The BCBSTX medical plans include several digital resources to help you better manage a health issue. You can participate in these programs at no cost to you. Services include coaching and, in some cases, may use internet-connected biometric devices and wearable sensors to help you and your family achieve health improvement goals.
Call Health Advocacy Solutions at 877-278-4420 to learn more about these resources and sign up.
For eligible employees at risk for Type 2 diabetes and heart disease, Omada is a digital lifestyle program that inspires health habits you can live with long term. It combines the science of behavior change with unwavering personal support to help you make changes that actually stick. The program includes access to a health coach, a wireless scale, weekly online sessions, and other participants who may help offer real-time support. See if you’re eligible for the Omada program at omadahealth.com/bmc.
The Livongo hypertension program helps make it easier to live with high blood pressure.
The program includes:
If you plan to add to your family, you have help to prepare. Apps from Ovia® Health can guide you step-by-step through fertility, pregnancy, and parenting. All programs include in-app support from a registered nurse.
Hinge Health is a coach-led digital program for chronic back, knee, or hip pain. The program provides exercise therapy using wearable motion sensors and a free computer tablet for guided exercise therapy. You also have access to a health coach who will motivate you and help you reach your goals. You and your family will go through a clinical screening to determine eligibility for the program.
Airrosti specializes in eliminating your chronic or acute pain and soft tissue complaints typically within three visits. Airrosti providers diagnose the root cause of your pain and address your pain with no needles, no surgery, and no long-term treatment plans.
Airrosti and Airrosti Remote Recovery provide a treatment plan, in person or virtual, for chronic musculoskeletal pain and conditions. The program includes:
Begin your remote recovery or call 800-404-6050.
Wondr is a clinically proven weight loss program to help you lose weight, sleep better, stress less, and so much more. You’ll learn simple skills based on behavioral science, so you can enjoy your favorite foods and feel better than ever.
Digital mental health programs from Learn to Live can help you get your mental health back on track to feel better and enjoy life more. L2L programs are accessible anytime, anywhere, providing help on demand without the cost and long waits often needed for in-person therapy. Customized, user-paced online programs can help with stress, worry, depression, insomnia, social anxiety and substance abuse.
The Departments of the Treasury, Labor, and Health and Human Services (the Departments) have issued the Transparency in Coverage final rules (85 FR 72158) on November 12, 2020. The final rules require non-grandfathered group health plans and health insurance issuers in the individual and group markets (plans and issuers) to disclose certain pricing information. Under the final rules a plan or issuer must disclose in-network negotiated rates and billed and out-of-network allowed through machine-readable files posted on an internet website. Plans and issuers are required to make these files public for plan policy years beginning in 2022. This material is for information only. Health information programs provide general health information and are not a substitute for diagnosis or treatment by a physician or other health care professional. You can access the BMC machine readable files here.