Blue Shield of California | California Health Insurance

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Blue Shield of California plans feature:

NurseHelp 24/7SM

Ask a registered nurse your questions anytime


Take charge of your health

Choice networks

Many of our networks offer a wide range of doctors and hospitals

Plans for different budgets

Find the coverage and cost that fit you best

Wellness and vision discount programs

Discover discounts on popular fitness and vision brands

Anytime, anywhere access

With most plans, consult with a doctor anytime, from almost anywhere with Teladoc

Are you eligible for financial assistance? Find out now

Individual and family health plans

Our individual and family health plans are designed to deliver choice and reliability for different budgets. They also offer 24/7 access to professional, medical advice, with NurseHelp 24/7 and Teladoc.

With an individual and family plan from Blue Shield…

You can choose the type of coverage that suits you and your loved ones best, which is why we offer a range of HMO and PPO plans. And all of our individual and family plans come with anytime access to care, 24/7 access to your health plan information online, and extra health and wellness resources at no extra charge.

Summary of Benefits and Coverage (SBC) and Evidence of Coverage (EOC) 

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Covered with an employer

All Blue Shield plans come with comprehensive benefits and a variety of wellness discount programs to help you save money and get healthier. As a nonprofit health plan, we've been on a mission to ensure access to high-quality, affordable care for Californians since 1939.

With a Blue Shield plan covered with an employer...

You get access to a high-quality network of doctors and hospitals and the freedom to choose from a variety of care options. And, for no extra charge, you can join our Wellvolution program, which offers everyday tools for healthy living.

More than Medicare

If you have health care needs beyond what Medicare offers, you have options. Do you want the ability to see any doctor or specialist in any hospital nationwide that accepts Medicare? Learn more about additional plans and coverage.

Questions about Medicare?

Find out how Original Medicare works, when you are eligible for Medicare and what Blue Shield Medicare coverage options will work best for you. To apply, please visit our Medicare plans page or give us a call at (800) 963-8008.

More plans for you

Vision plans

In addition to accessing our vast network of California vision-care professionals, a vision plan from Blue Shield gives you access to major retail chains, professional eye care boutiques and even online providers.

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Dental plans

Our dental provider networks are among the largest in the state. Explore our dental benefits and a national network of providers.

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Individual term life insurance

Protect your loved ones from the unexpected. Blue Shield life insurance plans* can be purchased on a standalone basis without a medical plan, or together with your medical plan.

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* Underwritten by Blue Shield of California Life & Health Insurance Company