As an HMO (Blue Care Network) or PPO (Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan) plan member, the BlueCard® program provides you health care while you are temporarily living outside of Michigan.
BlueCard is a Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association program that gives you access while living temporarily within the United States and outside of Michigan to doctors who accept Blue plans.
The Blue Cross Blue Shield Global Core program provides access to a network of over 900 hospitals and more than 130 countries for PPO plan members who are living abroad temporarily.
To find a BlueCard participating doctor:
Your coverage includes routine, urgent and follow-up care while on extended stays outside of Michigan. Refer to your Certificate of Coverage and riders or call customer service to find out about limitations to travel coverage.
In the event of an emergency:
Follow these instructions to log in and get the International Claim Form:
Along with your reimbursement form, be sure to include:
HMO members, send the completed form and all supporting materials to:
Blue Care Network
P.O. Box 68767
Grand Rapids, MI 49516-8767
PPO members, send the completed form and all supporting materials to:
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
Member Reimbursement – Mail Code: 0010
600 E. Lafayette Blvd.
Detroit, MI 48226