How quickly can I expect to get a doctor’s appointment?
Who is this for?
If you're a Blue Care Network (HMO) plan member, this information will help you know what to expect when scheduling your doctor’s appointments.
As an Blue Care Network (HMO) plan member, you'll need to schedule your annual health exam with your primary care physician. This is a covered benefit of your plan.
If you haven’t chosen your primary care physician yet, please use Find a Doctor to search for a doctor that best fits your needs.
Preparing for your appointment
As you get closer to your appointment, take some notes about what you’d like to discuss with your doctor. You’ll also want to be prepared to discuss your medical history and any special needs you may have.
In addition, your doctor will want to know about any care you’re getting from a specialist so that you can continue to receive this care.
How long can I expect to wait for an appointment?
Here’s how long you can expect to wait for an appointment with a Blue Care Network doctor:
|Types of care||Expect an appointment|
|Preventive care||Within 30 days|
|Routine primary care||Within 4 days|
|Follow-up care||Within 14 days|
|Urgent care||Within 2 days|