New Plan! Access Blue New England

Our regional BlueCHiP family is expanding in Large Group with the addition of Access Blue New England. The Access Blue New England product family includes 12 high-deductible health plans with New England regional coverage that includes Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Hampshire, and Maine. Members get all of the advantages of a regional BlueCHiP plan, and the flexibility to pair with a health savings account (HSA) that allows employees to save pre-tax dollars for qualified medical expenses now or in the future. Access Blue New England plans will be available in the Large Group segment starting October 1, 2018.


Is Access Blue New England right for your client’s business?

  • Access Blue New England provides 100% coverage for routine, in-network preventive care, including recommended screenings and tests, before the deductible is met
  • Option to set up a tax-advantaged HSA for eligible medical expenses
  • Includes access to medications featured on the HSA preventive drug list prior to deductible, with simply a copay
  • Members choose a PCP during enrollment but a referral is not required
  • Your employees gain peace of mind knowing they have access to the best care in New England as well as emergency care outside of New England


Members can choose and use Blue Cross® and Blue Shield® doctors and hospitals in Rhode Island, Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, and New Hampshire:

  • 11,000+ PCPs
  • 30,000+ specialists
  • Close to 200 hospitals including:
  • Rhode Island Hospital (including Hasbro Children’s Hospital)
  • The Miriam Hospital
  • Women & Infants Hospital
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Boston Children’s Hospital
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Yale-New Haven Hospital
  • Hartford Hospital
  • St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center