Glossary

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Out-of-network provider(s)

An out-of-network provider is a health care provider that is:

  • In the Regence service area, but is not contracted as part of Regence BlueShield’s preferred provider organization network; or
  • Outside the Regence service area, but is not contracted with another Blue Cross or Blue Shield organization in the BlueCard® program (designated as a Provider in the “Preferred Provider Organization (“PPO”) Network”) to provide services and supplies to plan members.