El ponerse la vacuna contra la gripe temprano hace mucho sentido para el Dr. Paul Kaplan. Pero en el año del COVID-19, él entiende que es algo que no se debe pensar dos veces. El Dr. Kaplan recibe su vacuna [...]

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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 [...]

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, more doctors than ever are offering telehealth visits. Florida Blue Medicare members now also have virtual visits through Teladoc®, at no extra cost to you. But if you’ve always gone in person to see your doctor, switching to a virtual telehealth visit may sound a little intimidating. And you may wonder if you’re getting the same qu [...]

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Spanish translation unavailable for Advance Care Planning Provides Peace of Mind in Difficult Times.

Wendy Weiss sabe que es mejor no acercarse demasiado a su padre de 83 años en este momento. A medida que los casos del COVID-19 vayan aumentando, mantener una distancia segura ayudará a los adultos mayores como su padre y la esposa de su padre a mantenerse saludables. Entonces, cuando Weiss llegó a la casa de su padre con un poco de sopa de pollo, fue a la puerta, dejó la sopa y se fue. [...]

Have you signed up for an account on our new Florida Blue Medicare member website, My Health Link, yet? If not, sign up now so you can take advantage of all the new capabilities, like adding a family member to your care team and getting health care reminders tailored to you. And you’ll still be able to use familiar features like searching for a doctor, viewing your plan documents and tracking h [...]