BCBS of Illinois and Springfield Clinic Network Status

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) is committed to working with health care providers across the state to advance access to quality, value-based health care.

Here are a few important facts from BCBSIL’s recent news release:

  • Springfield Clinic remains in-network for BCBSIL PPO members until November 17, 2021.
  • Springfield Clinic’s participation agreement for the PPO network will terminate on November 17, 2021, unless a new arrangement can be made.
  • If an agreement is not reached, out-of-network benefits will apply to services rendered at Springfield Clinic.


Latest updates:

  • In addition, Springfield Clinic’s ambulatory surgery center agreement for participation in all commercial networks, including PPO networks, TERMINATED on August 19, 2021. This means out-of-network benefits will apply to all services rendered at the ambulatory surgery center.


Please visit the BCBSIL website for further information:  www.bcbsil.com/springfieldclinic

It is important to note that negotiations are ongoing for the Springfield Clinic, excluding the ambulatory surgery center.