Chances are good that you’ve earned rewards for taking care of your health this year. So, make sure to check your 2020 HealthyBlue Rewards dashboard. All rewards must be redeemed no later than midnight ET on December 31, 2020 and your rewards dashboard resets as of January 1.* Click here if you need help on [...]

Vaccines aren’t just for kids. From infants to toddlers to young adults to seniors, vaccines save lives at every age. As flu season gears up and COVID-19 continues to be a threat, there’s never been a more important time to make sure your family members are up to date with their vaccinations. It’s one of the surefire ways to protect you and your loved ones from serious infections and di [...]

Whether you need a hip replacement or something a little less invasive, hearing the news that you need surgery can be stressful and unsettling not only for you, but for your loved ones as well. Chances are you’ll have a flurry of questions. But should you turn to the internet to research options including the pros and cons and the risks and benefits of the surgery? While it’s im [...]

It’s the time of year to get your kids back to school. It’s also the perfect time for annual checkups and to make sure they’re up to date on their vaccinations, regardless of whether they’re attending classes at school or from home. Concerns over COVID-19 may have kept you from getting annual exams, vaccines and other health care needs for you and y [...]

Getting your yearly flu shot is always a good idea, but more so this year as COVID-19 continues to spread throughout the U.S. and around the globe. Each year, cold and flu season brings with it a host of respiratory viruses, runny noses, coughs, aches and pain. And, with the potential of getting both the flu and COVID-19 this year, health officials are urging people to get their flu sho [...]

More than ever, having access to quality, affordable health care is key to peace of mind. Before, during and after COVID-19, Florida Blue Medicare has you covered. Your Florida Blue Medicare health plan covers you for the expected as well as the unexpected. From your Annual Wellness Visit to dental and vision care, your Florida Blue Medicare health plan is the peace of mind you need to [...]

Looking for the latest updates and information about coronavirus? As a Florida Blue Medicare member, you have an ally in us! We’ve expanded our services and resources to help you move forward safely, and protect your health. Now’s the time to put the focus back on your health and well-being. Schedule any doctor appointments, screenings and tests that you may have put off because of COVI [...]

Chances are, you’ve probably turned to “Dr. Google” with questions about your health when your doctor isn’t available. But did you know our Florida Blue Medicare members have an even better alternative through our Florida Blue Medicare Health Management Program? Get answers and advice when you need it. We will: Answer your health questions Provide self-managemen [...]

Thinking about spending time outdoors or enjoying time in the summer sun? With the warmer months come many outdoor activities. If you’re going to be outdoors this summer, it’s important to protect yourself from the sun’s harmful rays. Here are a few tips and tricks on how to stay safe this summer. [...]

Florida Blue Medicare works closely with the Florida Council on Aging (FCOA) to make sure our members can find needed resources in their communities. FCOA President Dr. Christine Cauffield wrote this message about the effects of social isolation on older adults and what to do to combat it.  Social isolation and loneliness are associated with increased mortality in older ad [...]