Notice of Privacy Practices

E-mail Privacy Policy

We have created this e-mail privacy policy to demonstrate our firm commitment to your privacy and the protection of your information.

If you received a mailing from us, (a) your e-mail address is either listed with us as someone who has expressly shared this address for the purpose of receiving information in the future or (b) you have registered with Blue Connect so that we may communicate with you. We respect your time and attention by controlling the frequency of our mailings.

Sharing and Usage

We will never share individual personal information with anyone without your advance permission, or unless permitted or required by law for our legitimate business purposes. Information submitted to us is only available to BCBSNC employees and to business associates contracting with BCBSNC for purposes of providing services relating to your BCBSNC health plan, online account or health programs you have chosen to participate in.

How can you stop receiving e-mail from us?

If you have received unwanted, unsolicited e-mail sent via this system or purporting to be sent via this system, please forward a copy of that e-mail with your comments to for review.

Additional Privacy Information

For more information about our privacy practices, please refer to the Notice of Privacy Practices in your membership booklet or online at

This E-mail Privacy Statement is effective as of December 2007.

� 2009, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina is an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association.