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Blue Shield of California Off-Exchange Package for Small Business
Our flagship package, featuring a range of healthcare options including PPO, HSA compatible HDHP*, and HMO plans. Not available for purchase on Covered California for Small Business (CCSB) online marketplace, these plans can be purchased from Blue Shield through a broker. Customers can choose among any plans in the package, or select our PPO plans to offer alongside HMO’s from another carrier. Plans from this package can be sold individually, but cannot be offered alongside plans from any other Blue Shield package.
Blue Shield of California Mirror Package for Small Business
This package includes several HMO and PPO options that can be purchased from Blue Shield through a broker. Plans from this package may be sold individually. These plans are also available for purchase on Covered California for Small Business (CCSB) online marketplace. Plans from this package can be sold individually, but cannot be offered alongside plans from any other Blue Shield package.
Blue Shield of California Medicare and Medicaid Creditable Plans
All 2019 Blue Shield Small Business off-exchange plans contain creditable prescription drug coverage, except:
* Although most consumers who enroll in an HDHP are eligible to open an HSA, members should consult with a financial adviser to determine if an HSA/HDHP is a good financial fit for them. Blue Shield does not offer tax advice or HSAs. HSAs are offered through financial institutions. For more information about HSAs, eligibility and the law’s current provisions, consumers should ask their financial or tax adviser. HSA plan features may vary by institution and may be subject to change by those institutions.