Blue Cross Blue Shield covers telemedicine permanently for federal workforce program 

Heaven Cross Blue Shield Federal Employee Program announced Oct. 14 that it will make telemedicine check out coverage permanent as part of its advantages plan starting in 2021..

Jackie Drees –
Thursday, October 15th, 2020

4 notes:.

1. Heaven Cross and Blue Shield Service Benefit Plan, also called the Federal Employee Program, covers about 5.5 million federal staff members, retired people and their families throughout the U.S..

2. In 2021, the Federal Employee Program will cover virtual assessments and medical examination and management services with medical care suppliers and specialists as a regular advantage, even after the pandemic is over..

3. Members will pay the regular workplace see copayments and coinsurance for telemedicine services under their existing strategies..

4. The Federal Employee Program is also introducing a healthcare expense consultant app in 2021 that will supply users with information on their healthcare costs to assist with monetary preparation and decision making..

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