BCBS Federal Employee Program taps Teladoc for general, behavioral healthcare services

Teladoc will provide federal employees with general medical and behavioral healthcare services under the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Service Benefit Plan for the 2018 benefit year.

Under the agreement, millions of federal employees will have access to telehealth services on the Teladoc platform, which includes mobile app and web video capabilities.

The Service Benefit Plan has been part of the Federal Employee Health Benefits Program since its launch in 1960. It covers roughly 5.3 million federal employees, retirees and associated families.

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