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Children with Preexisting Conditions

Posted on: September 22nd, 2010 by ymedina No Comments

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama (BCBSA) has come out with a statement about annual enrollment periods for children with preexisting conditions on their website.  This is in response to the Obama administration’s clarification that it will include annual enrollment periods for the children’s preexisting conditions. Scott P. Serota, president and CEO of the Blue […]

BCBSAL Long Term Care

Posted on: July 22nd, 2010 by ymedina No Comments

According to information found on Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama’s website 1 out of 5 people over the age of 50 will need some form of long-term care in the next year.  About 40% of people in the US who need long-term care are under the age of 65.  This shows that everyone should […]

BCBSAL Helping You Find the Right Medicare Plan

Posted on: April 14th, 2010 by ymedina No Comments

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama offers many different Medicare options for those eligible.  Their website has an easy to follow guide to help you determine which plan is best for you.  They offer everything such as Medicare supplement insurance, Medicare Rx only plans, Medicare Advantage plans, and original medicare coverage. BCBSAL gives you tips […]

BCBSAL on Health Care Reform

Posted on: March 9th, 2010 by ymedina No Comments

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama has kept a close watch on the health care reform debate.  They fully support health care reform to improve medical care to all patients.  For over 70 years BCBSAL has tried to improve health care in Alabama. Like many health insurance companies, BCBSAL has some concerns about some of […]

BCBS Applauds First Lady’s Effort to Reduce Childhood Obesity

Posted on: February 25th, 2010 by ymedina No Comments

First Lady Michelle Obama launched a program called Let’s Move!, which is a national public/private partnership to stop the epidemic of childhood obesity.  According to BCBSA News, The Blue Cross Blue Shield Association along with their 39 independent BCBS companies strongly support her initiative. With the launch of this important program the First Lady is […]