Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina (BCBSNC)

After a careful review of the group health insurance program, the university has decided to renew Elon’s agreement with Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina (BCBSNC) to administer its plan for 2016. The university has also added a new plan option, Plan C with an HSA (Health Savings Account). Click here to view a list of Frequently Asked Questions in regard to a Health Savings Account.

A comparison chart of the university's health plans (Plan A, Plan B, and Plan C) has been created to assist you in making an informed decision regarding your health insurance benefits. Please click here to view the chart. 

The rate schedule for all plans are as follows: 

 Plan ARates
Monthly Individual $117.06
  Plus Spouse/Domestic Partner $321.34
  Plus Child(ren) $283.08
  Family $382.55
Bi-weekly Individual $54.03
  Plus Spouse/Domestic Partner $148.31
  Plus Child(ren) $130.65
  Family $176.56
 Plan BRates
Monthly Individual $191.40
  Plus Spouse/Domestic Partner $549.27
  Plus Child(ren) $402.80
  Family $681.09
Bi-weekly Individual $88.34
  Plus Spouse/Domestic Partner $253.51
  Plus Child(ren) $185.91
  Family $314.35
 Plan C w/HSARates
Monthly Individual $84.28
  Plus Spouse/Domestic Partner $263.50
  Plus Child(ren) $232.13
  Family $313.69
Bi-weekly Individual $38.90
  Plus Spouse/Domestic Partner $121.62
  Plus Child(ren) $107.14
  Family $144.78

Prescription drug rates for both Plan A and Plan B have changed for 2017.

Rate schedules for Prescription Drugs:

 Plan APrescription Drug Rates
Retail Tier 1 $12.00
  Tier 2 $45.00
  Tier 3 $90.00
Mail Order Tier 1 $24.00
  Tier 2 $90.00
  Tier 3 $180.00
 Plan BPrescription Drug Rates
Retail Tier 1 $10.00
  Tier 2 $35.00
  Tier 3 $70.00
Mail Order Tier 1 $20.00
  Tier 2 $70.00
  Tier 3 $140.00
 Plan CPrescription Drug Rates
Retail Tier 1 70% after deductible
  Tier 2 70% after deductible
  Tier 3 70% after deductible
Mail Order Tier 1 70% after deductible
  Tier 2 70% after deductible
  Tier 3 70% after deductible

Benefit eligible faculty and staff interested in participating in the health plan will need to go online to complete the enrollment process during the annual enrollment period (October 24, 2016 through November 4, 2016). You may also complete the enrollment process at the Benefits Fair on Tuesday, October 25, 2016 in the Koury Athletics Center (Koury Concourse) from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. Representatives from the Office of Human Resources will be available to assist you. You can schedule an appointment with Human Resources for assistance any time during the open enrollment period if you need assistance.

Faculty and staff are reminded that the new monthly premiums for Plan A, Plan B, and Plan C will be deducted from their January 2017 pay voucher. Please note that new selections will be effective on January 1, 2017

You may visit the following link to view the online provider directory for the health insurance plan:

BCBSNC - Find A Provider – (You will need to select “BlueOptions – Group PPO” as the network. Once you are enrolled in the BCBSNC system, you will not have to select a network anymore. The web portal will recognize you as a “BlueOptions” PPO member.)

BCBSNC Contact Information

  • Website: Mybcbsnc.com
  • BCBSNC Customer Service: 1-877-275-9787
  • To Find Providers in NC: 1-877-258-3334
  • Find Providers Outside NC: 1-800-810-BLUE (2583)
  • Find Providers Outside USA: 1-800-810 BLUE (2583), or call collect 1-804-673-1177
  • Claims Forms: Mybcbsnc.com
  • Medical Claims Address: BCBSNC, P.O. Box 35, Durham, NC 27702