Free COVID-19 at-home tests

Feb. 23, 2022

As of Jan. 15, 2022, health insurance plans cover the cost of at-home COVID-19 antigen tests. Every person, including dependents, enrolled in health insurance qualifies for eight free at-home tests each month.

Two ways to receive your free tests:

  • Pharmacy: Request your at-home test at any in-network pharmacy.

  • Reimbursement: Get reimbursed up to $12 for each FDA-authorized COVID-19 test you purchase (online or at a store). You must submit your receipt when requesting reimbursement. Blue Cross Blue Shield also requires the barcode from the test package.

    Use the following forms to submit your reimbursement request: