Key dates: December 15: last day to renew or enroll if you get a tax credit from the government December 31: last day to renew or enroll if you don’t qualify for a tax credit Your 2019 Florida Blue health plan benefits and coverage should have arrived in the mail. Here are some easy-to-follow steps tha [...]

We’ve been made aware of unsolicited, automated calls being made to individuals throughout the state that start with a message about open enrollment approaching, and then claiming to offer medical plans from “Blue Cross” and other insurers. These calls are not from Florida Blue nor anyone representing our compan [...]

When it comes to choosing a health plan that's right for you and your family, one size does not fit all. Let one of our agents help you tackle the questions you have. Open enrollment starts November 1! [...]

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. [...]

This summer much our state has grappled with toxic blue-green algae, red tides and the numerous hazards that come along with these imbalances in our marine environments. As a health care company we are deeply concerned about the effects these ecological issues have on the wellbeing of Floridians. After all so much of our lives here in Florida revolve around the water -- from fishing to [...]

The 2018 Atlantic hurricane season runs from June 1 to November 30 each year. Here's how to make sure you’re prepared. Be sure to review personal evacuation and emergency plans with your family. As part of your personal preparedness, you should have an emergency kit (make sure nothing in it is expired) and a method for monitoring emergency alerts from local officials. [...]

GeoBlue is the global solution for the Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS) companies. We offer group corporate products under the Blue Cross Blue Shield Global brand.   [...]

Prescription Coverage 101

Posted on Aug 30th 2018 by Florida Blue

Prescription costs are one of the fastest growing expenses in health care. One way insurance companies try to keep these costs more affordable for you is through a formulary and drug tiers. So, what are these and what do they mean for you? What is a formulary? A formulary is a list of medications that are covered by your plan. This list is created by doctors and [...]

Ordering your drugs through Alliance Rx Walgreens Prime® home delivery is a smart way to save time and money. With most plans you pay less by ordering a 90-day supply by mail rather than by filling a prescription every month at a pharmacy. With a new prescription, simply complete a home delivery [...]

Health insurance benefits can seem complicated and hard to navigate, especially when it comes to pharmacy coverage. Even though I work in the health insurance field, I still sometimes need advice to be sure I’m getting the best value from my benefits. I’m happy to share this story so that you can benefit from my experience of saving money on prescription drugs. Recently, our doctor call [...]

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