Covered with an employer

When it comes to your health, every choice you make matters. By choosing Blue Shield of California through your employer, you’ll get access to a high-quality network of doctors and hospitals and the freedom to choose from a variety of care options.

Help me choose the right plan for me

We know that selecting a health insurance plan can feel overwhelming. If you’re not sure which type of plan is best for you and your family, we’re here to help you. Watch our video and answer our health plan selection questions below to get started. 

Healthcare 101 resources

Our resources can help you better understand how different types of health plans work and what certain healthcare terms mean.

Why Blue Shield?

We have the experience you can trust. As a nonprofit health plan, we've been on a mission to ensure access to high-quality, affordable care for Californians since 1939.

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Trio HMO: Changing health care

Trio HMO offers premiums that are typically lower than our other HMO plans. If Trio isn't available to you yet, don't worry – the network is growing each year.

How Trio works

Discounts to help you save

To make it easier to take better care of yourself, we offer a wide range of wellness discount programs to help you save money and get healthier.

See Blue Shield member discounts

Convenient access to care

Sometimes you can’t wait for a doctor’s visit. And you don’t have to. A Blue Shield plan gives you access to many care options, so you can choose what’s right for you. 

Discover your options

Everyday tools for healthy living

Wellvolution® is our suite of wellness programs available to all Blue Shield members. Get help to lose weight, be more active, quit smoking, and more. 

Kickstart your health

Need more help?

Not sure which Blue Shield plans are available to you? Your employer or benefits manager can give you more information about your plan options. They may also have a Blue Shield enrollment website they can share with you.