November 23, 2012
Please note that Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois is closed today
in celebration of the Thanksgiving holiday.
States Announce Exchange Plans
The states of Illinois, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas have each decided whether to establish a state-based exchange, enter into a state-federal partnership, or leave it to the federal government. Illinois plans to implement a state partnership exchange.
Find out more.
New Communications Tools Available on Blue Access for EmployersSM
Three new topics — Employee Engagement, Open Enrollment Toolkit and the Connections Video — are now available in the Employer Resources section in Blue Access for Employers.
Review programs available to employers.
Blue Access for Employers Tip: How to Reinstate an Employee or Dependent
This function lets you easily reinstate a previously terminated employee or dependent's health care coverage – with or without a gap in coverage.
Follow these easy steps.
Health and Wellness
Blue Cross and Blue Shield Plans Helping to Educate 1 Million Teens on Teen Dating Abuse and Prevention
Blue Cross and Blue Shield Plans in Illinois, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas have teamed up with Loveisrespect to educate teens about this widespread problem.
See how this problem is being addressed.
Do We Have Your Correct Contact Information?
If you have a new email address, log in to Blue Access for EmployersSM and click on the User Profile to update your information. Or contact your BCBSIL representative. Want a coworker to receive BlueVISION? Add coworkers here.