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Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma offers lowest cost HMO option to State of Oklahoma employees

Sep. 11, 2018

Tulsa, OK — Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma (BCBSOK) is proud to participate as a health insurance option for the 2019 plan year for State of Oklahoma teachers and employees. BCBSOK's BlueLincs HMOTM is the lowest cost HMO option, providing services to members with little to no out of pocket costs.

BCBSOK's BlueLincs HMO plan for state employees also features:

  • Zero deductible
  • Zero coinsurance*
  • $0 copay for primary care physician visits
  • $0 copay for pre-natal and post-natal maternity care**
  • $0 copay for preventive health services
  • $0 copay for preferred generic drugs
  • 24/7 customer service***

BCBSOK's BlueLincs HMO network has coverage in all 77 counties, with is a large selection of doctors and hospitals available to members across the state, with no referral requirements within the BlueLincs HMO network.

"Serving as an option for the State of Oklahoma allows us to show our commitment to Oklahomans, as we provide the most affordable health care option with the best HMO benefits", said BCBSOK President Ted Haynes. “We want Oklahomans to know we are committed to their health care needs and we’ll be here for the long haul."

Informational enrollment meetings for state employees and teachers will begin in September at various locations across the state. The Open Enrollment Period for State employees vary. Please contact State employee benefit coordinators for specific dates.

For additional information about the BlueLincs HMO health plan and pricing, visit bcbsok.com/state, or call our customer service line at 855-609-5684.

*excludes durable medical equipment, orthotics and prosthetics, diabetic supplies and infertility services.
**excludes inpatient hospital charges.
***Customer Service operating hours: 8:00 am – 6:00 pm, Monday – Friday. 24/7 availability begins January 1, 2019.