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This year is not the year to
get the flu.

The flu shot is safe, affordable, and easy to get.
Protect yourself and your family by getting your flu shot.

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Health Plans Just Right For You

We believe health plans shouldn’t be hard to figure out.  See how easy it can be with Anthem by shopping for plans below.

Employer Group Plans

Flexible group insurance plans for every size business. Choose from a variety of group medical, pharmacy, dental, vision and life and disability plans.

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Learn about employer group plans

Medicare Plans

With Anthem, you have options. Find a Medicare plan that's perfect for your health needs and your budget.

Individual and Family Insurance Plans

You’ll find flexible health, dental and vision insurance options for you and your family with Anthem.

We’re There When You Need Us

If you need health care right away, you’ve got options. As always, if you feel your life or health is in danger, you should go to the Emergency Room. But let’s take a look at why another option for medical attention can be a good idea. You can also check out our Getting Better Care page for more tips.

  • Live Health Online
  • Retail Health Clinic
  • Doctor's Office
  • Urgent Care
  • Emergency Room
Live Health Online

See a doctor or therapist without leaving your home!

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Cold, flu, allergies, fever, sinus infections, diarrhea, pinkeye and other eye infections, skin infection or rash

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Retail Health Clinic

Visit your local retail clinic for flu shots or help with mild rashes, fevers or colds.

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Rash, minor burns, cough, sore throat, shots, ear or sinus pain, burning with urination, minor fever, cold, minor allergic reactions, bumps, cuts and scrapes, eye pain or irritation

Doctor's Office

Your doctor’s office is a great place for scheduled care and check-ups, and you should try them first during office hours in a non-life-threatening emergency.

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Mild asthma, rash, minor burns, minor fever or cold, nausea, diarrhea, back pain, minor headache, ear or sinus pain, cough, sore throat, bumps, cuts and scrapes, minor allergic reactions, burning with urination, shots, eye pain or irritation

Find a doctor
Urgent Care

Urgent Care is accessible in many communities at all hours of the day and night. Doctors and nurses can help with non-life-threatening but urgently-needed care quickly.

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Sprains and strains, nausea or diarrhea, ear or sinus pain, minor allergic reactions, animal bites, back pain, cough, sore throat, mild asthma, burning with urination, rash, minor burns, X-rays, minor fever or cold, stitches, eye pain or irritation, minor headache, shots, bumps, cuts and scrapes

Find an Urgent Care Center
Emergency Room

You should always go to the ER if you believe your life or health is in danger. However, for less severe injuries or illnesses, the ER can be expensive and wait times can average over 4 hours.

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Always call 911 or go the Emergency Room (ER) if you think you are having a real emergency or if you think you could put your health at serious risk by delaying care.

Stay Healthy and Informed

We're giving you the latest advice, tips and news about using your benefits, getting better care and staying healthy.


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Partners in health

Producers

The place to find the tools and resources you need to grow and retain your business, the Producer Toolbox is your own personal command center for quoting and renewals.

Tools for producers

Employers

For both small group and large group employers, find all the info you need right here.

Tools for employers

Providers

Resources and tools that help physicians and health care professionals do what they do best, care for our members.

Tools for providers


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The purpose of this communication is the solicitation of insurance. Contact will be made by an insurance agent or insurance company.

Once enrolled into your Medicare Supplement insurance plan, your coverage is guaranteed for the life of the plan with only two exceptions/restrictions: nonpayment of premiums and material misrepresentation.

Anthem Blue Cross Life and Health Insurance Company is a PDP plan with a Medicare contract. Enrollment in Anthem Blue Cross Life and Health Insurance Company depends on contract renewal. Anthem Blue Cross Life and Health Insurance Company (Anthem) has contracted with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to offer the Medicare Prescription Drug Plans (PDPs) noted above or herein. Anthem is the state-licensed, risk-bearing entity offering these plans. Anthem has retained the services of its related companies and authorized agents/brokers/producers to provide administrative services and/or to make the PDPs available in this region. Anthem Blue Cross Life and Health Insurance Company is an independent licensee of the Blue Cross Association. ANTHEM is a registered trademark of Anthem Insurance Companies, Inc.

Anthem Blue Cross is an HMO plan with a Medicare contract. Enrollment in Anthem Blue Cross depends on contract renewal. Anthem Blue Cross is the trade name of Blue Cross of California. Independent licensee of the Blue Cross Association. ANTHEM is a registered trademark of Anthem Insurance Companies, Inc.

Anthem Blue Cross is the trade name of Blue Cross of California. Independent licensee of the Blue Cross Association. ANTHEM is a registered trademark of Anthem Insurance Companies, Inc.

This information is not a complete description of benefits. Call Customer Service, (TTY:711) for more information.

Note: A member’s benefits booklet identifies if the plan is regulated by the Department of Managed Health Care or the Department of Insurance. In accordance with state requirement, Anthem publishes the notices of language assistance supporting our members.

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