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Are You Missing Out on Rewards?

Benefits and Services | Health Issues | Posted: 6/19/2014

Have you been taking advantage of your wellness incentives? Remember, you’re eligible for several rewards right now through your Wellness Incentive Program.

Quit with Blue on World No Tobacco Day

Benefits and Services | Health Issues | Posted: 5/14/2014

We encourage all tobacco users to set a quit date on World No Tobacco Day, Saturday, May 31. Quitting smoking is tough, but did you know that there are more former smokers than current smokers in the United States?

Put Me In, Coach!

Benefits and Services | Health Issues | Posted: 4/24/2014

Wouldn’t it be great to have a guiding hand to show you the way toward living your best life? Your wish is our command: Your Online Health Coach can help you with whatever health goal you may have.

Find savings with your Benefits Statements

Benefits and Services | Health Issues | Posted: 3/20/2014

We’ve all heard the usual advice to cut costs—skip your daily latté, cancel cable, take lunch to work. Saving money isn’t always that simple, and healthcare costs often get left out of the equation. Your Benefits Statements are available to help you get a handle on your healthcare spending.

How Healthy Are You?

Benefits and Services | Health Issues | Posted: 2/18/2014

When it comes to your health, you strive to do things right. From eating right to exercising regularly,you make choices every day that add up to a healthier you.

2014 Dental Benefits

Benefits and Services | Posted: 9/24/2013

In 2014, the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association is pleased to announce it will be adding FEP BlueDental to the existing portfolio of benefits available to federal employees.

2014 Vision Benefits

Benefits and Services | Posted: 9/24/2013

In 2014, the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association is pleased to announce it will continue to offer FEP BlueVision through the Federal Employees Dental and Vision Insurance Program (FEDVIP).

2014 Benefits & Rates

Benefits and Services | Posted: 9/24/2013

The Blue Cross and Blue Shield Service Benefit Plan remains a great value and an ideal choice for millions of federal employees and their families.

A Healthy Start for You and Your Baby

Benefits and Services | Posted: 8/21/2013

If you are expecting a new addition to your family, consider breastfeeding your newborn. Human milk provides babies with the perfect balance of protein, sugar and fat for healthy growth.

Coverage of Same-Sex Spouses

Benefits and Services | Posted: 7/18/2013

On June 26, 2013, the Supreme Court of the United States struck down a key part of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), which did not allow federal recognition of same-sex marriages. With this change, legally married same-sex spouses of federal employees and retirees are eligible for healthcare coverage through the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program (FEHBP), regardless of where they live. Children and step-children of same-sex marriages are eligible as well.

Overseas Program Announcement

Benefits and Services | Posted: 3/11/2013

It is our business practice to review partnerships with our vendors every three years. As a result of this review, the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Service Benefit Plan entered into an agreement with a new vendor as a partner for medical assistance including translation/coding and currency conversion for overseas medical and dental claims effective January 1, 2013.

Find savings with your MyBlue® Annual Benefit Statement

Online Tools | Posted: 2/20/2013

We’ve all heard the usual advice to cut costs—skip your daily latté; cancel cable; take lunch to work. Saving money isn’t always that simple, and healthcare costs often get left out of the equation. Your MyBlue® Annual Benefit Statement is available to help you get a handle on your healthcare spending.

Page last updated: June 19, 2014

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