If you’re a health insurance agent looking to make a significant impact while aligning with a reputable provider, consider becoming a contracted agent with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois.
We’ve built strong relationships with a wide range of reputable health insurance companies. When you join our network, you gain access to an extensive portfolio of insurance providers, ensuring that you can offer your clients diverse and competitive coverage options.
Navigating the appointment and contracting process can be complex and time-consuming. Our team of experts is here to streamline this process for you. We’ll guide you through the necessary paperwork, requirements, and procedures, saving you valuable time and effort.
Your success is our priority. Benefit from personalized support and training tailored to your needs. Whether you’re new to the industry or a seasoned professional, our resources will help you stay up-to-date with the latest industry trends, compliance regulations, and sales techniques.
Flexibility and Autonomy
As an independent health insurance agent, you value your freedom. With us, you’ll maintain your autonomy while having access to a wealth of resources that can enhance your business. We provide the platform; you control your success.
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Between Carriers & Agents
At Smart Insurance Agents, we specialize in empowering independent health insurance agents like you to succeed in a dynamic and ever-evolving industry. Our mission is to provide you with the tools, support, and connections you need to get appointed or contracted with leading health insurance companies.
Blue Cross Blue Shield of IL
BCBSIL offers great plans in the state of IL and the only carrier with PPO plans available on the marketplace. BCBSIL offers ACA, Mediare, and Group insurance.
Health Alliance is a major carrier in Illiois covering all central and southers part of the state. Health Alliance offers ACA, Medicare, and Group Health Insurance Plans
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Let us know which carriers you are looking to get appointed with!
Upon submitting the form you will receive a confirmation email from Smart Insurance Agents. Then you should expect an email from the carriers to complete the paperwork.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Smart Insurance Agents, and how can I get appointed with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois through your agency?
Smart Insurance Agents is an independent health insurance agency in Illinois that facilitates the appointment process for agents looking to work with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois. To get appointed with BCBSIL through us, simply fill the contracting form above.
What are the benefits of getting appointed with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois through Smart Insurance Agents?
By appointing through Smart Insurance Agents, you gain access to a streamlined appointment process, personalized support, and our expertise in the health insurance industry. We can guide you through the requirements, paperwork, and provide insights to help you better serve your clients.
Are there any specific requirements to become appointed with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois?
Yes, BCBSIL has certain requirements that agents need to meet. These requirements may include state licensing, background checks, completing training courses, and maintaining E&O coverage. Our team can provide you with a detailed list of these requirements and help you fulfill them.
What documents do I need to submit to begin the appointment process?
The required documents may vary, but typically, you will need a copy of your insurance license, proof of Errors & Omissions (E&O) insurance, a completed agent application, and any relevant certifications or training completion certificates. Our team will guide you through the specific documentation needed.
How long does the appointment process with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois usually take?
The timeline for the appointment process can vary based on factors such as the completeness of your documentation and BCBSIL's processing times. On average, it can take a few weeks to a couple of months. We strive to expedite the process as much as possible.
Is there a fee to get appointed with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois through Smart Insurance Agents?
Smart Insurance Agents may charge a nominal administrative fee to cover the costs associated with processing your appointment. This fee can be waived in some cases. Our team will help you navigate.
Can I still sell other insurance products or work with other insurance carriers once appointed with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois through your agency?
Yes, in most cases, you can continue to work with other insurance products and carriers.
Will I receive training and support after I am appointed with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois?
Absolutely. Smart Insurance Agents is committed to providing ongoing training, support, and resources to help you succeed. BCBSIL also offers training programs to keep you updated on their products, services, and industry regulations.
What if I have questions or need assistance during the appointment process?
You can reach out to our dedicated support team at Smart Insurance Agents for any questions or assistance you need. We're here to guide you through every step of the appointment process and beyond.
How do I get started with the appointment process?
To begin the appointment process with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois through Smart Insurance Agents, fill the Get Contracted form above.
What are Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois Commissions Rate?
BCBS IL pay commissions as below:
24 policies and under = 3%
25-99 policies = 4%
100+ policies = 5%
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Independent Agent need Carrier Appointment
As an independent health insruance agency we work with all independent agents across the country. You can request a carrier appointment from us with no limitations or obligations to move any books of business.
Need help quoting and writing a group health insurance
We can help you quote and write a small business health insruance plan with no upfront fees or contracting obligations. If you are not appointed with the carrier we can split commissions with you.
I need help finding a health insurance plan for my client
We cacn help you find a health insurance plan for your clients with carriers you are not appointed with. We can also work with you on cross referrals for clients in states that you may not be licensed in.
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