• Stay on Top of Your Prescriptions

    May 10, 2019
    Stay on Top of Your Prescriptions It’s not always easy to take your medications on time. Life sometimes gets in the way of the best-laid plans and you look at your pillbox and realize you’re several doses behind....
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  • Survey Says...

    Apr 23, 2019
    If you are a member, you may get the Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers (CAHPS) survey in the mail. The CAHPS survey is delivered March through June each year to get insight about your experiences over the ...
    • 2151 Views
  • How to Prevent a Heart Attack

    Mar 27, 2019
    The best way to survive a heart attack is to never have one in the first place. Know about the risks and symptoms of heart disease. Key risk factors for heart disease are: High cholesterol (which can clog arteries) High ...
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  • Tips for Using Your HMO

    Mar 26, 2019
    There’s a better way to use your HMO. That’s by starting with your primary care provider (PCP). Your PCP knows how to help you get the health care you need. It’s an important relationship, because your...
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  • How In-Home Test Kits Fit Into Your Schedule

    Mar 19, 2019
    There are things that you love to do and there are things that you have to do. In-Home Test Kits can help give you more time for the things that you love to do! Blue Cross Medicare Advantage members may be eligible for in-home test kits for preventiv...
    • 532 Views
  • Let’s Explain Your Medicare Explanation of Benefits (EOB)

    Let’s Explain Your Medicare Explanation of Benefits (EOB)

    Mar 14, 2019
    In this video, we’ll discuss what an Explanation of Benefits is (sometimes also known as an “EOB”) and why it’s important. We’ll also talk about when you will receive an Explanation of Benefits, and how to read it. Lastly, we’ll explain what to...
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  • Staying In-Network is Important

    Mar 12, 2019
    You want to take care of yourself. And when you need health care services to do that, you have a whole network to help. Your health plan gives you access to many kinds of health care providers like doctors, therapists, ...
    • 1416 Views
  • Six Ways to Start Small and Make Big Changes

    Mar 13, 2019
    Want an easy, effective and safe way to get healthy? Think small – as in small changes that can lead to greater well-being over time. "Thinking small" works because old habits don't simply go away. As the saying goes, you start to move th...
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  • Living365 : Helping Members Be Healthier

    Dec 21, 2018
    You may have noticed this logo on some of the recent materials you’ve received from us. If you wondered what it’s all about, we’re happy to share. Our Living365® program is aimed at providing healthy guidance to members li...
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  • Pneumonia: A Lung Infection That Could Also Affect Heart Health

    Dec 19, 2018
    Even though pneumonia is a lung infection, it may also put you at risk of developing serious heart problems. And the raised heart risks may last for years after recovering. Being in the hospital with severe pneumonia raises the chance for heart attac...
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  • Balancing Opioid Use and Abuse

    Dec 17, 2018
    America is in the midst of an opioid epidemic, with tens of thousands of people dying each year from overdoses. While deaths from opioid overdose have affected men ages 25-44 the most, the painkiller addiction problem extends well beyond that age...
    • 916 Views
  • Hearing and Falls

    Oct 15, 2018
    Hearing loss can cause lots of day-to-day challenges. You may think about trouble hearing people around the dinner table or in a busy restaurant. Or you may worry about not hearing the phone or doorbell. But hearing loss is more than an inconvenience...
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  • Medicare Questions

    Oct 14, 2018
    If you have questions about Medicare, you’re in good company. It can be confusing. There are a lot of choices and a lot of rules for the government health plan for U.S. citizens age 65 and older. It also covers some younger people with certain ....
    • 2561 Views
  • Before the Fall: Take these Steps to Stay Safe

    Oct 13, 2018
    Remember that saying, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure”? It may not apply to everything, but when it comes to avoiding a fall, a little prevention goes a long way. Each year, one in four people over age 65 ...
    • 1554 Views
  • Maximize Your Medicare

    Oct 12, 2018
    Make sure you’re getting the most from your plan by reviewing your coverage each year. To help you understand any changes to your plan and your benefits, you have access to two documents – Annual Notice of Change and Evidence of Coverage....
    • 4344 Views