Steps for locating in-network providers:

To nominate a provider for the BCBS network:


Steps for locating in-network providers:

Instructions for joining the Cigna network:


Vision Customer Service:

            VSP:  800-877-7195

            UHC Vision:  800-638-3120

Dental Customer Service: 866-522-6758 or for locating providers, 800-435-5694 for eligibility or claims questions

Directions for locating in-network vision and dental providers:

Steps for nominating a dentist for the network:

             Nomination process–text only

             Nomination process–text with screenshots

Medical and Dental Benefits and Claims: 800-435-5694

Life / AD&D Claims: Phone 800-628-2600

STD and LTD Claims: Phone 800-368-1135

Life/AD&D and LTD Premiums and Billing

For housing authorities in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Louisiana, and Missouri contact:

Crystal Ruth, Phone 515-365-1114, Fax 319-887-4220, Email: CBS.HBP.Billing&

For housing authorities in Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Texas contact:

Alicia Schossow, Phone 515-365-1013, Fax 319-887-4220, Email: CBS.HBP.Billing&

STD Premiums and Billing: Phone 800-535-8465 Email:

MYidealDOCTOR: Phone 855-879-4332

Susan and Daniel Strange, Housing Benefits Plan Reps

1450 Blue Run Road | Minden, LA  71055

Phone:  (318) 377-9268 | Fax:  (318) 371-1224 | |