Highmark Blue Shield helps people shop for Medicare plans and look for doctors of various specialties, states the company's website. Highmark Blue Shield's online shopping tool allows users to compare health care plans in order to find the right fit. This company is part of the Highmark Health enterprise based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Highmark Blue Shield provides health care coverage for residents of 21 counties in central Pennsylvania, as well as Lehigh Valley. It also offers services in partnership with Blue Cross of Northern Pennsylvania and Independence Blue Cross, according to Highmark.com.
In addition to helping people find health care professionals online, Highmark Blue Shield helps users locate pharmacies, as well as stores in which specific prescription drugs are available. Highmark Blue Shield also provides important plan documents, as stated on the home page of HighmarkBlueShield.com. This website provides information on Medicare eligibility, medical costs and also allows health care shoppers to check application statuses. Additionally, Highmark Blue Shield provides answers for those who are shopping for health coverage for the first time, as well as information about planning health care payments through spending accounts. Users may also find a health care provider resource center and information on plans for individuals or families on HighmarkBlueShield.com.