Blue Cross Blue Shield Association
The Blue Cross Blue Shield Association provides a network directory accessing all the Blue Cross Blue Shield plans across the country. If we had to pick a single directory that would appeal to the largest number of health care consumers, this would be it.
Following are provider network links for many of the nation's leading health insurance organizations. We have attempted to list them in order of size, beginning with the biggest:
United HealthCare offers individual health insurance through its Golden Rule Division. The UnitedHealthOne family of products are offered (at last count) in 40 states plus the District of Columbia.
At last count Wellpoint operated 13 Blue Cross and Blue Shield plans, including Empire Blue Cross and Blue Shield (New York). The other Blue Cross / Blue Shield plans operate under the "Anthem" brand name in California, Colorado, Connecticut, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Maine, Missouri, New Hampshire, Ohio and Wisconsin. In California the Wellpoint company is Anthem Blue Cross. Blue Shield of California is a distinct health insurance company that is not part of Wellpoint.
Kaiser Permanente operates plans in California, Colorado, District of Columbia, Georgia, Hawaii, Maryland, Ohio, Oregon and Washington.
At last count Aetna was marketing individual health insurance products in 24 states and the District of Columbia.
"HumanaOne" is the individual health insurance product offering from Humana. At last count HumanaOne is marketed in 25 states.
Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC)
As of our last survey, Coventry is marketing their CoventryOne individual health insurance products in 25 states.
Independence Blue Cross
Independence Blue Cross operates in the southeastern Pennsylvania area.
Cigna is a big national health insurance company but, as of our last count, markets individual plans only in Arizona, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee and Texas.
As of our most recent review, HealthNet products are offered in Arizona, California, Oregon and Washington.
CareFirst Group Blue Cross Blue Shield
Serving Maryland, District of Columbia and parts of northern Virginia