A unit of Health Care Service Corp. is introducing a short-term medical product for individuals and families in the Prairie State.
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois, Chicago, says it will sell the new SelecTEMP PPO short-term health insurance plan through agents as well as through the Web.
The medically underwritten plan is available to children as well as adults.
Eligible consumers can buy coverage for terms ranging from 1 month to 6 months. Consumers who meet Illinois Blue requirements can renew the coverage for a second term after the first term ends.