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Administered by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana and MedImpact

The Office of Group Benefits (OGB) offers multiple health plans, including the Magnolia Open Access Plan. The claims administrator is Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana, while the pharmacy benefit manager is MedImpact. The Magnolia Open Access offers moderate deductibles and coinsurance in exchange for a higher premium. It differs from the other Magnolia plans in that members enrolled in the Open Access plan will not pay copayments at physician visits. Instead, once a member’s deductible for allowable charges is met, he or she will pay 10% of the allowable amount for in-network care and 30% of the allowable amount for out-of-network care. Out-of-network care may be balance billed. Coverage is provided within the Blue Cross nationwide network, as well as out-of-network. 

Medical Coverage

Medical Coverage Employee Only Employee +1 (Spouse or Child) Employee + Children Family
Employer Contribution to HRA/HSA $0 $0 $0 $0
Deductible (in-network) $900 $1,800 $2,700 $2,700
Deductible (out-of-network) $900 $1,800 $2,700 $2,700
Out-of-pocket max (in-network) $3,500 $6,000 $8,500 $8,500
Out-of-pocket max (out-of-network) $4,700 $8,500 $12,250 $12,250
Coinsurance (in-network) 10% 10% 10% 10%
Coinsurance (out-of-network) 30%* 30%* 30%* 30%*

*Once a member's deductible for allowable charges is met, he or she will pay 30% of the allowable charge, plus 100% of the difference between the allowable charge and billed amount for out-of-network care.

Prescription Coverage

OGB uses the MedImpact formulary to help members select the most appropriate, lowest-cost options. Members will continue to pay a portion of the cost of their prescriptions in the form of a co-pay or coinsurance. The amount members pay toward their prescription depends on the tier of medication -generic, preferred brand, non-preferred brand, or specialty drug.

Tier Member Responsibility Once You Pay $1,500
Generic 50% up to $30 $0 co-pay
Preferred 50% up to $55 $20 co-pay
Non-Preferred 65% up to $80 $40 co-pay
Specialty 50% up to $80 $40 co-pay

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of LA

1-800-392-4089

visit BCBS

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Monday - Friday

MedImpact

1-800-788-2949

visit medimpact

24 Hours, Seven Days a Week

OGB

1-800-272-8451

visit ogb

8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 

Monday - Friday 

 

Forms & Resources

Health Insurance and Dependents can only be changed during Annual Enrollment or due to a Qualifying Life Event.

insurance eligibility

list of qualifying events

BENEFITS JOB AIDS AND FORMs

2021 PREMIUMS FOR ACTIVE EMPLOYEES

2021 PREMIUMS PREMIUMS FOR RETIREES

2021 HEALTH PLAN COMPARISON

2021 MAGNOLIA OPEN ACCESS SUMMARY OF BENEFITS AND COVERAGE

2021 Magnolia Open Access WELCOME KIT

2021 Magnolia Open Access SCHEDULE OF BENEFITS

2021 Magnolia Open Access Plan Document

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