• Get Our Top 4 Tips for Saving Money at the Pharmacy

    February 12, 2021
    There are several ways you can help keep your health care costs down when using your prescription drug benefits. 1. Use a Preferred Pharmacy Before you fill prescriptions, be sure you are using a preferred pharmacy in the Preferred Pharmacy Network...
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  • How to Use Your Digital Member ID Card

    February 10, 2021
    A device that was once only used for calling can now securely hold some of your most important assets. With your mobile phone, you have in your hand photos of your family and friends, contactless payment methods, and now—access to your health i....
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  • Stay Active from the Comfort and Safety of Your Home

    February 4, 2021
    Well onTarget® is not available to all members. Check Blue Access for MembersSM or ask your benefits administrator to see if you have these benefits. If you are a Well onTarget Fitness program member, you can now register for BurnAlong, an exciti...
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  • What is Coordination of Benefits?

    January 11, 2021
    When you need care and are on two different health insurance plans, your insurers will coordinate your benefits to give you maximum coverage when you need it. If you are covered by two different health plans, your provider may file the claim with...
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  • Need Information? Here’s Where to Find It

    January 8, 2021
    There are many ways you can get information from Blue Cross and Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL). We offer options to suit a variety of communication preferences. Frequently Asked Questions You might be surprised to find how many questions and answers...
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  • Comparison Shop for Your Health Care Services

    January 8, 2021
    This article is intended for members enrolled in an individual health insurance plan. Having a good relationship with your primary care provider (PCP) is an important way to make the most of your health coverage. Your PCP helps make sure you use...
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  • Well onTarget Health Assessment Has a New Look This Year

    January 7, 2021
    Well onTarget® is not available to all members. Check Blue Access for Members or ask your benefits administrator to see if you have these benefits. If you haven’t taken your Health Assessment yet, visit your Well onTarget account and see wh...
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  • What Questions Should I Ask My Doctor?

    What Questions Should I Ask My Doctor?

    December 11, 2020
    Getting to know your new doctor can be a bit overwhelming or scary. But having an open and honest relationship with them means better care for you. Check out the advice that our customer advocate gives to Victor who just switched to a new health...
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  • How Do I Change My Primary Care Physician (PCP)?

    How Do I Change My Primary Care Physician (PCP)?

    December 11, 2020
    Are you looking for a new doctor? Changing your primary care physician isn't as hard as you may think. There are easy steps to looking up and finding a doctor or health care professional that best suits your needs. Listen in on what our Blue Cross...
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  • What Does “in-network” Mean?

    What Does “in-network” Mean?

    December 11, 2020
    Sometimes the words used in health care can be confusing. Making sure you know what "in-network" means may also mean you might save money. Listen in on this discussion between our health advocate and Victor, a BCBIL member. Find more Health Care...
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  • Where Can I Go If I Have Questions About My Health Coverage?

    Where Can I Go If I Have Questions About My Health Coverage?

    December 11, 2020
    Health insurance can be a bit confusing but we're here to help. From mobile applications to blogs, Vanessa gets the low-down in this video. Find more Health Care One-to-One videos.
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  • Manage My Condition

    Manage My Condition

    December 11, 2020
    While out on a run, a BCBSIL Customer Advocate Marissa bumps into her good friend and they start discussing her mother’s health. The Customer Advocate shares a bit of insight with her friend, letting her know that there are options for her mother...
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  • Use Member Rewards To Get Money Back

    Use Member Rewards To Get Money Back

    December 11, 2020
    Need to find a specialist? Use Member Rewards to find a specialist and book your appointment and get rewarded! You can get up to $500 back by using Member Rewards. Learn more about how you could earn cash with Member Rewards. Find more Health...
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  • Find Healthy Deals with Blue365

    December 5, 2020
    Do your shopping lists never end? Are you a champion bargain hunter? Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) offers Blue365®, a discount service to save you money and time on a variety of everyday needs and healthy lifestyle aids. Ho...
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  • Jumpstart Your Self Care This Year: Review Your Benefits

    December 3, 2020
    It’s another new year, another chance to start fresh. But if grand New Year’s resolutions aren’t your style, there is one easy way to keep on top of your health: Brush up on the benefits that come with your health plan. It’s a...
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