US Facilities are managed by our Partners
Blue Cross Blue Shield BlueCard® Network
If you have a GeoBlue1 customer insurance card (see illustration below) you have access to the Blue Cross Blue Shield BlueCard®network and can access a full directory of providers in the U.S. via www.bupaglobalaccess.com
Effective January 2015, Bupa Global formed a strategic partnership with the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association (BCBS). This strategic partnership grants Bupa Global/BCBS international customers access to the Blue Cross Blue Shield BlueCard®network, the largest healthcare provider network in the United States.
Access to the Blue Cross Blue Shield BlueCard®network is supported by GeoBlue, which is 49% owned by Bupa and an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association2. GeoBlue provides an array of tools and services for coverage in the United States (U.S.), including processing customers’ medical claims and providing customer support.
Blue Cross Blue Shield GeoBlue card holders also have access to Bupa Global’s U.S. discount pharmacy programme in connection Universal Rx please see www.bupaglobalaccess.com/pharmacy for full details.
Remember, all treatment in the USA must be pre-authorised and access to this network is subject to the terms and conditions of your policy. Please check the conditions of your policy by logging into your online area or call your customer service centre using the contact number provided on your insurance card.
If you are not in possession of the card shown above, information about your provider network can be accessed here: http://bupa.omhc.com
If you are unsure which network you are able to access please contact us via the number on your insurance card.
If you have had a treatment in the USA and have paid the provider, you should submit your claim online via your online area or through your customer service representative
(Footnote: Universal Rx is an independent company, separate from GeoBlue and Bupa.)
1 GeoBlue is the trade name for the international health insurance program of Worldwide Insurance Services (WIS), an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association.
2 Blue Cross Blue Shield Association is a national federation of 36 independent, community-based and locally operated Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies that collectively provide healthcare coverage for more than 106 million members