Wellness-Driven

When your employees are healthier, they're also happier and more productive. And healthier employees can mean reduced healthcare costs for business. That's why Blue Cross provides a wide range of health and wellness resources.

Our programs work together to help you stay healthy at every stage of life. Whether you're in good health now or managing a chronic illness, we help you take an active role in your own care.

These integrated programs and services include:

  • My Health, My Way -- Our comprehensive workplace wellness program built into every group plan at no extra cost.
  • Additional Wellness Services for Employer Groups – Case Management, Disease Management and Care Management programs to provide your employees with health guidance and access to high-quality care.
  • Online Wellness Tools – A wide range of interactive tools, trackers and guides to help members learn about and manage their own health.
  • Discounts for Healthy Living – Exclusive member rates on health-related services.

My Health, My Way

Every Blue Cross member has access to My Health, My Way at no extra charge. It all starts with a free Personal Health Assessment — an online questionnaire that helps reveal any health risks your employees might face. Each individual get a comprehensive, personal report and all the tools they might need to stay healthy or improve your health.

These tools include:

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More Wellness Services for Employer Groups

Our Disease Management programs work with employers to improve the healthcare of covered employees with diabetes or heart disease by identifying these chronic conditions earlier.

We work with members to slow the progression of their diseases and decrease complications. Both programs teach members to better manage their conditions through support, information and medication management.

Our Care Management departmentstaffed by doctors, nurses and pharmacistsis here to help your employees make the best possible decisions about their healthcare. Our goal is to offer clinical programs and services that provide your workforce with health guidance and access to high-quality care.

Our Case Management program is designed to help when a complex medical condition or a catastrophic illness or accident affects one of your employees or a covered dependent. Our nurses are experienced with cancer treatment, transplants, high-risk pregnancy, children with special needs, traumatic injuries and many other complex conditions.

Online Wellness Tools

Members have exclusive access to a broad range of useful online tools. Employees simply log in to their Blue Cross account to access any of the following:

  • Personal Health Assessment (PHA):The cornerstone of our My Health, My Way wellness program. This online questionnaire assesses any health risks your employees may have, based on their history and habits, and gives them a customized report with suggested solutions.
  • Healthcare AdvisorSM*:Employees can search WebMD's health encyclopedia to learn about common conditions and make informed decisions affecting their health and their healthcare dollars.
  • Self-care Guides: Check out interactive self-care workbooks for members with diabetes, heart disease, heart failure, asthma and emphysema.
  • Preventive Medicine Guidelines: Employees can see what screenings, immunizations and other preventive measures are recommended by the experts for their age group and gender.
  • Health Communications: Get informative newsletters and periodic reminders (by phone or e-mail) about important health screenings, targeted by gender and risk level.
  • My Blue Community**: Join an online forum where employees can talk health and wellness with other members across the country and read thousands of posts for information and support.

*Healthcare Advisor is powered by WebMD Health Services, an independent company that provides information on coverage and health topics for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana and HMO Louisiana, Inc.

My Blue Community is a website that enables discussions among individual users. This website contains general information and users' opinions and is intended solely as a forum for general information and discussions; it does not contain any medical or healthcare advice that is intended to be used for medical diagnosis or treatment, and does not substitute for medical or other professional advice and services. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified healthcare provider regarding any medical condition and before starting any new treatment or following any information that may appear on My Blue Community.

Discounts for Healthy Living

Through My Health, My Way, Blue Cross members have exclusive access to our nationwide Blue365 discount program.

Log in to get special rates on health services such as:

  • Health clubs/gyms
  • Diet programs
  • Elective procedures (ex: Lasik)
  • Healthy getaways
  • Hotels and spas
  • Senior care
  • Eye care