Wellness discounts disclaimer

These discount program services are not covered benefits of Blue Shield health plans and none of the terms or conditions of Blue Shield health plans apply. Discount program services are available to all members with a Blue Shield medical, dental, vision, or life insurance plan.

The network of practitioners and facilities in the discount programs are managed by the external program administrators identified below, including any screening and credentialing of practitioners. Blue Shield does not review the services provided by discount program providers for medical necessity or efficacy. Nor does Blue Shield make any recommendations, representations, claims or guarantees regarding the practitioners, their availability, fees, services, or products.

Some services offered through the discount program may already be included as part of the Blue Shield plan covered benefits. Members should access those covered services prior to using the discount program.

Members who are not satisfied with products or services received from the discount program may use Blue Shield's grievance process described in the Grievance Process section of the Evidence of Coverage or Certificate of Insurance/Policy. Blue Shield reserves the right to terminate this program at any time without notice.

Discount programs are administered by or arranged through the following independent companies:

Alternative Care Discount Program - American Specialty Health Systems, Inc. and provided by American Specialty Health Group, Inc. (ASH Group)
Vision Discount Program - MESVision
Weight Control - Weight Watchers North America
Fitness Facilities - 24 Hour Fitness, ClubSport and Renaissance ClubSport
Health products (excluding prescription drugs) - Drugstore.com inc.
LASIK - Laser Eye Care of California, LLC, QualSight, Inc.

Note: No genetic information, including family medical history, is gathered, shared or used from these programs.

Trademark use and information :

  • CLUBSPORT and RENAISSANCE CLUBSPORT are the registered trademarks of Leisure Sports, Inc. and are used under license.
  • WEIGHT WATCHERS is the registered trademark of Weight Watchers International, Inc. and is used under license.
  • 24 HOUR FITNESS is the registered trademark of 24 Hour Fitness USA, Inc. and is used under license.
  • DRUGSTORE.COM is the registered trademark of Drugstore.com, Inc. and is used under license.
  • QualSight LASIK is the registered trademark of QualSight, Inc and is used under license.
  • NVision is a registered trademark of Laser Eye Care of California, LLC and is used under license.
  • Amazon is a trademark of Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates.
  • Blue Shield and the Shield symbol are registered marks of the BlueCross BlueShield Association, an association of independent Blue Cross and Blue Shield plans.