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Anthem Blue Cross In California Plans To Reinstate Out-of-State Coverage In 2016
capital public radio

People on the California side of the Sierra say they have a long-standing practice of going across the Nevada state line for health care. Many told Capital Public Radio – as part of a series on health insurance problems in Northern California – that driving to Reno is often closer or more convenient than seeking care in California, especially in bad weather.

Individual Anthem Blue Cross plans in California currently cover emergencies out-of-state, but not routine care.