September 14, 2012
ACA Data Collection Begins Soon
Fully insured employer groups with 25 to 125 subscribers will soon receive a data collection request to assist with Medical Loss Ratio (MLR) calculation requirements. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) will ask these targeted groups to report their monthly average number of employees for the 2011 calendar year.
What you can expect.
Blue Access for EmployersSM Expands Hours of Operation
To help you stay on top of your busy schedule and better serve your employees, Blue Access for Employers has expanded its hours of operation.
See the new hours.
Health and Wellness
Flu Season Is Almost Here: Get Vaccinated and Stop the Spread of Germs
Seasonal flu is contagious and can be very serious. The flu season can start as early as October. BCBSIL is publishing an article about the flu in our October member newsletter.
Find out when and why you should get a flu vaccination each year.
Fit Facts: Managing Migraines
From annoying to debilitating, from occasional to chronic, headaches happen. BCBSIL offers these tips to help prevent employees from getting sidelined by headaches.
Share this article with your employees.
Do We Have Your Correct Contact Information?
If you have a new email or mailing address, phone number or any other contact changes, please log in to Blue Access for EmployersSM and click on the User Profile to provide your updated information. Or contact your BCBSIL representative. Want a coworker to receive BlueVISION? Blue Access for Employers administrators can add coworkers here.