It’s that time of year again, and open enrollment is right around the corner. We’re ready to help you find a health plan that fits your lifestyle and your budget.  If you buy your own health insurance, now’s a good time to think about your coverage for 2017. Open enrollment for 2017 plans starts on October 1, 2016, for Florida Blue plans without financial assistance. Or if you are [...]

FREE for Moms-To-Be

Posted on Sep 15th 2016 by Florida Blue

Healthy Addition® is a Prenatal program staffed with a team of professionals dedicated to the good health of all mothers and their babies. Eligible members who are part of the of Healthy Addition program will have extra support during pregnancy, such as: Pregnancy risk screening and monitoring Help understanding your health care benefits Tips for a healthy lif [...]

Think Pink, Live Green is a movement aimed at empowering women to live healthy and make educated choices that can reduce their risk of breast cancer.   The basic lifestyle choices, listed below, will help protect your health and your future: E [...]

Know What To Do About the Flu

Posted on Sep 15th 2016 by Florida Blue

With flu season starting in October, it’s a good time to get your flu shot. It takes about two weeks to get into your system, so you’ll be protected when flu season starts. Flu Facts The flu vaccine will help protect you against the seasonal flu and the H1N1 virus—all in one shot, all season long! If you are 65 or older, get sick easier than oth [...]

Be involved. Parents who are active in their children’s education can have a very positive impact on their success in school. Ways to get involved include: Talk to your child about their classes. Meet their teachers and school administrators. Get to know other parents. Go to school events. Vo [...]

Summer is filled with fun activities, like backyard grilling and trips to the beach. Take one thing off your list by signing up for automatic monthly payments for your Florida Blue plan. Signing up for automatic payments is easy! Log in to your member account on Log in to your member account, and [...]

You’ve just been to see your doctor and now you’re leaving with a prescription for a medication. Did you know that spending a few minutes on can help save you money when filling your prescription? It can be as easy as filling your prescription at an in-network pharmacy or asking your doctor to request an authorization for the medication. [...]

Sooner or later, we all get the blues. Feeling sad or lonely during difficult life events is normal. Usually, you can continue to function and, in time, you start to feel like yourself again. When do you know the blues are something more? Depression disrupts relationships and interferes with work and daily activities. For many reasons, depression can be hard to diagnose in men. Some sti [...]

Summer is a great time to be active outdoors.  Here are some tips from experts at WebMD to help you stay healthy and safe while enjoying the summer. Stay informed. Stay updated on local weather forecasts so you can plan. Know the risk. People 65 an [...]

Dental health can affect some ongoing health conditions like diabetes, oral cancer and coronary artery disease (CAD), along with low birth weight and premature babies. There is a connection between a healthy mouth and overall good health. It is important to get regular preventive dental care to help maintain good oral health and overall health. We want to give you a boost in the right d [...]