Premera Blue Cross Blue Shield (off site) has a broad network of providers called the Alaska Heritage Network. No matter which plan you choose, using network providers will lower your out-of-pocket costs because the percent you pay is based on negotiated fees.
For a summary of the coverage under the three UA Choice Plans, see the enrollment guide, here.
The chart below details medical coverage and deductibles under the 750 Plan, the High Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), and the Consumer-Directed Health Plan (CDHP) with Health Savings Account (HSA).
Claims or Coverage Questions
The Blue Cross customer service number is (800) 364-2982 and the TDD for the hearing impaired is (800) 842-5347. Claims information and other health resources are available on the Blue Cross site (off site). Members create their own user ID number and password when they register, all you need is your Premera ID card to get set up on the portal.
Check The Handbook (The Handbook is under construction) for more details about medical coverage.