Tips for Using Your Health Benefits

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BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee plans provide preventive health services for a variety of conditions, from diabetes to cancer to the flu. Most have no co-payments, making the services free with a plan. BlueCross members can use the benefits that are provided at no extra charge. Tips for using your benefits 1. Check immunization requirements. Find out if your child is required to have ... [Read More]

Cost saving tips from BCBST

1. Get in touch If you don’t already have one, get a primary care physician. Focusing on preventive care and keeping yourself healthy will reduce health care costs for all. Confirm your coverage and find out how much of the cost you’ll be responsible for before having a major procedure. 2. Ask questions Ask your doctor how much a recommended treatment or prescription drug will cost, and if ... [Read More]

You’d shop around for a new roof. Why not surgery?

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If your house needed a new roof, chances are you’d shop around for multiple quotes. Or seek recommendations for roofers who perform high-quality work at reasonable rates. You’d want to know what it will cost before you buy and whether you’re getting the best deal. Repairing your body is much more complex. Have you ever considered shopping for the best quality and best price for a rotator cuff ... [Read More]