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  • Taking Medication Safely

    Taking Medication Safely

    06/05/2017

    Understanding how your medications work is important for your health. You play an important role in your safety, but your doctor and pharmacist are part of the team, too. They can help you manage medications and make sure you are taking them safely.
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  • 2018 Health Care Premium Rates

    2018 Health Care Premium Rates

    05/31/2017

    BlueShield of NENY requested premium rates for individuals in 2018. These directly reflect the cost of providing health care coverage in NYS.
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  • May Is National Fitness & Sports Month

    May Is National Fitness & Sports Month

    05/11/2017

    May is National Physical Fitness and Sports Month - a great time to make physical activity, sports participation and good nutrition a priority in our lives.
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  • National Walk at Lunch Day

    National Walk at Lunch Day

    04/20/2017

    Aimed to complement and not compete with our busy lifestyles, today is the perfect opportunity for you to get up from your desk and get on your feet.
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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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