New Joint Replacement Program Waives Deductibles

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

The State Health Plan and Blue Cross NC are working with select high-quality orthopedic specialists to offer a new program for eligible members in need of knee, hip or shoulder partial and full replacement surgery. The program simplifies the entire process – from pre-surgery consults and testing, to post-surgery follow-up and physical therapy, with one simple payment.

If eligible members choose one of the participating providers below, they may be eligible to have their plan deductible waived for their surgery!

Provider

Total Knee

Partial Knee

Total Hip

Partial Hip

Total Shoulder

EmergeOrtho

Y

Y

Y

N

N

OrthoCarolina

Y

Y

Y

N

N

Delta / Surgical Center of Greensboro

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

PSC / Surgery Center of Pinehurst

Y

Y

Y

N

Y

The bundled payment includes the cost of the following medical charges:

  • Orthopedic surgeon visits
  • Hospital or surgical facility care
  • Anesthesia
  • Physical Therapy related to the surgery
  • Emergency Room visits related to the surgery

If you are considering a joint replacement surgery in your future, contact one of the providers listed above.