Blue Cross NC extends telehealth policy through March 2022

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina (Blue Cross NC) recently announced its expanded telehealth policy will remain in place through March 31, 2022. The telehealth policy covers doctor visits by video or phone the same as face-to-face visits. In 2020, Blue Cross NC saw members’ telehealth usage increase by more than 7,500%. “The…

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Blue Cross NC and NC State Team up on Online Program to Help Members Stop Type 2 Diabetes Before it Starts

Program will help members achieve healthier lifestyles and save on medical expenses. Expands Blue Cross NC’s efforts to prevent and fight diabetes. DURHAM, N.C. — Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina (Blue Cross NC) is working to stop type 2 diabetes in its tracks by offering members the lifestyle-change program Eat Smart, Move More,…

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Underserved Communities in North Carolina Can Now Call 1-844-771-RIDE For Access To Free Roundtrip Transportation To COVID-19 Vaccine Appointments

Provided by RIDE UNITED NC, the free service supports communities of color, seniors, and uninsured individuals across North Carolina. Raleigh, NC — Despite the increasing availability of the COVID-19 vaccine in North Carolina, transportation access continues to be a barrier for underserved communities statewide. RIDE UNITED NC announced today that its call center is now available to support low-income…

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Blue Cross NC Announces New and Innovative Programs to Boost Health Across North Carolina

New partnerships are serving more than 2,000 members with prevention programs and tools that address non-medical drivers of health Food security a key priority for insurer Follows historic COVID-19 response and $7.1 million investment impacting individuals across state DURHAM, N.C. – As the health care industry shifts toward personalized, value-based care, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of…

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Blue Cross NC Extends Pandemic Telehealth Policy Through 2021

DURHAM, N.C. – Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina (Blue Cross NC) announced that its current telehealth policy will remain in place through the end of 2021 to best serve its members throughout the course of the pandemic. After expanding virtual coverage last year, Blue Cross NC saw its members’ telehealth usage increase by more…

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Blue Cross NC’s Healthy Blue Plan Enrolls First Members, Launches Statewide Provider Network as Medicaid Managed Care Begins

March 15 open enrollment launch is milestone for N.C. Medicaid managed care Blue Cross NC begins enrolling members statewide in Healthy Blue Broad, high-quality network of health care providers available to Healthy Blue members DURHAM, N.C. – Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina (Blue Cross NC) has enrolled its first members in Healthy Blue,…

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