• Prior Authorization: What You Need to Know

    February 27, 2024
    Understanding your health insurance is the best way to enjoy all its benefits. When you know what steps you need to take before treatment, things go more smoothly. One of the most important steps is prior authorization. Many times, your doctor...
  • Get the Best Price on Your Prescriptions

    February 27, 2024
    There are many things to know when it comes to getting the medicine you need. How much will it cost? Is there one that will work just as well but cost less? Does it matter where I go to get my prescription filled? And these are just a few. But don&rs...
  • Keep Your PCP Informed

    February 26, 2024
    You can do your part in coordinating your care. If you’ve had care in any health care setting outside of your primary care physician’s office, there are a couple of things you can do to ensure a smooth transition. Ask for a Visit or Disch...
  • Save Yourself Time and Money with Provider Finder

    February 6, 2024
    There’s a lot to think about when deciding where to get health care – cost, networks, location and more. Being informed does not have to be tricky. We have resources available to help you make the best decision for you. Our Provider Finde...
  • Start a New Health Journey with Well onTarget

    February 6, 2024
    Well onTarget® and Blue PointsSM are not available to all members. Check Blue Access for MembersSM or ask your benefits administrator to see if you have these benefits. Well onTarget is designed to give you the support you need to make healthy ch...
  • 8 Things You Should Know About Deductibles

    February 6, 2024
    Health plans can seem complicated. It helps to know what questions to ask and where to find the information you need. Take deductibles, for example. They’re important to your pocketbook, but do you know how they work? To get you started, here ...
  • Are You Using Blue Access for Members?

    February 6, 2024
    Are you taking advantage of all the great benefits within Blue Access for MembersSM? BAMSM is the secure member portal where you can: Check the status of your claim and your claim history. Confirm the family members who are covered under your p...
  • Self-Management Programs: Quitting Tobacco and Staying Tobacco Free

    January 17, 2024
    When you're ready to quit tobacco, you boost your chance for success. When that day comes, we’re here to help you stay strong. The Well onTarget® portal provides self-help programs, tips and tools to help you break free from tobacco. The di...
  • Find Out If You Have a Copay Before You Go to the Doctor

    January 4, 2024
    Before visiting your health care provider, check to see if you’ll need to make a copay. You can find out your copay amount by looking at your member ID card or checking your benefit booklet or health plan contract. You can also log in to y...
  • Get Fit and Save in February and March

    January 4, 2024
    Well onTarget, the Fitness Program and Blue PointsSM are not available to all members. Check Blue Access for MembersSM or ask your benefits administrator to see if you have these benefits. If you’re looking to stay in shape, or get back in shap....
  • How to Check Your Drug Coverage

    January 2, 2024
    When your doctor says you need a prescription drug, one of your first thoughts may be, “How much will it cost me?” It’s an important thing to know, and there are several ways to find out. You might think about checking with your doc...
  • What You Need to Know About Subrogation

    December 13, 2023
    Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas is always on the lookout for ways to help control the rising costs of health care. It’s important that we do so for our members — and our company. So, from time to time, we may look a little bit more de...
  • Need Information? Here’s Where to Find It

    December 5, 2023
    There are many ways you can get information from Blue Cross and Shield of Texas. We offer options to suit a variety of communication preferences. Our Website Visit bcbstx.com for information about all BCBSTX has to offer: If you’re s...
  • Jumpstart Your Wellness: Review Your Benefits

    December 5, 2023
    It’s another new year, another chance to start fresh. But if grand New Year’s resolutions aren’t your style, there is one easy way to keep on top of your health: Brush up on the benefits that come with your health plan. It’s a...
  • Is Your Care Covered? Talk to Your Doctor

    December 5, 2023
    This article is intended for members enrolled in an individual health insurance plan. Staying healthy is easier when you understand the ins and outs of your health care plan. Some types of care and treatment require prior authorization. With prior...