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About Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX), a Division of Health Care Service Corporation, has been around for 90 years. The Cross and Shield have come to represent one of the most experienced health care coverage organizations in the state and the nation. We know health insurance and have been the right choice for generations of Texas residents.

Community Involvement

At Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas we believe the best way to help a community is to be an active part of it. Promoting health and wellness is one of our core business goals, and it drives our community involvement. We’re dedicated to helping Texas be a healthier place to live, work and play.

Review our Making an Impact Highlights to see why we continue to be called the “company that cares.”

Why Choose BCBSTX?

Some choices require more thought than others. When it comes to health care insurance, it is important to make the right choice.

Some of the best reasons to choose a health insurance plan from BCBSTX are:

  • Access to a comprehensive network of doctors and hospitals
  • Prescription drug coverage, with a mail order program
  • Coverage for many preventive care services
  • Mental health and substance use disorder benefits and services
  • Choice of deductibles
  • Health and wellness programs with every insurance plan
  • Easy to use member-only website with tools to help you use your coverage

Watch stories from our members to learn why Texas residents count on Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas more than any other health insurance provider, visit to learn more.

Free One-on-One Help

Register to meet one-on-one with our trusted community specialists who can give you the help you need to shop for health insurance.

Downloadable MATERIALS

We offer helpful materials for you to download and keep in case you need more information about the Affordable Care Act (ACA), how to enroll and how to use your health insurance.