Blue Distinction is a special, quality-based designation given to certain hospitals nationwide that deliver proven results for quality care and treatment. Awarded to more than 1600 medical facilities, these hospital ratings are not based on claims data but rather a holistic evaluation of consistent, evidence-based quality criteria established in collaboration with leading physicians and medical organizations. It provides you with a credible, easily identifiable means of selecting treatment centers that meet your individual needs for these types of specialty care:
We’ve made it easy to locate the Blue Distinction Centers near you. Look for the Blue Distinction designation when you search for specialists on our Find a Doctor tool or call the toll-free customer service number on the back of your member ID card. When it comes down to getting specialty care, BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee is here to help you find safe, quality care and facilities whenever you need them most.
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