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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 […]

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 […]

BCBSAL Offers Individual Health and Dental Coverage for Children

Posted on: January 28th, 2010 by ymedina No Comments

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama now offers health and dental coverage for children and young adults from birth to age 24.  According to their website, your child may be eligible if he or she is a resident of Alabama, is not eligible for Medicare, and they meet certain health underwriting guidelines. This is a […]

BCBSAL and the Be Healthy Program

Posted on: December 5th, 2009 by ymedina No Comments

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama has a unique website with an important goal.  It’s called and it has a lot of valuable information on health topics, health news, and medications.  It’s available to all BCBSAL members and it’s easy to register online. BCBSAL wants its members to be as healthy as they can […]

BCBSAL Offers Walking Program

Posted on: November 14th, 2009 by ymedina No Comments

BCBSAL has a unique walking program available to their members.  More information is available on their webiste. The walking program offers the opportunity to make a committment to walk regularly and to keep a record of your success.  Research shows that a regular routine of walking briskly daily can help with weight loss, lowering cholesterol, […]

BCBSAL Offering Baby Program

Posted on: October 29th, 2009 by ymedina No Comments

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama has information about a great program on their website.  “Baby Yourself” is a unique prenatal wellness program which gives expectant mothers important information about infant care and health care during pregnancy. On the BCBSAL website, it discusses the benefits of the program.  “Baby Yourself” offers all expectant mothers support […]

Individual Blue – BCBSAL

Posted on: September 25th, 2009 by BlogAdmin No Comments

There has been much much media coverage over the past year regarding rapidly increasing health insurance rates.  Rates have increased significantly this decade for sure, however there are still affordable health insurance plans that can be found. Individual Blue is a low cost health insurance plan for Alabama residents offered by Blue Cross and Blue […]