How to Activate Your BCBSLA Member ID Card on /activate?

So you just received your shiny new BCBSLA (Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana) member ID card in the mail. Awesome! But before you can start using those medical benefits, you need to activate your card on the BCBSLA website.

Activating your card is easy breezy. Just follow these simple steps:

Step 1: Navigate to the BCBSLA Activation Page

  • Open your preferred web browser on your computer, phone, or tablet.
  • Go to the BCBSLA activation page:

Step 2: Enter Your Member Information

You’ll need to fill out a form with the following info:

  • Member ID
  • First and last name
  • Date of birth
  • Zip code

Once you’ve entered the required information, click Next.

Step 3: Follow the On-Screen Prompts

BCBSLA will walk you through the remaining steps to activate your member ID card. Just follow the on-screen instructions.

And that’s it! Once your card is activated, you can start accessing BCBSLA medical services and claims information.

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If the activation page isn’t working for you, try this alternative method:

  1. Go to the BCBSLA homepage:
  2. Click Log In in the upper right corner.
  3. On the login page, click New member? Activate your account.
  4. Select Member from the options.
  5. Fill out the form and click Next.
  6. Follow the remaining prompts.

Get Help Activating Your Card

Stuck on activating your BCBSLA member card? Give their member services a call at 1-800-821-2753 Monday–Friday from 8 AM to 8 PM CT.

You can also contact:

  • Employers/Producers: 1-800-258-3005
  • Providers: 1-800-216-BLUE (2583)

The friendly BCBSLA team is available to help with any account activation issues or questions you might have!

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