Autism coverage FAQ

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If your Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan or Blue Care Network plan has the autism benefit, this gives information and answers you may find helpful.

On Oct. 15, 2012, we expanded our coverage of the diagnosis and treatment of autism. For anyone affected by these challenging, complex disorders, this is good news.

Because of the changes, our members have had a lot of questions. Here’s what you need to know about the autism benefit.

Tip: Some group plans may have different coverage for autism. How can you find out what benefits you have?

  • Log in to your account at If you're not sure where to look after that, here are some instructions.
  • If you have health insurance through your employer, you can ask your HR department.
  • Call the number on the back of your enrollee ID card and we'll help.