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BadgerCare Plus and Medicaid SSI Benefits

As an Anthem member, you get the following benefits. Most services are covered with no costs or copays. 

For a full list of your benefits and services, see your member handbook.

doctor giving patient check-up

Doctor visits

eye chart for vision exams

Vision care

toothbrush and toothpaste for dental care

Dental care

Benefit You get What’s next
Medical care
  • PCP visits
  • Specialist visits
  • Urgent care
  • Emergency care
  • Physical therapy
  • Disposable medical supplies
  • Lab and X-ray services
  • Pregnancy services
  • Family planning
  • Hospital care

Some services require a referral from your PCP

Find a Doctor
24/7 NurseLine

Toll-free phone calls with a registered nurse whenever you have health questions or need medical advice — anytime day or night, holidays and weekends

Call 1-855-690-7800 (TTY 711)

Dental care
Members in Kenosha, Milwaukee, Ozaukee, Racine, Washington and Waukesha County:

Dental benefits provided through DentaQuest

Members in all other Wisconsin counties:

Dental benefits provided through the state ($0.50 to $3 copay per service)

Call DentaQuest at 1-888-271-5210 (TTY 1-800-466-7566), or

Call ForwardHealth Member Services at 1-800-362-3002, or

Visit ForwardHealth website
Vision care

Vision benefits, including eyeglasses, provided through MARCH Vision Care

Call MARCH Vision Care at 1-855-516-2724 (TTY 1-877-627-2456), or 

Visit MARCH Vision Care website
Prescription medicines

Generic and brand-name prescription drugs and some over-the-counter (OTC) drugs

  • OTC drugs: $0.50
  • Generic drugs: $1
  • Brand-name drugs: $3

Copays are limited to $12 a month per member, per provider. OTC drugs do not count toward the $12 maximum.

Members are limited to five opioid prescriptions per month.

Get your drugs from any pharmacy that accepts your ForwardHealth ID card

Find a pharmacy
Transportation services

No-cost rides to your health care appointments

Request a ride
Behavioral health care

Help for you or a family member with problems like depression, anxiety, family issues and substance use disorder. This includes:

  • Inpatient mental health care
  • Outpatient mental health care and/or care for substance use
  • Partial hospitalization
  • Intensive community-based treatment
  • Mental health rehabilitative treatment services
Find a Doctor
Care management for Medicaid SSI members

A care plan designed for you to help you meet your health care goals

Learn more
Cellphone service

A no-cost cellphone with no-cost monthly minutes, data and text messages through the federal Lifeline Assistance program

Go to the Lifeline
Healthy Rewards

Debit card dollars for completing health visits and screenings

See Healthy Rewards details below

WW® (formerly Weight Watchers)*

*To join, you must be at least 18 years of age.

Free digital tracking tools to help you lose weight and maintain a healthy lifestyle.

Vouchers to attend 13 wellness workshops near you. Get expert support from a skilled coach and members like you.

Call 1-855-690-7800 (TTY 711) to learn more or sign up.

FitnessCoach® program

Online workout videos at no cost to you. Videos include exercises for training basics, stress management and weight loss and exercising with chronic conditions. 

Plus, over 1,000 online resources to help you live an active and fit lifestyle. 

Visit www.fitnesscoachresources.com/BCBSWI to create your free account.

Get debit card dollars with Healthy Rewards

Earn rewards for doing things that are good for your health. Enroll in the Healthy Rewards program to get debit card dollars when you complete a healthy activity. Use your debit card to buy health and wellness items from select retailers. Check the list below to see what you can earn:

Children turning 2 years old

  • $10 for getting all Combo 3 immunizations before the age of 2
  • $10 for getting all Combo 10 immunizations before the age of 2

Adults (ages 18-75) with diabetes

  • $20 for getting a diabetic blood sugar (A1c) test
  • $20 for getting a diabetic retinal eye exam

Women (ages 50-74)

  • $25 for getting a breast cancer screening

Pregnant women

  • $25 for attending a prenatal visit (within 42 days of enrollment)
  • $25 for attending a postpartum visit (between 21 and 56 days after delivery)

Adults (ages 18 or older) newly prescribed an antidepressant

  • $15 for using a newly prescribed antidepressant medication for at least six months

Adults and children (ages 6 or older) who have recently been in the hospital for a mental health condition

  • $25 for completing a follow-up outpatient visit with a mental health provider within 30 days of discharge from the hospital for a mental health condition

For more information including program rules and eligibility, call 1-877-868-2004 (TTY 711).

Enroll in Healthy Rewards

Member Handbooks

Additional benefit information can be found in your handbook