Serving the needs of our members and providing excellent medical coverage has always been a top priority at UPREHS. As a not-for-profit organization operated by railroad people for railroad people, UPREHS watches costs closely. An amazing 95 cents in benefits is delivered for each dollar collected! Our operating costs are among the lowest in the industry.
UPREHS is pleased to announce Nebraska Blue Cross Blue Shield and CHI signed a contract agreement.
Starting July 15, 2015 CHI/Alegent Creighton Health System’s affiliated facilities and physicians located in Nebraska are back in network.
UPREHS encourages members to verify provider participation in the Blue Cross Blue Shield Bluecard PPO before making an appointment and on the day of service.
As of January 1, 2015 UPREHS will no longer accept paper claims. Claims must be submitted electronically via Electronic Data Interchange (EDI).Click here for more information.
Reminder: Your contract requires you to refer only to In-Network Providers. To locate participating professionals, go to FIND A DOCTOR/FACILITY above.
Some medical services are required to be pre-authorized before the service is performed. Prior authorization assures the patient of their highest level of benefits.
Depot Drug has a long history of mail order prescription service to our members. Railroad employees, retirees, Medicare members and their spouses look to us to be a partner with their physician in getting them the medications they need to maintain health.
We encourage your practice to e‐prescribe for Union Pacific Railroad Employes Health Systems (UPREHS) members.