Choose the Right Network and Save $$$
2023 ACA Plan Comparison Guide | Iowa Small Group Plans
Choosing the right network is important. Ensuring you have what your employees need could help save you money.
My employees live and work in Iowa and only need state coverage.
Amazing state coverage(up to a 15% savings)
Access to more than 29,000 health care providers across Iowa and bordering counties, plus emergency out-of-network coverage.1
Wellmark Blue HMOSM
1Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield network numbers as of January 2021.
State + select national
My employees need state coverage plus limited out-of-state protection.
Amazing state coverage(state-based HMO network)
Choose to see any out-of-network BlueCard® health care provider2 nationwide at a higher cost-share.
Wellmark Blue POSSM
2BlueCard providers can be found at bcbs.com or by calling 800-810-2583.
My employees need state coverage plus national flexibility.
Amazing state coverage(broadest access)
Access to more than 1.7 million unique, in-network health care providers throughout the United States.3
Wellmark Blue PPOSM
3 Provider Data Repository (PDR), January 2021. From national BlueCard PPO portion of the network reporting services (NRS) extract of PDR data. The data is limited to records in Plans' licensed service.