How to find in-network providers for Blue Shield Trio & PPO

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Directory Online – Provider Finder Scroll down for instructions

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Step by Step Instructions – Process

Click on Directory Online

What are you looking for?
What are you looking for?

Click on Doctors

Are you currently a Blue Shield membver - or checking it out?
Are you currently a Blue Shield membver – or checking it out?

Put in Zip Code

Enter your Zip Code
Enter your Zip Code


Which Plan?
Which Plan?


Silver 73
Silver 73

Then pick your sub plan, in this case Silver 73.   It’s my understanding that ALL Individual PPO plans have the same list.   Enter Name of MD you want:

Enter Name of MD
Enter Name of MD

Unfortunately Dr. Goladschlager doesn’t show on the list.

Goladschlager not on the list
Goladschlager not on the list

So, I googled Dr. Goldschlager  – he’s with Sutter Health and the name was misspelled.  GIGO – Garbage in Garbage out

MD on list with details
MD on list




More Details & Background Information
More Details & Background Information

Next MD – Roland



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4 comments on “Provider Finder – Instructions * Exclusive PPO – Trio HMO

  1. If we move to Washington State [from San Diego] – ie: out of “Covered California” and Blue SHield of CALIFORNIA.

    Can we still see BLue SHiiled doctors and be IN NETWORK?

  2. We currently live in San Diego County and have Blue Shield PPO. If we move to Orange County or SF [San Francisco] can we still go to Blue SHield doctors and be IN NETWORK (Blue SHield of California and Covered California)?

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