News and Updates

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Knowing where to go for care can keep you in the game

08/02/2023 - HealthSelectSM medical plan participants have many options for where they get care. Knowing your options and deciding where to go can make a big difference in how much you pay.

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Health care that travels with you

07/05/2023 - If you’re planning to travel this summer, make sure you know what to do if you or a family member sustains an injury or gets sick.

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Choosing the right HealthSelect plan - 2023 Summer Enrollment

07/05/23 - For state agency and higher education employees and retirees not eligible for Medicare, July means Summer Enrollment. Now's the time to select a new medical plan or add eligible dependents. Make an informed choice.

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Summer Enrollment is your chance to choose the medical plan that’s best for you

06/07/2023 - Summer Enrollment for Plan Year 2024 starts soon for active employees and retirees not eligible for Medicare. During your two-week Summer Enrollment phase, you will have the opportunity to choose a new medical plan or add eligible dependents to your plan for the new plan year. Learn about the resources available to help you choose the best plan for your needs

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Men’s Health Month: create healthy habits

06/07/2023 - June is National Men’s Health Month. This month is a great time to encourage the men in your life (including you, men out there!) to take care of their physical and mental health.

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Celebrating Women’s Health Week, May 14 – 20 

05/05/2023 - Mother’s Day marks the beginning of National Women’s Health Week. This week, May 14-20, is a great time for women to be reminded about the importance of taking care of their physical and mental health.

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Recognize mental health concerns in your loved ones

05/05/2023 - May is Mental Health Awareness month and a good reminder to check in with your loved ones. Your HealthSelectSM medical plan offers resources and support for mental health issues.

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Top five reasons to use the BCBSTX App

04/06/2023 - The BCBSTX APP is a great way to keep track of your HealthSelectSM medical plan benefits.

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Be a smarter shopper with cost estimates in Provider Finder

04/06/2023 - As a HealthSelectSM medical plan participant, you can use Provider Finder® to get cost estimates when your provider recommends services or procedures so you can make an informed decision about where to go and what to spend for your care.