New Member Quick Tips
We Want to Make Things Simple.
Here is everything you need to get started.
We know that choosing a health plan is an important decision for you. We appreciate the trust you have placed in us to help manage your health care needs. We also know you have received a lot of information about your new plan.
Our Customer Service representatives are a phone call away. They are dedicated to helping you get access to the right care. Do not hesitate to pick up the phone and give us a call. The phone number is on the back of your participant ID card.
We wish you good health. We look forward to serving you.
1. Carry Your ID Card
Show your new participant card to doctors. Also show it to other health care workers when you visit them.
2. Pick a Physician
Every participant should have a primary care physician (PCP). What is a PCP? A PCP is your personal doctor who helps manage all of your health care needs
3. Check the Formulary
Your health plan may include drug coverage. If so, check the list to find out which medicines are covered by your plan.
4. Preventive Screenings and Annual Wellness Visit
Annual wellness visits and screenings can help you avoid illness. Both are available at no cost to you. Be sure to schedule these visits with your doctor.
5. Use the Network
Use doctors and other physician in your plan’s network. Staying in the network can save money. Check our Find a Provider tool for doctors in your area.
6. Register for a Secure Account
Registration lets you access the participant section of the Web site. You can:
- Pay your monthly premiums
- Change your doctor
- Order a replacement participant ID card
- And more
7. Use the 24-Hour Nurse Advice Line
Have health questions? Nurses are available for you to call. They are happy to help you. The phone number is on the back of your participant ID card.
8. Get Help for Serious Health Issues
Need help with chronic conditions such as asthma or diabetes? Call us. A member of our Care Management team can help you get care.
9. If Your Information Changes
Let us know if:
- Your address needs updating
- Your personal information changes