Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico (BCBSNM) offers a health insurance plan designed to give members access to an exclusive statewide network of physicians and hospitals with a high concentration of providers in in the Albuquerque four-county areas (Bernalillo, Valencia, Torrance, and Sandoval).
Blue Preferred EPO, a lower cost alternative to our broad PPO, does not compromise benefits, quality or any services. Support and guidance tools are available to help our members make informed decisions and help them make the best use of their benefits.
Summaries are for groups with non-grandfathered benefit plans that have an original effective date beginning on or renewing between July 1, 2021 through June 30, 2022.
The Blue Preferred Plus product uses the Blue Preferred network at the top tier with the large PPO network aligned to Tier 2 and out of network at Tier 3:
Requires at least a 30% benefit differential between Tiers 1 and Tier 2 (Example: Tier 1 – 90%, Tier 2 – 60%, and Tier 3 – 50%).
Like the Blue Preferred network:
Summaries are for groups with a non-grandfathered benefit plan that has an original effective date beginning on or renewing between July 1, 2021 through June 30, 2022.