It's Your Choice 2017
State of Wisconsin
Group Health Insurance Program
(State Employees, Retirees, Continuants and Graduate Assistants)
Overall Performance Rating
Anthem Blue Preferred - Northeast Network1-800-843-6447
What’s New for 2017
Anthem Blue Preferred - Southeast Network is no longer available. The information below applies to Anthem Blue Preferred - Northeast Network.
Life swirls all around us, faster and more unexpected than ever before. It’s often hard to be prepared for what lies ahead. You have the security of knowing we understand you and your family’s needs because we’ve been doing this for more than 75 years. Life happens and we’re in it together.
We’re committed to simplifying health care so you can focus on your health.
Go to anthem.com/stateofwisconsin to access a provider directory. To request a printed directory be mailed to you, call 1-800-843-6447.
Referrals, Prior Authorizations, Out-of-Network Care
Referrals are not needed when receiving care from in-network providers except for non-emergency hospital stays. Prior authorization is required for some medical procedures and for out-of-network providers before you receive care. If you are unsure if a service, test or procedure requires prior authorization or a referral, contact 1-800-843-6447 prior to the appointment.
Brown, Calumet, Door, Fond du Lac, Green Lake, Kewaunee, Manitowoc, Marinette, Oconto, Outagamie, Shawano, Sheboygan, Waupaca, Waushara and Winnebago counties.
Emergency and Urgent Care Outside Service Area
If you require emergency or urgent care when outside of the network, seek care at the nearest medical facility. Contact the 24/7 Nurseline at 1-866-647-6120 if assistance is needed to determine the appropriate level of care. Follow-up care must be received by an in-network provider unless otherwise approved by Anthem.
Mental, Behavioral Health and Substance Abuse
No referral is required for outpatient services from an in-network mental health provider. Prior authorization is required for inpatient services. For other services, contact 1-800-843-6447.
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