considered medically necessary.
In IL in May 2009 I paid $45 and the rest was paid by BCBS. In CA Decemebr of 2009 my husband paid $25 and the rest was paid by BCBS
Yes. There is information about domestic partner coverage on their website. This coverage costs more than individual coverage, however, and your employer is not required to pay for it, but it is available.
They did pay for mine, July 2007 and they also offer to help or to cover the skin removal if you keep the weight off or prove you will not gain the weight back.
It depends on the exact medication and the insurance company. There are several companies with BS and/or BC licenses. Each has their own Rx formulary. Contact your insurance company.
Usually not, unless there is a medical need for the surgery, Blue-Cross is not going to pay for it.
You can pay most Blue Cross Blue Shield (including Blue Cross Mass.) payments in cash at MoneyGram retail payment locations. These locations include all Wal-Mart and CVS/pharmacy. Go to www.MoneyGram.com/BillPayment to find BCBS companies that are available or go to www.MoneyGram.com/Locations to find a location near you to make a cash payment.
Answer I'm not sure what you mean by "back pay" if you mean "old" then yes they will pay old claims. Most policies have a timely filing limit but if you had a claim deny for information five years ago and then finally gave the information there generally is no problem with getting payment.
They will only cover diagnosis but no treatments. Diagnosis cover ultrasound testing and blood work but prescriptions, procedures (Ivf, iui) is nt covered. U have to pay out of pocket.
I was able to reinstate a canceled policy after only a couple of months. I thought I was getting new health insurance from a new employer, but I was subsequently laid off. In order to reinstate the policy with Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Kansas City, I had to pay the premiums that weren't paid between then and now, though.
Probably no. They would rather pay hundreds of thousands in medical and hospital bills than a few bucks for a shot. Under Obamacare, they just let you die.
Any surgical procedure related to Medicare will need to be proven Medically necessary by your doctor. Your doctor will know whether or not your Medicare Supplement will pay for the surgery.
According to my company's handbook with insurance schedule and benefits from BCBS of MS, they do not, even if it is deemed medically necessary. Seems you should be able to contest it and try to fight it though.
Blue Sheild pays a portion of hospital expenses.
This varies greatly by company. Generally commission percentages are 15-25% of the first year premium, but some companies (like Blue Cross/Blue Shield) pay lower amounts, and some pay a flat rate per policy instead of being based on premium.
Does Blue Cross Blue Shield of Geogria cover bariatric surgery under supplimentary Medicare coverage?
Any medical procedure connected to a Medicare plan will need to be proven medically necessary by the doctor. You doctor will know whether or not you can use your Medicare Supplement to pay for the surgery.
Yes, they do.
Blue Cross Blue Shield may cover TENS units, however coverage varies by state. Coverage has recently changed in Illinois, Oklahoma, New Mexico and Texas. Whereas these states used to not cover TENS as of 1/1/2012, they are currently covering TENS. As with all insurances, you will have to contact your insurance company to see if your plan will pay for TENS. It might be helpful to have the Billing Codes for TENS available - the… Read More
I just returned from my dentist visit here in Arkansas. He said BC/BS is now finally paying a portion of implants. Just a few months ago they were not. My dentist said they are finally understanding that implants are more beneficial to the insurance companies than having to pay over and over for temp. partials.
If breast reduction is a specific exclusion on your particular plan you probably cannot get them to pay for it. If it is not a specific exclusion on your plan you will need a physician to write a letter to BCBS and get an authorization to have the procedure. If your need for the reduction is not medical it will not be covered. You must contact BCBS and ask if your plan pays for breast… Read More
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida gives their employees domestic partner benefits, according to the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index 2013, which gave them a 100% rating. Now, if you mean that you work for some other company and they give BCBS of Fla. insurance to other workers' spouses will they also give those benefits to your domestic partner? Well, that depends on whether the employer is willing to pay for it. It's… Read More
Blue Cross plans arose in the 1930s in the middle of the great depression. The hospitals were desperate for a steady stream of income. In exchange, they provided a way for school teachers and other governmental employees to pay hospital expenses if they became sick. So, hospitals stayed in business and governmental employees could go to the hospital when they became sick. Soon Blue Shield plans were added to pay the doctor. Private industry needed… Read More
Is it legal to require patients of Blue Cross Blue Shield to pay their percentage of costs of a procedure up front?
Yes, in fact it is quite common. The only exception would be for someone who is in need of emergency medical care, or who is in active labor. The federal "EMTALA" law requires hospitals to provide initial emergency medical and labor care to patients without regard to their ability to pay.
Blue Cross of California offers plans for anyone who needs and can pay for their insurance. They offer health, dental, vision, life, and medicare insurance.
Blue Cross/Blue Shield plans and addresses are specific for each state. If you are asking about an EOB for patients rather than for providers, then an EOB will not be sent if the plan is self-insured and BC/BS is the administrator: the patient pays an upfront co-pay, and no explanation is needed. (All large corporations in the U.S.A. and most state-benefits plans are self-insured.) If the plan is private (single subscriber) or is a group… Read More
As more people are exposed to acupuncture services and these services prove to be effective in treating many different types of conditions, they will eventually make it a standard coverage. Many plans now cover this service now. Blue of MN might cover depending on your plan, but they don't pay licenced acupuncturists unless they practice under supervision.