• Beware of Health Insurance Sales Phone Scam

    Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma (BCBSOK) has learned about two types of scam calls that some of our members are receiving.

    The first type of call involves "spoofing."

    A spoofing attack happens when someone fakes the identity of another…

  • How to Protect Yourself From Health Insurance Scams

    As anybody with a credit card or Social Security number knows, you have to guard those numbers like your grandmother guarded her pecan pie recipe.

    The Affordable Care Act (ACA) has given more people access to health care than ever before. But it also…

  • How Con Artists Use Health Insurance Scams to Pick Your Pocket

    You know how important it is to hold on to your wallet in a crowd, but did you know that it’s just as important to hold on to your wallet when you’re in the market for health insurance? Here are just a few of the ways con artists use health insurance…

  • How to Spot COVID-19 Scams and What You Should Do

    Criminals are using COVID-19 as a chance to steal identities and commit health care fraud. You should be wary if you get a call asking for your BCBSOK member ID number or other private information like your social security number, date of birth, or credit card…

  • Protecting Your Protected Health Information (PHI)

    While using the ATM, I noticed a man lingering around the machine which seemed odd.  When I left I wondered, “Did he just see me enter my PIN?”  A half hour later, I went to pay for my groceries and my wallet was gone.  I kind of panicked, wondering…