How to check your tier level for the new State of Arizona employer group plan
Many State of Arizona employees have selected the new tiered benefit plan option for 2021. Good news! All Blue Cross® Blue Shield® of Arizona (BCBSAZ) network providers are considered in-network for this plan, known as the BluePreferred® Care “Triple Choice” plan. The member ID prefix is S3Z.
Use the provider directory to confirm your tier level
You can check online to see which tier you’re in for the BluePreferred Care “Triple Choice” plan. Here’s how to access this customized tiers directory:
- Go to azblue.com/directory and select the healthcare provider option.
- In the network search menu, select BluePreferred Care Tiers (“Triple Choice Plan” for State of AZ employer group).
- Set the location to Arizona.
- Search “Doctors by Name” or “Places by Name” to find your listing—you’ll see your tier level right away.
The tier indicators look like this:
Note: Your “Plans Accepted” link displays all of the plans for which you are considered in-network.
If you have questions or need more information about this tiered benefit plan, see our December 2020 newsletter article. You can also contact your provider liaison or call Provider Partnerships at 602-864-4231 or 1-800-232-2345, ext. 4231.
BluePreferred is a registered service mark of the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, an association of independent Blue Cross and Blue Shield Plans.