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

SilverSneakers Fitness Program

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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.

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. ®, SM Marks of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association. SM1 Mark of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina. ®1 Mark of Healthways, Inc.

Benefits, formulary, pharmacy network, premium and/or co-payments/co-insurance may change on January 1 of each year. Please contact BCBSNC for details.

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina is an HMO and PPO plan with a Medicare contract. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina is a PDP plan with a Medicare contract. Enrollment in Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina depends on contract renewal. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina does not discriminate based on race, ethnicity, national origin, religion, gender, age, mental or physical disability, health status, claims experience, medical history, genetic information, evidence of insurability or geographic location within the service area. All Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina items and services are available to all eligible beneficiaries in the service area.

Limitations, copayments, and restrictions may apply. You must be entitled to Medicare Part A and enrolled in Medicare Part B and must reside in the CMS-approved service area. You must continue to pay your Medicare Part B premium.

If you would like Medicare Advantage or Part D documents in a different language or format, or your coverage has ended and you need proof of coverage or a Certification of Health Insurance Coverage, you can call us 7 days a week, 8a.m. to 8 p.m.

Blue Medicare HMO:
1-888-310-4110 (TDD/TYY 1-888-451-9957)
Blue Medicare PPO:
1-877-494-7647 (TDD/TYY 1-888-451-9957)
Blue Medicare Rx (PDP):
1-888-247-4142 (TDD/TYY 1-888-247-4145)

The information on this page is current as of 10/01/2012.

Y0079_5875 CMS Approved 10012012