Prepare for the Open Enrollment Period for individuals and families

Get ready to enroll in your 2021 individual and family healthcare plan with this guided checklist. Open enrollment begins Nov. 1 and ends Dec. 15. Consider how much health insurance … Continue reading Prepare for the Open Enrollment Period for individuals and families

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas celebrates Customer Service Week honorees

John Maxwell once said, “Teamwork makes the dream work.”  And that is exactly what Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas (BCBSKS) Customer Service department believes. Since 1945, BCBSKS has … Continue reading Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas celebrates Customer Service Week honorees

{Guest blog} Suicide awareness month – how to cope with social distancing, quarantine & isolation

Since the beginning of the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, the nation and the world has seen significant changes to daily living. While social distancing, quarantine and isolation help prevent the spread … Continue reading {Guest blog} Suicide awareness month – how to cope with social distancing, quarantine & isolation

What is a Medicare Supplement Insurance Select plan?

Medicare Supplement Insurance is a type of health insurance plan that helps cover the gaps in Original Medicare. Gaps include coinsurance, copayments and deductibles. Original Medicare, Parts A and B, … Continue reading What is a Medicare Supplement Insurance Select plan?

Trends in pregnancy and childbirth complications in the U.S. – Postpartum Depression

Last week we took a deeper look at the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association data on pregnancy and childbirth complications. From pre-existing conditions to gestational diabetes and preeclampsia, the data … Continue reading Trends in pregnancy and childbirth complications in the U.S. – Postpartum Depression