• New Telephone Customer Service Options

    July 8, 2019
    New telephone customer service options help make it easier to get the information you need about your Blue Cross Medicare AdvantageSM plan. Now, at the touch of a button, you can get information about your plan at your convenience – right...
  • Lifestyle Changes and Diabetes

    May 13, 2019
    There’s a safe way to get a handle on your diabetes: an exercise and diet plan. Through exercise, you can help your blood sugar stay in your target range. By making better choices in your diet, you can help manage your blood sugar levels and lo....
  • 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....
  • Survey Says...

    April 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 ...
  • How to Prevent a Heart Attack

    March 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 ...
  • Tips for Using Your HMO

    March 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...
  • How In-Home Test Kits Fit Into Your Schedule

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

    March 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...
  • Staying In-Network is Important

    March 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, ...
  • Six Ways to Start Small and Make Big Changes

    March 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...
  • Living365 : Helping Members Be Healthier

    November 26, 2019
    Do you have a chronic health problem like diabetes or asthma ? It’s important you understand your condition. That means knowing the symptoms and learning to manage them. That’s where our Living365® program comes in. The program gives o...
  • Pneumonia: A Lung Infection That Could Also Affect Heart Health

    December 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...
  • Balancing Opioid Use and Abuse

    December 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...
  • Hearing and Falls

    October 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...
  • Medicare Questions

    October 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 ....