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

Health and Wellness

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Using Our Health and Wellness Resources

Blue Medicare HMO and Blue Medicare PPO offer a variety of health and wellness resources for their members. There are no additional charges for these services.

  • Disease Management Programs

    Designed for members with specific chronic conditions, such as:

    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Diabetes
    • Coronary Artery Disease
    • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

    These programs feature an array of resources to help members manage their conditions. Each program includes educational materials, support from registered nurses, self-management supplies and more.

  • Case Management

    In certain health situations, members can work with a case manager. Case managers help provide education, support, help with self-management behaviors, and assistance with monitoring health care needs and identifying necessary resources.

  • Medication Therapy Management Program

    The Medication Therapy Management Program assists members who have been identified by the Plan as taking multiple medications for the treatment of certain medical conditions. The program helps members to understand better how to take their medicines safely and effectively. The Plan provides information to assist members to avoid potential medical complications related to their medicines and to help members take their medicines the way their doctor has prescribed.

  • Flu and Pneumonia Shots

    Learn how to receive these shots at no cost to you.

  • End of Life Care Planning

    In accordance with federal requirements, Blue Cross NC provides this end-of-life care information. Learn more about end-of-life care issues.

  • Going Home From the Hospital?

    Leaving the hospital can be an overwhelming time. Unfortunately, some people find themselves back in the emergency room after a hospital discharge. Find out what you can do to help avoid this situation with our Hospital Discharge Checklist.

  • Medication Safety and You

    As we get older, certain medications can be dangerous for people ages 65 and older. Get a list of commonly prescribed high risk medications; drugs on this list have a greater risk of side effects for adults aged 65 years and older.

  • Tips for Taking Your Medication

    It is very important to take your medicines as directed by your health care provider. Get tips for remembering to take your medications and find out how you can save money on prescription medications.

Important Legal Information and Disclaimers

The information on this page is current as of 10/1/2017.

Y0079_7833 CMS Approved 10172017