Traveling With Blue Cross Blue Shield Global® Core
If you’re planning to travel out of the country, your benefits travel with you. With our unique BlueCard Worldwide® program, you can access contracting doctors and hospitals in more than 200 countries and territories around the world.
How It Works
- Before you leave home:
- Call Customer Service at 888-802-8776 for international coverage details.
- Bring your BCBSIL member ID card with you and carry it at all times.
- While traveling:
- In an emergency, go directly to the nearest hospital.
- If you need to locate a doctor or hospital or need medical or inpatient care, call the BCBS Global Core Service Center, available 24/7, toll free at 800-810-2583 or collect at 804-673-1177
Search for a provider outside the U.S. on BCBS Global Core