People across the United States seek treatment for addiction at rehab facilities. After a person comes to the realization that they need help to overcome an addiction, the most pressing question is how they are going to pay for it. We’ll help you understand what your insurance will cover.
Bridging the Gap is an in-network provider with Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield Health Insurance and an out-of-network provider with most other major insurers.
Whether you’re confused about how insurance policies work or are simply concerned about the pay, you’ll want to check with your treatment facility and insurance provider to find out what kind of coverage you have.
This will help you figure out whether your insurance will pay a part or all of your treatment costs.
If you’ve decided to enter drug rehab but you’re not sure if your insurance provider will cover it, read on to learn more about Anthem BCBS drug rehab coverage.
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield is a trusted health insurance provider that offers access to a network of BCBS providers across the United States. It the largest for-profit health care company and is the parent company of Blue Cross Blue Shield.
Anthem BCBS makes health care simpler by offering different plans and levels of coverage through Medicare, Medicaid, employers, and current or retired federal employees.
The short answer is yes, but coverage plans and tiers may vary. Blue Cross Blue Shield does generally cover drug rehab. However, the extent of the coverage depends on the patient and their insurance plan.
Anthem covers a variety of behavioral therapy and mental health treatments. It is also the parent company of BCBS, so the coverage options are similar.
Here are Anthem BCBS’ four coverage options:
Individual plans and tiers will vary by state.
Anthem health insurance may offer behavioral and mental health care benefits to pay for addiction treatments at Virginia rehab centers.
Behavioral and mental health care benefits may include:
Not all treatments are covered the same. Therefore, coverage and costs will vary based on your home state, your insurance policy, and your treatment provider.
When selecting an addiction treatment program for yourself or a family member, it can be stressful figuring out how to pay for it. If you have Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS) insurance, you’re probably wondering how much Anthem BCBS will cover for residential or intensive outpatient treatment.
To find out about your coverage and benefits, you can call the number on the back of your insurance card. A customer service representative can help you locate treatment facilities and therapists in the area, along with coverage and benefits details.
You can also create a profile on Anthem.com to view your benefits information. To view your information, click on “my plan” and then select “benefits.” If you need an estimate on the costs of different treatments, Anthem has an online tool to do that.
If you are a federal employee or retiree and are covered under the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program (FEHBP), you can receive benefits from Anthem BCBS. Here are 3 plans for federal employees or retirees:
If you have a plan with Medicare, Anthem BCBS offers medical, hospital, and prescription coverage in a singular plan for those who qualify.
If you decide to use your Anthem insurance to pay for rehab, you’ll want to consider the following:
For further questions about using Anthem BCBS for rehab, it’s best to call Anthem or your treatment facility directly.
At Bridging The Gaps, we help adults recover from drug and alcohol abuse by combining integrative modalities to get to the root cause of addiction.
We are an in-network provider with Anthem, and we work with other major insurers outside of our network.
Find out if you have Anthem BCBS drug rehab coverage and if it will cover all or part of your treatment at our Virginia rehab center by contacting us.