• Preventive Care or Medical Care? Learn the Difference

    June 4, 2024
    Many people may not know that there are two types of care you can receive when you go to the doctor — preventive care and medical care. The type of care is different, and your costs may be different, too. Medical Care vs. Preventive Care Think...
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  • BCBSOK Offers Members Timely Access to Health Care

    June 4, 2024
    Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma and BlueLincs HMOSM provide members with access to a wide range of health care providers to meet your medical needs. Guidelines for Health Care Appointments The following guidelines help members access their...
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  • Check Your Updated Drug List

    June 3, 2024
    Medicines play a major role in preventing and treating many health problems. That is why a prescription drug benefit is included in most health plans. Many Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma plans have a prescription drug list (also known as...
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  • Save Money on Health and Fitness Products with Blue365

    If you’re looking for some great discounts on health-related products and services, check out the Blue365® program. It’s just one more advantage of being a Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma member. You and your family can save w...
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  • Need an Explanation of Your Explanation of Benefits?

    You’ve been to the doctor and paid your copay. How are you going to know when your claim is filed and finalized? Simple — you'll get your Explanation of Benefits (EOB). Your EOB will break down the services you received, the co...
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  • HMO Members: Learn Where to Go for Care

    This article is intended for HMO members. When someone becomes suddenly ill or injured, you want to get help right away. But it pays to stop for a second and think about what kind of care and facility is best. There are certain immediate health probl...
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  • PPO Members: Learn Where to Go for Care

    This article is intended for PPO members. When someone becomes suddenly ill or injured, you want to get help right away. But it pays to stop for a second and think about what kind of care and facility is best. There are certain immediate health probl...
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  • Member Services Offers Concierge Customer Service

    It’s important to know that there is someone you can call for help with your health and your family’s health. Our customer advocates are specially trained and available to help you with questions or concerns about your health care plan. T...
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  • Where Do You Go When an Emergency Isn’t Really an Emergency?

    May 1, 2024
    I get it. When your child is sick on a Friday night, your first thought isn’t about choosing the best place to go to save time and money. Your first thought is to keep your child from pain and suffering. Since you aren’t a doctor, you pro...
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  • Look for a New Blue Points Rewards Experience in 2025

    April 30, 2024
    Well onTarget® and Blue PointsSM are not available to all members. Check Blue Access for Members or ask your benefits administrator to see if you have these benefits. Some changes are coming to your Well onTarget rewards experience. The Blue Poin...
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  • How to Use Your Digital Member ID Card

    April 26, 2024
    A device that was once only used for calling has become a tool that securely holds some of your most important assets. With your mobile phone, you can save photos of family and friends, use your preferred payment methods, even access your health...
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  • Get Real-Time Updates with Text Alerts

    April 11, 2024
    We don’t want you to miss important health care updates. So make sure to opt in to receive text messages from us. You can get: Claim status notification: Receive notifications when claims are processed. Saving opportunities: Get timely notices....
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  • What is a Chronic Disease?

    April 10, 2024
    At some point, you’ll probably need to see a doctor about something. You may have a sore throat, a broken arm or a kid with a high fever. No matter why you need a doctor, it’s important to understand common medical terms. Ideally, you&rsq...
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  • Find a Doctor Who's a Good Fit for You

    April 4, 2024
    Sometimes you know it’s time for a change. But what if that change involves finding a new primary care doctor? Maybe you’ve moved, and it’s a long drive to your current doctor. Perhaps you don’t feel heard. Or you just think i...
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  • Self-Management Program: Managing Your Stress

    March 26, 2024
    Stress has a way of rearing its ugly head. It comes in many different forms and from different areas of your life. Too much work? Not enough “me-time?” Too many commitments? Sometimes, stress can be overwhelming. When it is, your body oft...
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