large group PPO plans

A Blue Shield preferred provider organization (PPO) plan maximizes flexibility and choice. Employees can choose from a large number of in-network physicians, see a specialist without a referral, and customize their care.

PPO plan options

We help Large Group grow with the right health coverage.

PPO savings plans

These plans are high-deductible health plans that are compatible with health savings accounts (HSAs) – an excellent option for cost-conscious groups.

Active Choice PPO

Active Choice® PPO plans offer flexibility and greater management over spending, while providing reliable protection against the impact of high-cost services.

Virtual Blue

This virtual-first plan offers high-value, high-satisfaction coverage with integrated virtual primary, behavioral, and specialty care. Employees also have the option to seek in-person care when preferred.  

BlueCard PPO

The BlueCard® program offers flexibility and consistent healthcare benefits to employees wherever they live, work, and travel. The BlueCard network provides access to more than 1.7 million providers covering every U.S. zip code.

Which PPO network fits your needs?

Full PPO

Our Full PPO network gives members access to more than 80,000 doctors and 380 hospitals.

Tandem PPO

The Tandem PPO network features a streamlined set of providers and a complement of high-value member benefits including the Shield Concierge service model – all at a lower cost. 

 We’re here to help you explore PPO offerings, compare plans, and find the best plan for your company.  

Virtual Blue: a digital-first member experience with a human connection

Convenient and flexible

Virtual BlueSM empowers you and your employees with choice, connection, and convenience. This virtual-first PPO plan is designed for people who prefer the convenience of 24/7 virtual care for most primary, specialty, and behavioral health visits, while retaining access to in-person care.

Why choose Virtual Blue?

  • $0 copays and $0 deductible for all virtual visits with a virtual provider.
  • Ability to choose your doctors for virtual or in-person care.
  • A dedicated virtual care team comprising a primary care physician, a health coach, and a behavioral healthcare manager who work together to coordinate care and develop treatment plans.
  • Access to 24/7 medical and behavioral health care – including 20 specialties – is available via text, phone, and video.

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