Current Initiatives

Plan/Coverage Changes

  • Effective July 1, 2012, DEHIC groups have the opportunity to offer three new products, named above:
    • Healthy Advantage PPO, the next generation PPO
    • EPO Select 20, an in-network only product offering a $20 copayment for office visits
    • - Please contact your business or human resource office to express interest and to obtain details.
  • Effective January 01, 2010, Empire BCBS’s pharmacy services is managed by Express Scripts, Inc. (ESI).

Dates for Open Enrollment:

  • Please be reminded that November is the usual time during which members may change health insurance options. Please contact your Health Benefit Administrator regarding your organization’s Open Enrollment Program.

How Benefits Work:

  • Empire BCBS Virtual Open Enrollment - Click HERE to view a video on the benefit plans offered through DEHIC!
    You will first need to enter the following user name and password information to gain access.  After that, simply select that product you would like to view.
    user name: DEHIC
    password: welcome

  • Empire BCBS “Live Health Online” (LHO) – Please review the following LHO documents on how to access the services of a physician from the comfort of your computer:
    - LHO Flyer
    - LHO Online Website & Video

Immediate doctor visits are available to you for the low cost of $49 per visit.  All of your information is private and secure.  Consider enrolling in this helpful healthcare option today!

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