More Membership Perks

Getting healthier is easier with Medicare Advantage plans from AZ Blue.

BenefitsCheckUp Makes Finding No-cost Health Benefits and Programs Easy!

BenefitsCheckUp is a free, confidential, web-based service offered by the National Council On Aging4. Easy access to over 2,000 benefit programs and resources that empower older adults, people with disabilities, and caregivers.

Benefits for a Healthier You.

Be your healthiest and feel your best with these benefits and extras included on many of our Medicare Advantage plans.
Benefits vary by plan; see specific plan for details.1

  • Over-the-Counter and Health Rewards

    Get a quarterly allowance to buy health products and earn rewards for eligible health activities.
  • Exercise Your Way

    SilverSneakers® membership at no additional cost with access to up to 22,000 fitness locations nationwide including Anytime Fitness, EōS Fitness, Mountainside Fitness, LA Fitness, Esporta Fitness, Life Time, YMCA, and Planet Fitness.3
  • Comprehensive Dental

    Up to $3,000 for preventive, basic, and restorative services; even implants are available on select plans.
  • Hear Better for Less

    $0 routine hearing exam and hearing aids for $699-$999 per hearing aid, plus free upgrade to rechargeable hearings aids.
  • Options for Pain Relief

    Live more comfortably with coverage for alternative chronic pain treatments, including chiropractic, acupuncture, and therapeutic massage through American Specialty Health.
  • Healthier Eyes Start Here

    $0 routine vision exam from nearly 22,000 vision-care providers in Arizona and $200 yearly single purchase allowance towards frames or contact lenses included on most plans.
  • 24/7 Nurse On Call

    Talk to a registered nurse anytime – days, nights, weekends, and holidays – from wherever you are when you are sick, injured, or need advice on care.
  • Nourish Your Recovery

    Get 14 fresh refrigerated meals for your post-discharge care from an authorized inpatient facility.
  • Safe Travels

    $0 copay for all travel vaccines. Worldwide coverage for urgent and emergency care and emergency ambulance transportation to the nearest medical treatment facility.

More Ways to Stay Healthy

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    Earn Rewards for Preventive Care

    Earn dollars for completing qualifying health services through the Blue Medicare Health Rewards program.2
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    Support for Mental Health

    Quartet can help you connect to mental health care by matching you to the type of mental health care that fits your needs, preferences, and is covered by AZ Blue.5
1 Please note benefits, programs, and services are not included on all Medicare Advantage plans. Contact Us for more information.
2 Medicare health rewards only available with Medicare Advantage plans.
3 Fitness brands vary by service area and not all locations with a fitness brand participate in the SilverSneakers network. SilverSneakers is a registered trademark of Tivity Health, Inc. © 2023 Tivity Health, Inc. All rights reserved. Tivity Health, Inc. is an independent and separate company contracted with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona (AZ Blue) to provide health and wellness services to BCBSAZ members. The SilverSneakers program is not an insurance policy and does not provide insurance coverage. All other trademarks referenced are the property of their respective companies.
4 National Council on Aging is a separate and independent company contracted with Blue Cross Blue Shield (AZ Blue) to provide specific services. © 2023 National Council on Aging, Inc.
5 Other contracted providers are also available in our network for mental health/behavioral health services.
    Blue Cross® Blue Shield® of Arizona (AZ Blue) is contracted with Medicare to offer HMO and PPO Medicare Advantage plans and PDP plans. Enrollment in AZ Blue plans depends on contract renewal.

    AZ Blue offers BlueJourney PPO Medicare Advantage plans. AZ Blue Advantage, a separate but wholly owned subsidiary of AZ Blue, offers Best Blue Life Classic and Plus HMO plans.

    You are eligible to enroll in a AZ Blue Medicare Supplement plan if you are age 65 or older, entitled to Medicare Part A, and enrolled in Medicare Part B, and you live in the plan service area. You must continue to pay your Medicare Part B premiums (and Part A, if applicable), if not otherwise paid for by Medicaid or another third party. During the first six months when you are age 65 and also enrolled in Medicare Parts A & B you cannot be denied a Medicare Supplement plan when you apply for one, regardless of health status.

    Health Choice Pathway HMO D-SNP is a Health Plan with a Medicare contract and a contract with the state Medicaid program. Enrollment in Health Choice Pathway HMO D-SNP depends on contract renewal. Health Choice Pathway Member Services can be reached at 1-800-656-8991, TTY: 711, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., 7 days a week.

    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona (AZ Blue) and Health Choice Arizona (HCA) comply with applicable federal civil rights laws and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. We provide free aids and services to people with disabilities to communicate effectively with us, such as qualified interpreters and written information in other formats such as large print and accessible electronic formats. We also provide free language services to people whose primary language is not English, such as qualified interpreters and written information in other languages. If you need these services call 1-800-446-8331 (TTY: 711) for AZ Blue Medicare Advantage or 1-833-229-3593 (TTY: 711) for AZ Blue Blue MedicareRx (PDP) or 1-800-656-8991 (TTY: 711) for HCA.

    Member Services can be reached at 480-937-0409 (in Arizona) or at our toll-free phone number at 1-800-446-8331 (TTY users should call 711). Hours are 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Monday through Friday from April 1 to September 30; and 7 days a week from October 1 to March 31. Member Services also has free language interpreter services available for non-English speakers.

    OptumRx® is an independent company providing prescription mail order services.

    Spanish (AZ Blue): ATENCIÓN: si habla español, tiene a su disposición servicios gratuitos de asistencia lingüística. Llame al 1-800-446-8331 (TTY: 711).

    Navajo (AZ Blue): Díí baa akó nínízin: Díí saad bee yάnílti’ go Diné Bizaad, saad bee άkά’ άnída’ άwo’ dę͗ę͗, t’άά jiik’eh, éí nά hóló̖, kojí̖ hódíílnih 1-800-446-8331 (TTY: 711).

    Spanish (HCA): ATENCIÓN: si habla español, tiene a su disposición servicios gratuitos de asistencia lingüística. Llame al 1-800-656-8991 (TTY: 711).

    Navajo (HCA): Díí baa akó nínízin: Díí saad bee yάnílti’ go Diné Bizaad, saad bee άkά’ άnída’ άwo’ dę͗ę͗, t’άά jiik’eh, éí nά hóló̖, kojí̖ hódíílnih 1-800-656-8991 (TTY: 711).

    Last Updated 01/01/2024