COVID-19 Updates - Group Members

The COVID-19 Public Health Emergency (PHE) ended on May 11, 2023. Please see the updated FAQs below to understand how this may impact your COVID-19 coverage.

As the Public Health Emergency (PHE) ends, GeoBlue is committed to ensuring everyone continues to receive seamless access to the care they need at a price they can afford, including COVID-19 tests, vaccines and treatments, telehealth services, and insurance coverage.

We’re working with providers and our community partners to help members understand what changes may impact them and their health coverage and to assist them with any coverage updates they may need.

The information on this page addresses services and products for members on our group (employer or university sponsored) plans including members of our BCBS Global Traveler and Expat plans or GeoBlue plans for educational institutions. If you are seeking information about our individual (Voyager, Trekker, Xplorer or Navigator) plans, click here.

End of COVID-19 PHE – Coverage Questions (Group Members)

  • Will my healthcare plan provide coverage and waive cost-sharing for COVID-19 testing?

  • Is the cost of COVID-19 treatment covered under my healthcare policy?

  • Will the cost of a COVID-19 test be covered when required prior to receiving inpatient surgery?

  • Is the COVID-19 vaccination (including boosters) covered under my healthcare policy?

  • Will my healthcare plan cover anti-body testing?