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Transparency in Coverage: Machine Readable Files

The information displayed in the files represents the rate Blue Cross Blue Shield Licensees have negotiated with their in-network providers for all covered items and services. This is not, however, an estimate of the cost patients will be responsible for paying for such item or service. Individual cost will vary depending upon the terms of the individual’s specific health insurance coverage and the structure of the reimbursement arrangement, if applicable. Blue Cross and Blue Shield Licensees have made reasonable efforts to ensure that the data displayed in the files is complete and accurate at the time it is published. The data is refreshed each month. For more information about these files, read these FAQs