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As you transition to Medicare, we hope you'll Stay with Blue and get Medicare coverage from a company you trust.


Our Plans

Welcome to health insurance that meets your needs.

Individual and Family Plans

We offer affordable health, dental, and vision coverage to fit your budget. Plus, you may qualify for financial help to lower your health coverage costs.

Employer Plans

Let us help you create the right plan for your business. We have flexible group insurance plans and programs for any size business, designed to fit your employees' needs.

Medicare Plans

We have Blue Cross Medicare OptionsSM available in your area to fit your health care needs and your budget. Let us help you compare plans and get started on your Medicare journey.

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Medicaid Plans

We offer low-cost coverage for children and adults who qualify for state-sponsored programs, including benefits for medical, prescription, vision and dental services.

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Dental and Vision

The health of your eyes and teeth can affect your overall health. Find affordable dental and vision plans for everyone in your family.

Learn about dental and vision plans

Pharmacy Coverage

If you have pharmacy benefits through Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL), we can help you and your doctor get the most from your prescription drug coverage.

More about pharmacy benefits


Many plans cover virtual visits. See a doctor without leaving home, either with your own doctor or with our Virtual Visits solution.

More about telemedicine

More Insurance Products

Planning means expecting the unexpected. We offer budget-friendly supplemental insurance solutions, including life, accident, disability and critical illness options.

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Manage Your Health Plan All In One Place

Blue Access for MembersSM is a powerful tool for managing all your health plan benefits. You can find a doctor, pay your bill, review coverage, and set your preferences for how we communicate with you.

New to Blue Access for Members? Create an account

Submit and Track Claims

Track claims your providers have sent for you, or submit your out-of-network claims online.

Know Your Benefits

Review medical and pharmacy benefits for up to 3 years.

Make Payments

Pay a bill online or sign up for auto bill pay.

Manage Prescriptions

Search your plan's drug list, find a pharmacy, and more.

Member ID Card

Request a new replacement member ID card, or download a temporary copy.

Secure Messaging

Get answers you need to help manage your health concerns, privately and securely.

Small Business

Small Business Plans

Business health insurance plans designed to fit any size small business and budget.


Join Our Team

Want to be part of our amazing team? We are looking for Product Delivery Consultants to help us design the next generation of health insurance products.


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Our trusted community experts can give you the one-on-one help you need to shop for health insurance.

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If you’ve been exposed to COVID-19 or are having symptoms, taking an at-home COVID-19 test may be a good idea. And the cost of those tests may be covered by your health plan.

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Getting a good night’s sleep isn’t easy. It’s even harder if your sleep schedule isn’t typical. But there are steps you can take to make getting the rest you need easier so you can stay healthy.

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In addition to your monthly premium and deductible, copays and coinsurance are other out-of-pocket amounts you may pay when you get care. Understanding is a key to saving money.

About Us

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois is proud to be the state’s only statewide, customer-owned health insurer. We are also the largest provider of health benefits in Illinois, serving more than 8.1 million members in all 102 counties across the state.

For more than 85 years, we’ve provided our members with comprehensive, affordable health plans, making Illinois a healthier place to live, work and play.