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Important Legal Information and Disclaimers

Blue Medicare HMO, Blue Medicare PPO, and Blue Medicare Rx (PDP) Members

Additional Benefits

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Silver Sneakers

Blue Medicare HMO and Blue Medicare PPO members: Get access (at no additional cost) to the SilverSneakers®1 program, which offers:
Silver Sneakers Fitness Program

  • Fun physical activities
  • Special social events
  • Useful health information

SilverSneakers also features fitness centers throughout the country that provide:

  • Fitness equipment, including treadmills and free weights
  • Fitness classes designed specifically for older adults
  • Certified health and wellness coaches

Members who don't have a SilverSneakers fitness center nearby can still participate by becoming part of the SilverSneakers Step program. Call 1-888-423-4632 (TTY: National Relay Service, 711), Monday through Sunday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., for more information about SilverSneakers and the Step program.

Visit for more program information and fitness center locations.



Save with exclusive member discounts through Blue365.® This program offers discounts on a variety of products and services that can help you live a more healthy and active lifestyle - all at no additonal costs. Save on:

  • Hearing aids
  • Laser eye surgery
  • Vision services
  • Medical bracelets
  • Healthy eating
  • And more!

Go to Blue365.

PPO Travel Program

Our Blue Medicare PPO Travel Program enables Blue Medicare PPO members traveling in certain states and Puerto Rico to use the networks of other participating Blue Cross and/or Blue Shield Medicare Advantage PPO plans. Please call for more details.

States/territory with visitor/traveler benefits for PPO members only

Alabama Georgia Massachusetts New Jersey Pennsylvania Washington
Arkansas Hawaii Michigan New Mexico South Carolina West Virginia
California Idaho Missouri New York Tennessee Wisconsin
Colorado Indiana Montana Ohio Texas
Connecticut Kentucky Nevada Oklahoma Utah Puerto Rido
Florida Maine New Hampshire Oregon Virgina

Important Legal Information and Disclaimers

1 The SilverSneakers program is provided by Healthways, Inc., a third-party vendor independent of BCBSNC. The program is available only to members covered under Blue Medicare HMO or Blue Medicare PPO plans. BCBSNC is not liable in any way for the services received; results are not guaranteed. Decisions regarding medical care should be made with the advice of a doctor.

2Blue365 offers access to savings on items that Members may purchase directly from independent vendors, which are different from items that are covered under the policies with BCBSNC. Any disputes regarding these products and services may be subject to BCBSNC's grievance process. Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association (BCBSA) may receive payments from Blue365 vendors. Neither BCBSNC nor BCBSA recommends, endorses, warrants or guarantees any specific Blue365 vendor or item. This program may be modified or discontinued at any time without prior notice. Gym membership offered on website does not replace Silver Sneakers benefit.

The information on this page is current as of 10/1/2013.

Y0079_6246 CMS Approved 10212013