Excellus Medicare Plans | Medicare Solutions
Excellus is a member of the Blue Cross Blue Shield family of companies that have been helping people since 1932. They are headquartered in Rochester, NY and provide healthcare services to upstate New York. Previously the operations were known as BlueCross BlueShield of Central New York, BlueCross BlueShield of the Rochester Area, and BlueCross BlueShield of Utica-Watertown. They joined together and changed their name to Excellus BlueCross BlueShield in 2003. They have four regional headquarters as well as their field offices. These are located in Syracuse, Elmira, Rochester, and Utica with additional offices in Watertown, Binghamton, Oneonta and Plattsburg. Excellus is upstate New York’s largest nonprofit health plan, and covers around 1.8 million members.
They offer their members a wide variety of services and plans. HealthyBlue rewards you for living healthier. SimplyBlue is quality, low cost coverage that also includes gym membership. For their Medicare customers they have a vast network of services and health care providers. Excellus offers five PPO plans as well as supplemental plans. The monthly premiums for their PPO plans can vary depending on the county you reside in.