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Using Providers who are in the Blue Cross Network Protects Your Wallet

Did you know that you may pay significantly more for care you receive from out-of-network providers?

The providers in the Blue Cross network, those we call “network providers,” agree to accept reasonable payment for services and supplies, also known as the “allowed amount.” We prohibit our network providers from billing our members for costs that exceed the allowed amount, so you pay only your plan’s deductible, co-payments, or co-insurance for the in-network covered care you need.

The flu vaccine is a simple and effective way to prevent serious illness from the flu. This year, it’s more important than ever for Vermonters to get a flu shot. Here are four reasons why.

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