2019 ACA Plan Comparison Guide for Small Groups | Iowa
To find the right plan, start by considering where you and your employees live and where your business is located. Wellmark offers three network options.
Plans available in the Wellmark ValueSM Health Plan HMO Network provide members with access to care within the Mercy Health Network and its affiliates. Learn more about the unique benefits of a limited network.
Consider if your employees live and work in one of the highlighted counties.
- Black Hawk
Consider if your employees lives throughout Iowa.
Plans available in the Wellmark Blue HMOSM network give your employees access to 100 percent of the hospitals and 97 percent of doctors in Iowa in all 99 counties. They also have access to services in Iowa's contiguous counties. Out-of-network coverage is available in emergency and accidental situations.11Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield network numbers as of July 3, 2018.
Consider if your employees need national flexibility.
Plans available in the Wellmark Blue PPOSM network provide access to more than 96 percent of hospitals and 95 percent of doctors throughout the country.22Blue Cross Blue Shield Association network numbers as of July 3, 2018.