Anthem Blue Cross's 2020 portfolio update includes some highlights that will benefit small group clients.
3 New PPO Options on Full & Select PPO Networks (6 Total)
- There’s no charge for the first three visits, then $5 for all non-HSA plans. This applies to both medical and behavioral health visits.
- Behavioral health chat therapy on LiveHealth Online - This new offering includes two-way virtual, interactive, real-time, text-based psychotherapy and counseling and is now covered at the same cost share as video sessions.
First Dollar Copays on Certain Services
- Physical, occupational, speech, cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation in the office.
- For PPO (non-HSA) plans, the cost-share is changing from a deductible and coinsurance to a primary care physician (PCP) copay with no deductible.
- Labs and X-rays in the office.
- For PPO (non-HSA) plans, the cost share is changing from a deductible and coinsurance:
- Lab: same amount as a PCP copay with no deductible.
- X-ray: same amount as a specialist copay with no deductible.
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