Until recently, cataract and glaucoma surgeries have always been performed as two separate procedures. Fortunately, patients and surgeons now have options. In 2012 the FDA approved a device called the [...]

CliniSanitas is a new group of medical centers located in the Miami area. Locations include Doral, Kendall and Miami Lakes. They offer a wide array of services all in one place. These medical services include: Primary Care Doctors Specialty Care Walk-ins or Urg [...]

Start your fall with our latest member newsletter. From  healthy holiday treats to exploring events near you, we have some great tips on taking good care of your health. See below for news and tips you can use in your pursuit of health. [...]

There are lots of reasons to get your health statements online: itʼs convenient, searchable and available 24/7. Your health statement is a monthly summary of medical and prescription claims that have been processed under your health insurance if youʼve incurred any claims. Each statement includes valuable information: Your year-to-date health plan spending and savings The deduct [...]

Florida Blue is once again hosting our 5-week series Nutritious You From Blue to provide you with comprehensive nutrition education. The class meets from 10-11 a.m. each Monday from June 1 through June 29 at each of the Florida Blue Centers. This nutritional series is open to Florida Blue members as well as the general public [...]

Florida Blue and Tampa Bay Integrated Healthcare Network (TBIH) announced today the launch of an accountable care program to improve the quality and efficiency of patient care in the Tampa Bay area. An accountable care program allows an insurer to collaborate with a network of providers, sharing in the medical and financial responsibility for a group of patients. The coordination of [...]

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the American Medical Association (AMA) are working together on a new initiative, Prevent Diabetes STAT, to raise awareness of prediabetes as part of an effort to prevent type 2 diabetes in the United States. Prediabetes means a person’s blood glucose (sugar) level is higher than normal, but not high enough yet to be diagnosed as diabetes. Ty [...]

Florida Blue’s members-only website is packed with useful information—about your health and your health care coverage––including smart ways to get the most from your plan. To access your secure information and more, all you need is your member ID number to register at the site and establish your unique user name and password. It just takes a few moments, and it gives you access to tools, tips, ser [...]

Not feeling so hot? HealthSpot® is a revolutionary new way to get care on the spot –– and it’s available at the Miami Falls Florida Blue Center. You get the confidence of a traditional doctor’s office visit with the convenience of walk-in neighborhood service—and there’s no need to make an appointment. The HealthSpot [...]

Diabetes Prevention Program About one in three people is at high risk for diabetes. Diabetes is an illness that can cause heart disease, stroke, kidney disease, blindness and other serious health problems. More than 86 million Americans have pre-diabetes and many don’t even realize it. For Florida Blue members at risk for diabetes, help is now available. This program is called My Healthy  [...]