Provider Recognition Programs

Blue Distinction®

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico (BCBSNM), in partnership with the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association, has developed Blue Distinction Centers. Each Center has been selected through a rigorous, evidence-based, objective selection criteria established with input from medical experts and organizations.

Blue Distinction is a nationwide program that will create an unprecedented level of healthcare transparency with two goals: engaging consumers to enable more informed healthcare decisions and collaborating with providers to improve quality outcomes and affordability.

To learn more about the program, selection criteria, and designated centers in each state, visit Blue Distinction for Providers.

Bridges to Excellence®

BCBSNM is licensed as a sponsor of the Bridges to Excellence Diabetic Care Recognition program and Cardiac Care Recognition programs. Learn More