Description of Services:
coverage for recommended immunizations and the office visit at the
time of the immunization.
Participants may make appointments directly with their network
care network physicians
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
participants / dependents.
- Coverage is from 0 months to
care provides coverage for recommended immunizations and the office
visit at the time of the immunization. The immunization schedule is
based on the recommendations of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP),
the American Academy of Family Practice Physicians and the U.S. Task
Force for Preventive Services. The plan also covers a PKU test
performed at birth and a well-baby office visit with a PKU test two
to three weeks following birth.
immunization schedule is a guide and represents the maximum number
and type of immunizations and lab tests that are covered by the Blue
Cross Blue Shield PPO Plan. Your physician may prescribe an actual
interval for immunizations, which, including initial and PKU office
visits, provides approximately eight well-baby checkups for the
baby's first year.