Health Care Insurance 101
Learn the basics to health insurance and how to make it work best for your life.
June 8, 2023: No one wants to worry about health care when they travel. Our experts break down what members need to know about using their health plan when they travel. No matter if you travel in state, nationally or internationally, BlueCross can help.
March 23, 2023: Having a baby is a thrilling event for many families. No one wants to have to think about health insurance during such a momentous time. There are ways BlueCross can help. Here are some important things to know about having a baby and using your health insurance.
March 23, 2023: Having a baby is a thrilling event for many families. No one wants to have to think about health insurance during such a momentous time. There are ways BlueCross can help. Here are some important things to know about pregnancy and health insurance.
Feb. 16, 2023: Annual visits with a trusted doctor or health care provider are important for everyone. These doctor visits can be particularly important for people enrolled in Medicare plans. There are two types of wellness visits with doctors for Medicare enrollees.
Jan. 5, 2023: Some of the most common questions members ask our customer service team center around ID cards. Here are important things everyone should know about their ID cards.
Nov. 1, 2023: Open enrollment starts in November and lasts until Jan. 15. This allows individuals to buy health insurance for the coming year. Our expert shares how BlueCross can help people during this time.
Health insurance doesn't have to be complicated. Members can make the most of their health plans with a few easy hacks. Our expert shares some inside tips for using your health plan.
Jan. 28, 2021: Late last year BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina welcomed a new vice president of product development, innovation and member experience. Tom Meier role has an impact on member experience. Here’s a look at some of Meier’s vision for his role at BlueCross and how it could impact member experience.
Updated July 2023: Every day our customer service advocates answer calls from members with questions about their health plans. Many of the answers to the most frequently asked questions can be found on BlueCross’s online portal, My Health Toolkit®.
July 1, 2021: It is common to confuse Medicare and Medicaid. Both are government programs that provide health coverage to citizens. Here’s a quick rundown of the two programs.
Nov. 3, 2022: BlueCross' customer experience manager offers insight to help South Carolinians understand what to consider when making health care decisions during open enrollment.
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