Blue Cross Blue Shield Missouri Health Insurance

Blue Cross Blue Shield is one of the most well-known names in health insurance. The company goes by the name Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Missouri and operates somewhat differently than it does in some states.

Types of Blue Cross Blue Shield Health Insurance Plans in Missouri

Blue Cross Blue Shield offers fewer health insurance plans in Missouri than in many other states. The insurer pulled out of the Affordable Care Act exchange in various counties in Missouri. It also stopped offering health insurance in the city of St. Louis.

The company now offers health insurance plans to residents in 68 counties. Other insurance companies typically underserve these counties. The health coverage is no longer offered in the following counties:

  • Barry
  • Boone
  • Christian
  • Franklin
  • Greene
  • Jasper
  • Jefferson
  • Lawrence
  • Lincoln
  • Newton
  • St. Charles
  • St. Francois
  • St. Louis
  • St. Genevieve
  • Warren
  • Washington

Choosing a Pharmacy

Anthem BCBS has an extensive network of pharmacies. People can obtain a 90-day supply of medications by going to a Retail90 Pharmacy or a Smart90 Pharmacy. The insurer also has Level 1 and Level 2 pharmacies. Level 1 pharmacies extend more savings, while Level 2 pharmacies provide more options.

Missouri Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicare Plans

Missouri Blue Cross Blue Shield offers a variety of Medicare Advantage and Prescription Drug plans for Missouri residents. Medicare Supplement insurance is also available. People who enroll in one of these plans are also enrolled in the SilverSneakers fitness program, allowing them to go to the gym for free.  

Choosing a Blue Cross Blue Shield Health Insurance Plan in Missouri

Choosing an Anthem BCBS plan can be difficult. You have to make sure you’re in an eligible county and then pick the right health coverage. Fortunately, you don’t have to make this decision on your own.

Call 1-855-881-0430 to speak to a licensed insurance agent. We will help you pick the best plan for your needs.