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  • National Health Care Decisions Day

    National Health Care Decisions Day

    03/30/2017

    Let's remember the importance of having Advance Care Directives. Make your own health care decisions or appoint someone you trust. Your health, your choice.
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  • A Healthy Pregnancy is a Healthy Start for your Baby

    A Healthy Pregnancy is a Healthy Start for your Baby

    03/30/2017

    Pregnancy is an exciting time, but it can also be stressful. Doing all you can to stay healthy during pregnancy can give you peace of mind and give your baby a healthy start in life.
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  • National Patient Safety Week

    National Patient Safety Week

    02/17/2017

    Being involved and informed about treatment can help you have a safer experience with the health care system. Improving patient safety requires continuous learning and constant communication between caregivers, organizations, and patients.
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  • BlueShield of NENY Removes Preauthorization Requirements

    BlueShield of NENY Removes Preauthorization Requirements

    02/01/2017

    Announcing huge changes that allow members more efficient access to care as directed by providers without having to wait for approval from the health plan.
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  • BlueShield's Star Rating Increases for 2017 Medicare Advantage Plans

    BlueShield's Star Rating Increases for 2017 Medicare Advantage Plans

    10/13/2016

    BlueShield of Northeastern New York announced that its HMO and PPO Medicare Advantage health plans each received a 4.5 Star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). This reflects a half star increase for BlueShield’s HMO products for 2017.
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  • BlueShield Unveils HealthyLife Rewards

    BlueShield Unveils HealthyLife Rewards

    03/02/2016

    HealthyLife Rewards offers BlueShield subscribers and their families a potential $500 in annual cash back rewards for purchasing healthy foods at grocery stores. Learn more about the digital nutrition program here.
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  • Take Charge of Your Health

    Take Charge of Your Health

    02/05/2016

    Taking an active role in your health care can improve the quality of care you and your family receive. Stay on top of your health by taking steps to prevent issues now, instead of waiting for issues to develop.
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  • BlueShield Selects Three Area Hospitals Blue Distinction Centers

    BlueShield Selects Three Area Hospitals Blue Distinction Centers

    06/03/2015

    BlueShield of Northeastern New York announced that three area hospitals- Ellis, Saratoga, and St. Peter’s- have been named Blue Distinction Centers.
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  • Reducing Risk of Heart Disease

    Reducing Risk of Heart Disease

    08/12/2014

    Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the US. Get those cholesterol & blood pressure levels under control because February is American Heart Month.
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  • Importance of Immunizations For All

    Importance of Immunizations For All

    08/12/2014

    The need for immunization begins at birth & continues throughout life. Regular doctor visits are crucial to getting needed immunizations. Learn more here.
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