Where Do I Start With Blue Cross/Blue Shield COBRA?

I lost my job and my insurance stopped. My employer’s letter to me said I can continue using my Blue Cross plan on COBRA. How?

To start your COBRA plan with Blue Cross Blue Shield, you will need to respond to the paperwork your employer sent you. You have 60 days in which to elect the continuing coverage. After making your first premium payment the plan will restart. The COBRA plan administrator will send you information on the cost of coverage, how to pay your premium and who to contact with questions.

Should I Choose COBRA?

If you have major health concerns, visit the doctor often or take prescription medications, then COBRA would allow you to keep the same coverage you’ve had. Here’s other reasons for when to choose COBRA as your health insurance.

Who Is Blue Cross / Blue Shield?

The Blue Cross Blue Shield Association (BCBSA) is a federation of 35 independent U.S. health insurance companies that provide more than 106 million people with health insurance in the United States. It was formed in 1982 by merging the two organizations that named it: The Blue Cross was founded in 1929 and became the Blue Cross Association in 1960, while the Blue Shield was founded in 1939 to form the Blue Cross Association in 1948.

Temporary and Affordable Health Plans

We are COBRAinsurance.com — a private health insurance company, established in 2001, that publishes online information on how the federal COBRA law works. We also provide an alternative to COBRA if it is unavailable or you simply can not afford it. You can remain insured and have health coverage for new illnesses or injuries with Short-Term Medical Insurance

Call For Advice: 1-877-262-7241

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