COVID-19 update for Anthem HMO members
- Please see the Coronavirus FAQ, and the Coronavirus member information.
- Your Anthem health plan will cover the care you receive if you’re diagnosed with COVID-19. Anthem will also waive out-of-pocket expenses for the focused test used to diagnose COVID-19.
- Visit anthem.com/ca/blog or the CDC website at cdc.gov/coronavirus to learn more.
The Anthem HMO is a low-cost plan designed specifically for USC employees that includes providers in Anthem’s HMO network and other selected providers. While the plan does not allow you to choose a Keck Medicine of USC doctor, some Keck doctors are in the Anthem network. You must use network providers; there is no out-of-network coverage (except in an emergency).
- Go to www.anthem.com/ca and click Find a Doctor / Find Care on the top of the home page. Click on Guests, then follow the steps below.
- Under “What type of care are you searching for?” select Medical
- Under “What state do you want to search in?” select the name of your state.
- Under “What type of plan do you want to search with?” select Medical (Employer-Sponsored)
- Under “Select a plan/network,” select “Blue Cross HMO (CACare) – Large Group”, then click on Continue.
- You must input your city, county, or zip code where you are seeking care before filling in “search for care by specialty, name, NPI or license number” or clicking a link under the Common Searches area.
Urgent care providers
Follow the directions above for provider search, but choose “Urgent Care” under what type of care you’re searching for.
Upon enrollment in this plan, you must choose a primary care physician for each covered family member from Anthem Blue Cross HMO’s list of affiliated physicians. You must see your primary care physician for a referral to any other Anthem Blue Cross HMO physician and obtain authorization before seeking care outside the HMO.
Your copayment is $10 per prescription for generic drugs, 20% of cost (with a minimum $30 copay and up to a maximum of $125 copay) for brand name formulary drugs, and 45% of the cost for brand name non-formulary drugs (with a minimum of $50 copay and up to a maximum $250 copay) at participating pharmacies. You can find a participating pharmacy near you on the Anthem Blue Cross HMO website or by calling (800) 235-8631.
Available through Anthem directly – access their website portal by creating an account.
Anthem HMO benefit highlights
Anthem HMO Evidence of Coverage
Anthem Blue Cross ConditionCare Health Program
Anthem Blue Cross 24/7 NurseLine
Anthem Blue Cross Prescription Formulary List
Anthem Blue Cross Future Moms Information
Anthem Blue Cross Diabetes Information
Anthem Blue Cross Power of Prevention
Anthem Blue Cross Special Discounts
Anthem Blue Cross Website Overview
Anthem Blue Cross Anywhere Mobile App Info
2021 Anthem HMO - Summary of Benefits and Coverage
Anthem HMO - MyStrength
Anthem HMO - 2021 Health and Wellness Program