Call us at 1-800-930-2836 (TTY 711)

Why Choose BlueCross?

Our plans come with a variety of benefits, programs and extras. Membership has its privileges!

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Legacy, stability, and outstanding service from a company you know and trust.

BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina is the only South Carolina owned and operated health insurance carrier and we’re proud to call South Carolina home. For 70 years we have been providing outstanding local service for fellow South Carolinians.

We understand Medicare can be confusing. That’s why we offer simple and easy-to-understand advice from our dedicated representatives.

Before you enroll in Medicare, you can contact us to:

  • Talk with a licensed agent and discuss your Medicare coverage options.
  • Learn how BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina Medicare Plans can save you money.
  • Shop for a plan that fits you and your budget.

We offer several, convenient ways you reach us:

  • Phone by calling an agent at 800-930-2836.
  • In-Person at a South Carolina BLUESM retail center.

Silver&Fit® - Embrace Active and Healthy Aging

Members enjoy the Silver&Fit® Exercise and Healthy Aging Program at no additional cost. The Silver&Fit program offers the tools and resources needed to be fit and live well. From interactive online programs to no-cost fitness center memberships or home fitness programs, the Silver&Fit program is the key to healthier living.


Medicare beneficiaries may also enroll in BlueCross Total (PPO), BlueCross Secure (HMO), BlueCross Rx Value (PDP) and BlueCross Rx Plus (PDP) through the CMS Online Enrollment Center at

BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina is a Medicare Advantage PPO and HMO plan with a Medicare contract. BlueCross Rx Value and BlueCross Rx Plus are stand-alone prescription drug plans with a Medicare contract. Enrollment in BlueCross Total, BlueCross Secure, BlueCross Rx Value or BlueCross Rx Plus depends on contract renewal.

You must continue to pay your Part B premium. This information is not a complete description of benefits. Contact the plan for more information. Limitations, copayments, and restrictions may apply. Benefits, premiums, copayments or coinsurance may change on January 1 of each year.

Out-of-network/non-contracted providers are under no obligation to treat BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina Medicare members, except in emergency situations. For a decision about whether we will cover an out-of-network service, we encourage you or your provider to ask us for a pre-service organization determination before you receive the service. Please call Customer Service or see your Evidence of Coverage for more information, including the cost-sharing that applies to out-of-network services.

Current members should call Customer Service at 1-855-204-2744 for additional information. (TTY users should call 711). Hours are seven days a week, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Oct. 1, 2019, to Mar. 31, 2020.  Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. all other times.

If you are not a member, call us at 1-800-930-2836 (TTY users should call 711). We are available for phone calls from October 1 to December 31; you can call us 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., 7 days a week. From January 1 to September 30, we’re here 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday. Calls to this number are answered by a licensed insurance agent.

BlueCare and Blue Select are not connected with or endorsed by the U.S. Government or the Federal Medicare Program. These policies have limitations and exclusions.

Last Updated Date: 03.28.2020