Autumn Adventures

Posted on Oct 17th 2018 by Florida Blue

The (slightly) cooler days of fall are the perfect time to head outdoors for some fun in Florida. If you are looking for something to do, consider these ideas. Meet a Manatee: When it gets cool, where do manatees like to go? The springs! The water stays warm — about 72 degrees — in Florida’s springs, so manatees congregate there. Some good places to see manate [...]

This year, take the guesswork and frustration out of health insurance shopping and contact a Florida Blue health plan expert. With a health plan expert, you’ll understand how your plan works for you, the doctors you can choose, referrals, rewards and prescription drug choices that call all save you money. Watch this video to learn more! English: [...]

With Florida Blue, you get more than just what’s covered by your health plan. You get access to programs, tools and advice at no extra cost to you. Here are a few of these extras that help you get the most out of your plan’s benefits. [...]

Shopping for health insurance can be a very daunting process, especially with all the terminology that is involved. Florida Blue has developed the following infographic around the 10 most common health care terms you should know before shopping for health insurance. [...]

Don't Let Stress Get You Down

Posted on Oct 9th 2018 by Florida Blue

In Florida, the first day of autumn might not feel very fall-like. But we know it’s arrived when we begin to see Halloween candy and costume displays. These scenes can lurch us into panic mode, knowing it will only be a matter of time until Thanksgiving and then Christmas have come and gone. It’s no wonder the holiday season is nicknamed “hustle and bustle”: we’re left with long to-do lists, in [...]

Keeping up with your health is hard enough as it is: making yearly wellness appointments, maintaining a healthy weight, staying motivated to move every day, and knowing when to get milestone check-ups like mammograms and colon screenings. That’s where a patient-centered medical home (PCMH) comes in. When you find a PCMH, you’ll get a team of health care pros working together to look out [...]

My Kind of Blue

Posted on Oct 9th 2018 by Florida Blue

When you’re part of the Florida Blue family, your membership goes far beyond doctor’s visits. We want you to feel good saying, “That’s My Kind of Blue.” We’re in your neighborhood. Free exercise and nutrition classes to everyone in the community? In-person help for all your health insurance questions? Quick and easy health snapshot from a registered nurse? Yes, please. [...]

Sometimes it’s hard to let others know the details of your caregiving situation. Yet, often, many friends, family, and neighbors are already aware that there’s something going on and would love to help if they only knew how. Take this holiday season to share the news in a way that is respectful of your loved one, and gives the people who care about both of you the opportunity to give a gift tha [...]

In March 2018, President Trump signed a congressional budget deal that included changes to the timeline for closing the Medicare Part D coverage gap, also called the “donut hole.” You may have heard other health plans tell you the donut hole will completely close in 2019. That isn’t completely true. People with Medicare Part D who have high prescription drug expenses currently pa [...]

Now is the time to think about your health and prescription drug plan. Medicare’s Annual Election Period (AEP) is the open enrollment window every year for people with Medicare. Starting October 15 you will be able to change your Medicare plan if needed. But you’ll need the right information to make the best choice for you. Ignore the junk mail you’ll soon receive. Take the phone off th [...]

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