This blog serves as the official source of information from Blue Cross as we continue to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic.

As more information is received, we will update our FAQ’s and other resources below.

We are all in this together. Stay healthy and safe.

COVID-19 vaccine: myth vs. fact

Earlier this month, the third SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) vaccine was authorized to prevent and decrease the serious health impact and death associated with this devastating disease. For those of us who … Continue reading COVID-19 vaccine: myth vs. fact

Need health insurance coverage? Special enrollment period open through August 15.

The health insurance marketplace (healthcare.gov) will reopen under a special enrollment period running from Feb. 15 through Aug. 15. This allows anyone who may be uninsured, or underinsured, to sign … Continue reading Need health insurance coverage? Special enrollment period open through August 15.

2021 legislative update on Kansas health insurance laws

As 2021 gets underway, both federal and state legislative and regulatory changes are expected to modify health plan benefits for Kansans. Below, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas Vice … Continue reading 2021 legislative update on Kansas health insurance laws

The Doctor’s Note: Answering your questions about the coronavirus vaccine

According to the Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE), the long-awaited coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine is now available. There are many questions and feelings of uncertainty when it comes to … Continue reading The Doctor’s Note: Answering your questions about the coronavirus vaccine

{Infographic} Knowing the differences between coronavirus, cold, flu, and allergies

As coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to spread, it’s important to know how it may affect you and how it compares with other illnesses. That way, if you begin to have symptoms … Continue reading {Infographic} Knowing the differences between coronavirus, cold, flu, and allergies

Celebrating stars in our community #AdAstraStrong

Ad Astra Per Aspera is the official state motto for Kansas. “To the stars through difficulty” is a sentiment that has never felt more true than today. It emphasizes our … Continue reading Celebrating stars in our community #AdAstraStrong

Get 24/7 care with telemedicine

What is Telemedicine? Safe and secure, telemedicine is the quality care you need made easier. Telemedicine is an alternative to in-person visits. It allows healthcare professionals to evaluate, diagnose and … Continue reading Get 24/7 care with telemedicine