News You Need to Know
Health Plan Changes Effective 2018

We have partnered with Blue Cross Blue Shield as we continue to remotely process our health plan claims.

Your new card will have the following information:
1. BCBS logo
2. New Group #
3. Individual Identification Number that starts with ZRS

Show the new card to all your health plan providers, pharmacies and fitness centers.

 This does NOT include your Dental Plan!
Your dental card starts with 801 or 802

  • Your coverage is still provided to you thru Rochester Public School District-the Self Insured Health Plan!
  • Your provider network is staying the same or being expanded.
  • Your claims, benefits, and member service support will stay the same-you will continue to contact the Insurance Services Office at the Edison Building for service.
  • The plus is you now also have the benefit of using some of the services that Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota (BCBSMN) can offer you.

    • You will be able to call 1.800.810.2583 when you are traveling in or outside the country to find a participating provider.  Using this network provider will provide you with in network benefit coverage which can save you $$$.
    • You will have access to a new website:
    • Please take time to visit the website and create an account.  This account puts all your personalized medical administration information, like your network, your claims and benefits all at your fingertips.

             In addition, you will be able to:

    • Search tools to find a doctor in your network.
    • Access WebMD tools to check symptoms, complete with a wellness profile and a personal Health Record.
    • Learn about healthy living, conditions and treatment options with a large library of resources.
    • Print, email, fax or reorder your member ID card.


                                      Member Portal Reference






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