benefits & coverage
Our Team’s Mission Is to Help Members in All Seasons of Life
Blue Cross and Blue Shield’s Seasons of Life team helps families who have lost a loved one navigate their health insurance paperwork. The team also helps out members who have suffered losses or been displaced or injured during disasters, like floods, storms or fires.
Check Out Some Features of Your 2017 Health Plan
How well do you know your new 2017 health coverage? Let’s take a look at some highlights.
Well onTarget® Offers Resources for a Healthy Holiday Season
Keep your holiday season festive and healthy by using some of your new Well onTarget features like the video library and Spanish mobile app. Learn how Well onTarget can help you stay on course with your wellness goals.
Plan for a Year of Good Health
Make preventive care a priority: schedule your annual exam and preventive health screenings for you and your family. Check out our wellness guidelines for adults and children.
Pharmacy Network Changes May Help You Save Money
Does your 2017 health plan have a Preferred Pharmacy network? Using participating pharmacies could save you money. Find out about 2017 prescription drug benefit changes.
We Respect Your Right to Privacy
We know your privacy is important to you. It’s important to us, too. That’s why we make sure it’s protected.
Members Can Save on Cord Blood Storage with Blue365®
Each year, thousands of people with leukemia, lymphoma or certain immune system or genetic metabolic disorders need umbilical cord blood or bone marrow transplants. And you can save on cord blood storage with Blue365.
Wondering If a New Treatment Is Right for You?
Are you curious about a new treatment? Would it help you? Do your benefits cover it? Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois monitors the latest medical advancements that might help you stay healthy.
Women: Choose Your Own Woman's Principal Health Care Provider
Women who have a Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois HMO health plan can choose a Woman’s Principal Health Care Provider (WPHCP) for their care. What does a WPHCP do?
Be Prepared for an Emergency
Get tips on how to prepare for an emergency before a crisis happens.
Need to See a Dermatologist? We've Got You Covered
Annual visits to check for signs of skin cancer are a must.
BCBSIL Helps Create Safe Play Spaces for Kids
Giving children chances to play at a young age can instill the importance of being active and help make exercise part of their daily lives.
Low Back Pain and Imaging Tests: Know the Facts
When it comes to treating back pain, are you making the right choices?
Need Reconstructive Surgery After a Mastectomy? You're Covered
It’s normal to be anxious if you find out you need to have a mastectomy. But you may find some comfort in knowing that your health plan benefits will cover reconstructive surgery after your mastectomy.
HMO Members: Get Help When You Need It Most
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois has a special program to help you manage complex health problems.
Get Our Top Tips to Make the Most of Your Health Plan
Are you taking advantage of everything your Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) health plan offers?
Get the Most Mileage from Your Physical Therapy
Injuries can be an unfortunate part of enjoying summer activities. If they happen, physical therapy may be helpful.