Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Expedites Access to Care for Members in California Affected by landslides
BOSTON, Feb. 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to post-wildfire landslides, also known as debris flows, the governor of California has declared a state of emergency for Monterey, Santa Cruz, and San Luis Obispo counties. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross), Inc. is expediting access to care for members who may be affected.
Blue Cross has more than 1,100 members living in the affected counties. The health plan is working to ensure those members can access health services and medications quickly and in locations convenient to them.
Effective immediately and for the next 90 days, Blue Cross is allowing:
In response to the coronavirus pandemic, Blue Cross has taken other steps to expand access to care that will benefit affected members in California. Blue Cross is:
The above enhanced benefits are in effect for all Blue Cross members for the duration of the public health emergency.
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