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Welcome to Healthy Blue

Since 1939, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska (BCBSNE) has helped millions of Nebraskans get and stay healthy. Healthy Blue is our health plan for Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) members in Nebraska. We are a managed care plan providing access to quality, low-cost health care.

We work with thousands of doctors, specialists, and hospitals throughout Nebraska, and we partner with many local organizations to help you get the care and services you need to live your best.

Healthy Blue Medicaid benefits

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Doctor visits

Get the care you need from a doctor you choose within our plan. There are no copays for primary care provider (PCP) visits, specialists, behavioral health care, urgent care services and labs.

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Vision care

We want you to see clearly. Vision benefits include an annual eye exam and glasses (every year for kids; every two years for adults) for eligible members. Coverage is subject to your benefits plan.

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Prescriptions

We pay for prescriptions and many over-the-counter (OTC) medicines. Some members have a $3 copay for brand-name drugs. Many members (including children and pregnant women) don’t have any copays for their medicines. Coverage is subject to your benefits plan.

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Extra benefits

Healthy Blue offers extra benefits just for our members, like free Weight Watchers® and Boy and Girl Scout memberships, school supplies for members entering college, and breast pumps and baby showers for pregnant members.

Note: Some benefits have eligibility requirements. Call Healthy Blue Member Services at 833-388-1405 (TTY 711) if you have questions about those requirements

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Have questions about COVID-19 vaccines?

Visit our COVID-19 Resource Center for more information.

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New to Healthy Blue?

Welcome! As a new member, we know you have questions, and we want you to get the most out of your benefits. Read our tips to help you get started with your new health plan.

Why choose Healthy Blue for your Nebraska Medicaid plan?

For over 80 years, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska has been helping people get access to great health care benefits. And now with Healthy Blue, Medicaid members in Nebraska can get Blue, too.

Top three reasons:

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A strong provider network. Our plan includes lots of doctors, hospitals and pharmacies to make getting care easy.

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Free extras on top of your regular Medicaid benefits. Healthy Blue offers extra benefits to help you live well, like free rides to your medical appointments, and gift card rewards for completing healthy activities.

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Dedicated care coordinators to help you with your care. A care coordinator works closely with you to manage care, arrange transportation and answer questions about your benefits.


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Healthy Blue — more than a health plan

We are dedicated to improving lives, promoting healthier communities and making health care simpler.

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We understand that being healthy means more than just doctor visits. Health begins in our homes and in our communities.

Find local resources

Everyone needs a little extra help sometimes. We've made it easier for you to find free or low-cost local services, so you can get the help you need with housing, food and even jobs.

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News and updates

Get the Healthy Blue mobile app!

Always have your member ID card with you. Make check-in easier at your doctor visits or to fill prescriptions. It is your health plan on the go!

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Chat with Member Services

We offer many ways to get help. You can chat with a live person 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Central time, Monday through Friday, or send us a message any time through your online account.

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Emergency preparedness

We are here to help! Find out more about how to keep your health in mind before an emergency.

Learn how to prepare

Take your Health Risk Screener (HRS)

The Health Risk Screener (HRS) is a quick and easy health questionnaire. When we know more about your health, we can help you get the right care.

Take your Health Risk Screener

Free interpreter and translation services available

If you do not speak English and need help during your doctor visit or when you call us, you can get help in your language. We provide materials in other languages and formats, including Braille, large print and audio at no cost to you. Call Member Services at 833-388-1405 (TTY 711) Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Central time and we’ll get you the help you need.

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Get health news, healthy lifestyle tips and more on our blog.

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