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Frequently Asked Questions


What is Get Fit Blue?

What do hospital weight management programs typically include?

Are all BCBSNC members eligible for the Get Fit Blue discount program?

If I'm not already a BCBSNC member, whom can I contact for more information about the Get Fit Blue discount program and becoming a BCBSNC member?

I am very interested in the Get Fit Blue discount program but I am not currently a BCBSNC member. Can I buy just Get Fit Blue?



What is Get Fit Blue?    top

Get Fit Blue is BCBSNC's nutrition and fitness information and discount resource. Through this program, eligible BCBSNC embers can receive discounts on weight-loss programs, products and services, including hospital weight management programs. Find a participating hospital program near you.


What do hospital weight management programs typically include?    top

Hospital weight management programs often last 12 to 14 weeks and focus on nutrition education, behavior modification, exercise and more. Professionals such as nutritionists, exercise specialists and counselors are often involved. Monitoring will often take place before, after and sometimes in the middle of a program and may include tracking blood pressure, heart rate, weight and other factors. Program costs may range from $150 to $1,300.


Are all BCBSNC members eligible for the Get Fit Blue discount program?    top

No. Certain government and special accounts tied to specific contract terms are not eligible at this time. If you are a current BCBSNC member, log in or call the customer service number of the back of your BCBSNC ID card to learn if you are eligible.


If I'm not already a BCBSNC member, whom can I contact for more information about the Get Fit Blue discount program and becoming a BCBSNC member?    top

If you receive health insurance coverage through your employer, please contact your group benefits administrator and tell them about your interest in BCBSNC and the Get Fit Blue program. If you buy insurance directly, call 1-800-324-4973 for more information about BCBSNC consumer products that include the Get Fit Blue program.


I am very interested in the Get Fit Blue discount program but I am not currently a BCBSNC member. Can I buy just Get Fit Blue?    top

The Get Fit Blue discount program cannot be sold separately. It is a value-added service we provide to our membership.

If you receive health insurance coverage through your employer, please contact your group benefits administrator and tell them about your interest in BCBSNC and the Get Fit Blue program. If you buy insurance directly, call 1-800-324-4973 for more information about BCBSNC consumer products that include this exciting program.