Pay Your Bill

We have multiple payment options available to individual members to make it easier and more convenient to pay your premiums.

Payment options

  • Over the phone
  • Online
  • Mail or bring in your payment to the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska office

You can also set your payment preferences to work with your budget

  • Select the date or day you want to pay
  • Split payment amounts
  • Autopay
  • One-time payments

How it works

You must create an online member account at to manage payment options and make your first payment. On the billing tab, you can see when your premium is due, review your payment history, and select your payment options.

If you wish to change from Autopay to Recurring payment, you must cancel the autopay option or your premium will be withdrawn twice.

For additional help, review the Frequently Asked Questions.

If your employer doesn't pay your health insurance, register at to pay your monthly premiums.



The percentage of the bill you pay after your deductible has been met.


A fixed amount you pay when you get a covered health service.

Tiered benefit plan

A health care plan featuring multiple levels of benefits based on the network status of a particular provider. 


The annual amount you pay for covered health services before your insurance begins to pay.

emergency care services

Any covered services received in a hospital emergency room setting.


Includes behavioral health treatment, counseling, and psychotherapy

in-network provider

A provider contracted by your insurance company to accept an agreed upon payment for covered services. 

OUT-OF-network provider

A term for providers that aren’t contracting with your insurance company. (Your out-of-pocket costs will tend to be more expensive if you go to an out-of-network provider.)


Your expenses for medical care that aren’t reimbursed by insurance, including deductibles, coinsurance and co-payments.


If you can afford health insurance, but choose not to buy it, you must have a health coverage exemption or pay a tax penalty on your federal income tax return.


The amount you pay to your health insurance company each month. 

Preventive services

Health care services that focus on the prevention of disease and health maintenance.


Services and devices to help you recover if you are injured or have surgery. This includes physical, occupational and speech therapy.

special enrollment period

The time after the Open Enrollment Period when you can still purchase health insurance only if you have a qualifying life event (losing other health coverage, having a baby, getting married, moving).


A physician who has a majority of his or her practice in fields other than internal or general medicine, obstetrics/gynecology, pediatrics or family practice.