There are a lot of reasons an employee may want to change doctors. Maybe they are new to the area and haven’t had Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield coverage before. Maybe you’re offering a new health plan this year and the network has changed. Or maybe they are simply looking for a new personal doctor. Opens in a new window Whatever the reason, you can make finding a new, in-network doctor easy for them.
Helping your employees find an in-network doctor will ensure they are getting the right care Opens in a new window, at the right place, at the lowest cost. And will avoid claim denials or higher out-of-pocket costs for members when they receive care from out-of-network providers.
We like to keep things simple for your employees, so we created a switching doctors guide with three easy steps:
One: decide where to go. Two: get organized, Three: prepare for the first visit.
Get the handy guide for your employees on the Wellmark Marketing Toolkit by searching "M-4319179." Read these tips and tricks on how to use the Toolkit to get the information you need.