Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Management
What is COPD?
COPD is a term used to describe lung diseases including emphysema, chronic bronchitis, non-reversible asthma, and some forms of bronchiectasis. According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), in the United States, smoking is the main cause of a COPD diagnosis - linked to approximately 80% of all COPD deaths. Symptoms are noticed in the more advanced stages of the disease. Learn about the program we offer members suffering from a COPD diagnosis, enroll in our program, and view additional resources by clicking on the buttons below.
BlueShield of Northeastern New York COPD Health Management Program
At BlueShield of Northeastern New York, we're here to help support you or a loved one suffering from COPD. Enroll in our program today to work with one of our highly trained case managers. Help is only a click or a call away - call a case manager at 1-877-878-8785, option 2.