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BCBS Alpha Numeric Prefix from B2A to B9Z

BCBS Alpha Numeric Prefixes are three-character combinations of letters and numbers found at the beginning of the identification number on Blue Cross Blue Shield insurance cards. They help in identifying the health plans of patients along with their insurance companies.

This blog will cover the alpha numeric prefixes ranging from B2A to B9Z and list down their applicable state, insurance company name, and type of health plans. Continue reading and let Health Quest Billing find the right alpha numeric prefix for you.

BCBS Alpha Numeric Prefix from B2A to B9Z – Latest Insights

BCBS Prefix State Company Name Types Of Health Plan
B2B Massachusetts Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Massachusetts PPO, Medicaid, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)
B2C Texas Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Texas EPO, Traditional Indemnity, Medicare Advantage
B2D Oregon/Idaho/Utah/Washington Regence Blue-Cross Blue-Shield POS, HMO, PPO
B2E Pennsylvania Highmark Blue-Shield of Pennsylvania Medicaid, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), Traditional Indemnity
B2F Texas Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Texas Medicare Advantage, EPO, POS
B2G New York (Western) Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Western New York HMO, PPO, Medicaid
B2H Massachusetts Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Massachusetts High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), Traditional Indemnity, EPO
B2J Illinois Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Illinois PPO, Medicare Advantage, HMO
B2K Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield POS, Medicaid, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)
B2L Delaware Highmark Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Delaware Traditional Indemnity, EPO, Medicare Advantage
B2M Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield HMO, PPO, Medicaid
B2N New York (Northeastern) Blue-Shield of Northeastern New York High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), POS, Traditional Indemnity
B2O Massachusetts Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Massachusetts Medicare Advantage, EPO, HMO
B2P Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield Medicaid, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), PPO
B2Q Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield POS, Traditional Indemnity, Medicare Advantage
B2R Arkansas Arkansas Blue-Cross Blue-Shield EPO, HMO, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)
B2S Oregon/Idaho/Utah/Washington Regence Blue-Cross Blue-Shield PPO, Medicaid, Traditional Indemnity
B2T Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), Medicare Advantage, POS
B2U Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield Traditional Indemnity, EPO, Medicaid
B2V Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield HMO, PPO, Medicare Advantage
B2W New York (Western) Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Western New York POS, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), Traditional Indemnity
B2X Illinois Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Illinois Medicaid, EPO, HMO
B2Y Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield Medicare Advantage, PPO, POS
B2Z Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield Traditional Indemnity, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), Medicaid
B3A Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield EPO, HMO, PPO
B3B New York Empire Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New York High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), Medicare Advantage, Traditional Indemnity
B3C Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield PPO, Medicaid, EPO
B3D Oregon/Idaho/Utah/Washington Regence Blue-Cross Blue-Shield POS, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), HMO
B3E Texas Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Texas Traditional Indemnity, Medicare Advantage, PPO
B3F California Anthem Blue-Cross EPO, Medicaid, POS
B3G New York Empire Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New York High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), HMO, Traditional Indemnity
B3H New York Empire Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New York PPO, Medicare Advantage, EPO
B3I New York Empire Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New York Medicaid, POS, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)
B3J Alaska Premera Blue-Cross of Alaska HMO, Traditional Indemnity, Medicare Advantage
B3K New York Empire Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New York EPO, PPO, Medicaid
B3L Pennsylvania Highmark Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Pennsylvania POS, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), HMO
B3M Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield Traditional Indemnity, Medicare Advantage, POS
B3N New York Empire Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New York PPO, EPO, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)
B3O New York Empire Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New York Medicaid, HMO, Traditional Indemnity
B3P Texas Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Texas High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), POS, PPO
B3Q New York Empire Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New York Medicare Advantage, EPO, Medicaid
B3R New York Empire Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New York HMO, Traditional Indemnity, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)
B3S Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield POS, PPO, Medicare Advantage
B3T New York Empire Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New York EPO, Medicaid, HMO
B3U New York Empire Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New York High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), Traditional Indemnity, POS
B3V Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield Medicare Advantage, PPO, EPO
B3W New York Empire Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New York HMO, POS, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)
B3X New York Empire Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New York Traditional Indemnity, Medicaid, PPO
B3Y New York Empire Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New York EPO, Medicare Advantage, HMO
B3Z New York Empire Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New York High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), POS, Medicaid
B4A California Anthem Blue-Cross PPO, Traditional Indemnity, EPO
B4B Pennsylvania Highmark Blue-Shield of Pennsylvania Medicaid, HMO, Medicare Advantage
B4C Pennsylvania Highmark Blue-Shield of Pennsylvania High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), EPO, PPO
B4D Pennsylvania Highmark Blue-Shield of Pennsylvania Traditional Indemnity, POS, Medicaid
B4E Pennsylvania Highmark Blue-Shield of Pennsylvania Medicare Advantage, HMO, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)
B4F Pennsylvania Highmark Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Pennsylvania PPO, EPO, Traditional Indemnity
B4G Delaware Highmark Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Delaware Medicaid, POS, Medicare Advantage
B4H Pennsylvania Highmark Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Pennsylvania High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), HMO, PPO
B4I Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield EPO, Traditional Indemnity, Medicaid
B4J Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield POS, Medicare Advantage, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)
B4K California Anthem Blue-Cross HMO, PPO, Traditional Indemnity
B4L Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield Medicaid, EPO, Medicare Advantage
B4M Delaware Highmark Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Delaware High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), POS, HMO
B4N Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield Traditional Indemnity, PPO, EPO
B4O Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield Medicare Advantage, Medicaid, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)
B4P Pennsylvania Capital Blue-Cross of Pennsylvania PPO, HMO, POS
B4Q Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield EPO, Traditional Indemnity, Medicaid
B4R Pennsylvania Highmark Blue-Shield of Pennsylvania High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), Medicare Advantage, PPO
B4S Texas Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Texas POS, HMO, EPO
B4T Pennsylvania Highmark Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Pennsylvania Medicaid, Traditional Indemnity, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)
B4U New York Empire Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New York Medicare Advantage, PPO, POS
B4V Texas Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Texas High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), EPO, Medicaid
B4W Massachusetts Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Massachusetts HMO, Traditional Indemnity, Medicare Advantage
B4X Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield PPO, POS, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)
B4Y Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield EPO, Medicaid, HMO
B4Z Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield Traditional Indemnity, Medicare Advantage, PPO
B5A California Anthem Blue-Cross High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), POS, EPO
B5B Pennsylvania Highmark Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Pennsylvania HMO, Medicaid, Traditional Indemnity
B5C Rhode Island Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Rhode Island PPO, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), Medicare Advantage
B5D Nevada Anthem Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Nevada Traditional Indemnity, EPO, HMO
B5E Pennsylvania Capital Blue-Cross of Pennsylvania Medicaid, POS, PPO
B5F Delaware Highmark Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Delaware Medicare Advantage, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), Traditional Indemnity
B5G Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield EPO, HMO, Medicaid
B5H New Jersey Horizon Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New Jersey POS, PPO, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)
B5I Pennsylvania Independence Blue-Cross of Philadelphia and Southeastern Pennsylvania Traditional Indemnity, Medicare Advantage, EPO
B5J New Jersey Horizon Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New Jersey HMO, Medicaid, POS
B5K Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), PPO, Traditional Indemnity
B5L New York Empire Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New York EPO, Medicare Advantage, HMO
B5M Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield Medicaid, POS, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)
B5N Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield PPO, Traditional Indemnity, Medicare Advantage
B5O Alaska Premera Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Alaska HMO, EPO, Medicaid
B5P Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), POS, PPO
B5Q Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield Traditional Indemnity, Medicare Advantage, HMO
B5R Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield Medicaid, EPO, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)
B5S Texas Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Texas PPO, POS, Traditional Indemnity
B5T New Jersey Horizon Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New Jersey Medicare Advantage, HMO, Medicaid
B5U Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), EPO, PPO
B5V New Jersey Horizon Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New Jersey Traditional Indemnity, Medicaid, HMO
B5W Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield POS, Medicare Advantage, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)
B5X Ohio Anthem Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Ohio EPO, PPO, Traditional Indemnity
B5Y Ohio Anthem Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Ohio Medicaid, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), POS
B5Z Ohio Anthem Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Ohio HMO, Medicare Advantage, EPO
B6A Massachusetts Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Massachusetts PPO, Traditional Indemnity, Medicaid
B6B Ohio Anthem Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Ohio High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), POS, PPO
B6C Ohio Anthem Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Ohio HMO, Medicaid, POS
B6D Ohio Anthem Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Ohio Traditional Indemnity, EPO, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)
B6E Ohio Anthem Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Ohio Medicare Advantage, PPO, HMO
B6F Ohio Anthem Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Ohio POS, Medicaid, Traditional Indemnity
B6G Ohio Anthem Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Ohio High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), EPO, Medicare Advantage
B6H New York Empire Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New York PPO, HMO, POS
B6I New York Empire Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New York Traditional Indemnity, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), Medicaid
B6J New York Empire Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New York EPO, Medicare Advantage, PPO
B6K New York Empire Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New York Medicaid, POS, HMO
B6L New York Empire Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New York High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), Traditional Indemnity, EPO
B6M Delaware Highmark Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Delaware PPO, Medicare Advantage, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)
B6N New York Empire Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New York HMO, POS, Traditional Indemnity
B6O New York Empire Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New York EPO, Medicaid, PPO
B6P New York Empire Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New York High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), HMO, Medicare Advantage
B6Q New York Empire Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New York Traditional Indemnity, POS, EPO
B6R New York Empire Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New York Medicaid, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), PPO
B6S New York Empire Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New York Medicare Advantage, HMO, Traditional Indemnity
B6T Alaska Premera Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Alaska POS, EPO, Medicaid
B6U New York Empire Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New York High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), PPO, Medicare Advantage
B6V New York Empire Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New York Traditional Indemnity, HMO, POS
B6W New York Empire Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New York Medicaid, EPO, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)
B6X New York Empire Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New York PPO, Medicare Advantage, Traditional Indemnity
B6Y California Anthem Blue-Cross HMO, POS, Medicaid
B6Z Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield EPO, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), PPO
B7A California Anthem Blue-Cross Medicare Advantage, Traditional Indemnity, HMO
B7B Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield POS, EPO, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)
B7C Pennsylvania Independence Blue-Cross of Philadelphia and Southeastern Pennsylvania Medicaid, PPO, Traditional Indemnity
B7D Pennsylvania Independence Blue-Cross of Philadelphia and Southeastern Pennsylvania High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), EPO, HMO
B7E North Dakota Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of North Dakota Medicare Advantage, POS, PPO
B7F Texas Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Texas Traditional Indemnity, Medicaid, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)
B7G New York Empire Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New York EPO, Medicare Advantage, POS
B7H New York Empire Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New York HMO, PPO, Traditional Indemnity
B7I Pennsylvania Capital Blue-Cross of Pennsylvania High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), Medicaid, EPO
B7J Pennsylvania Highmark Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Pennsylvania POS, Medicare Advantage, HMO
B7K Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield Traditional Indemnity, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), PPO
B7L Massachusetts Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Massachusetts Medicaid, EPO, POS
B7M Pennsylvania Highmark Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Pennsylvania Medicare Advantage, HMO, Traditional Indemnity
B7N Ohio Anthem Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Ohio PPO, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), Medicaid
B7O Gerogia Anthem Blue-Cross-Blue-Shield of Georgia EPO, POS, Medicare Advantage
B7P Oregon/Idaho/Utah/Washington Regence Blue-Cross Blue-Shield HMO, Traditional Indemnity, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)
B7Q Pennsylvania Capital Blue-Cross of Pennsylvania Medicaid, PPO, EPO
B7R Minnesota Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Minnesota High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), Medicare Advantage, POS
B7S Texas Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Texas Traditional Indemnity, HMO, PPO
B7T New Jersey Horizon Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New Jersey EPO, Medicaid, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)
B7U New Jersey Horizon Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New Jersey POS, Medicare Advantage, Traditional Indemnity
B7V New Jersey Horizon Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New Jersey HMO, PPO, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)
B7W New Jersey Horizon Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New Jersey Medicaid, EPO, Medicare Advantage
B7X Pennsylvania Independence Blue-Cross of Philadelphia and Southeastern Pennsylvania High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), Traditional Indemnity, POS
B7Y Pennsylvania Independence Blue-Cross of Philadelphia and Southeastern Pennsylvania PPO, HMO, EPO
B7Z Missouri Anthem Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Missouri Medicare Advantage, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), Medicaid
B8A California Anthem Blue-Cross Traditional Indemnity, POS, PPO
B8B Virginia Anthem Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Virginia EPO, HMO, Medicare Advantage
B8C Missouri Anthem Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Missouri High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), Traditional Indemnity, POS
B8D Missouri Anthem Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Missouri Medicaid, PPO, EPO
B8E Pennsylvania Independence Blue-Cross of Philadelphia and Southeastern Pennsylvania HMO, Medicare Advantage, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)
B8F Texas Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Texas Traditional Indemnity, POS, Medicaid
B8G Pennsylvania Highmark Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Pennsylvania EPO, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), PPO
B8H Illinois Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Illinois Medicare Advantage, HMO, Traditional Indemnity
B8J Pennsylvania Independence Blue-Cross of Philadelphia and Southeastern Pennsylvania POS, Medicaid, EPO
B8K Pennsylvania Highmark Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Pennsylvania High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), PPO, Medicare Advantage
B8L Pennsylvania Independence Blue-Cross of Philadelphia and Southeastern Pennsylvania Traditional Indemnity, HMO, POS
B8M Pennsylvania Independence Blue-Cross of Philadelphia and Southeastern Pennsylvania Medicaid, EPO, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)
B8N California Anthem Blue-Cross PPO, Medicare Advantage, Traditional Indemnity
B8O Gerogia Anthem Blue-Cross-Blue-Shield of Georgia HMO, POS, Medicaid
B8P Ohio Anthem Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Ohio High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), EPO, PPO
B8Q Ohio Anthem Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Ohio Medicare Advantage, Traditional Indemnity, HMO
B8R Ohio Anthem Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Ohio POS, Medicaid, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)
B8S Ohio Anthem Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Ohio EPO, PPO, Medicare Advantage
B8T Ohio Anthem Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Ohio Traditional Indemnity, HMO, POS
B8U Ohio Anthem Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Ohio High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), Medicaid, EPO
B8V Ohio Anthem Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Ohio Medicare Advantage, PPO, Traditional Indemnity
B8W Ohio Anthem Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Ohio HMO, POS, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)
B8X Ohio Anthem Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Ohio EPO, Medicaid, Medicare Advantage
B8Y Ohio Anthem Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Ohio Traditional Indemnity, PPO, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)
B8Z Ohio Anthem Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Ohio POS, HMO, EPO
B9A California Anthem Blue-Cross Medicaid, Medicare Advantage, Traditional Indemnity
B9B Ohio Anthem Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Ohio PPO, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), HMO
B9C Ohio Anthem Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Ohio EPO, POS, Medicaid
B9D Ohio Anthem Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Ohio Medicare Advantage, Traditional Indemnity, PPO
B9E Ohio Anthem Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Ohio High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), HMO, EPO
B9F Texas Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Texas POS, Medicaid, PPO
B9G Massachusetts Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Massachusetts Traditional Indemnity, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), Medicare Advantage
B9H Texas Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Texas EPO, HMO, POS
B9J Pennsylvania Independence Blue-Cross of Philadelphia and Southeastern Pennsylvania Medicaid, PPO, Traditional Indemnity
B9K Oklahoma Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Oklahoma High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), Medicare Advantage, HMO
B9L Pennsylvania Highmark Blue-Shield of Pennsylvania EPO, POS, PPO
B9M Pennsylvania Highmark Blue-Shield of Pennsylvania Traditional Indemnity, Medicaid, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)
B9N Pennsylvania Highmark Blue-Shield of Pennsylvania Medicare Advantage, HMO, EPO
B9O Gerogia Anthem Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Georgia POS, PPO, Traditional Indemnity
B9P Pennsylvania Independence Blue-Cross of Philadelphia and Southeastern Pennsylvania Medicaid, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), Medicare Advantage
B9Q Oregon/Idaho/Utah/Washington Regence Blue-Cross Blue-Shield EPO, HMO, POS
B9R New Jersey Horizon Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of New Jersey PPO, Traditional Indemnity, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)
B9S Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield Medicaid, Medicare Advantage, EPO
B9T Virginia Anthem Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Virginia HMO, POS, PPO
B9U Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), Traditional Indemnity, Medicaid
B9V Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield EPO, Medicare Advantage, HMO
B9W California Anthem Blue-Cross POS, PPO, High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)
B9X Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield Traditional Indemnity, Medicaid, EPO
B9Y Indiana Anthem Blue-Cross Blue-Shield of Indiana Medicare Advantage, HMO, POS
B9Z Maryland/District of Columbia/Northern Virginia Carefirst Blue-Cross Blue-Shield High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP), PPO, Traditional Indemnity

 

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Blue Cross Blue Shield prefixes are assigned by BCBS to denote specific plans, national employer groups, international plans, and to ensure accurate claims routing. These prefixes are alphanumeric codes found at the start of member identification numbers and serve to organize and identify various aspects of membership and coverage under BCBS.

Yes, Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS) prefixes are not fully standardized. They vary by region, plan type, and employer group, although some general patterns exist. It's recommended to check your insurance card or contact BCBS directly for the specific prefix associated with your policy.

Yes, there are rules and guidelines for assigning prefixes. These include ensuring uniqueness to avoid confusion, adhering to specific length and character restrictions, avoiding reserved words, and maintaining clarity to reflect their purpose effectively. Referencing system-specific documentation, such as AWS for network prefixes, provides detailed assignment rules.

Yes, prefixes can vary within the same Blue-Cross Blue-Shield company. These prefixes help identify specific plans or network options within the company.

No, BCBS plan prefixes do not directly affect your out-of-pocket costs. The prefixes simply identify your specific plan, while the actual out-of-pocket costs depend on the coverage details such as deductibles and coinsurance provided by the plan itself.