For Your Benefit
For Your Benefit provides useful information to group plan members to help them make the most of their benefits.
Spring 2017 For Your BenefitRead the newsletter
- Spring 2017 - Do you know which providers are ineligible?; Changes coming to the Alberta Blue Cross member services web site; Orthotics, orthopedic footwear, surgical stockings and breathing monitor claim submission requirements; Get online with us!; Connect with us.
- Winter 2017 - Alberta Blue Cross welcomes initial findings of government dental review; Do you know which providers are ineligible?; Get online with us!; Join us for Winter Walk Day 2017 on Wednesday, February 1; Payment rates for dental claims adjusted for 2017; The Alberta Blue Cross Dental Schedule; Alberta Blue Cross Usual and Customary dental fees; Get the most out of your dental benefits; 2016 Healthy Communities Grant Program recipients; A reminder about our Maintenance Medication Program.
- Summer 2016 - Supporting our plan members; Introducing the Maintenance Medication Program; Is your health provider eligible?; Alberta Blue Cross introduces direct billing for psychology services; Reiterating the value of dental plans in the face of Alberta's high dental costs; Tap into the convenience of online access to your claims and benefits; Managing obesity.
- Spring 2016 - Reward yourself for improving your health; Your electronic booklet and Benefits at-a-Glance; New adults get new cards; Many different ways to submit your claims online.
- Winter 2016 - Submit a claim on the go; Be healthy, get rewarded; A strong brand, and even stronger global alliance; New orthotic, surgical stocking and orthopedic footware claim submission requirements coming March 1, 2016; Payment rates for dental claims adjusted for 2016.
- Fall 2015 - A new online resource to promote wellness with a twist!; Alberta Blue Cross sponsors diabetes education expos; Protect your personal information by protecting your password; Alberta Blue Cross partners with Preventable; Botox and Xeomin prescriptions now require special authorization approval; Introducing paperless benefit booklets and Benefits at a Glance
- Spring 2015 - Shining a light on fraud detection; Plan member information is just a tap away; One of Alberta’s “Most Loved Brands”; Monitoring provider claims for potential irregularities; Provider lookup with Google map coordinates; Removing providers from our eligibility list; Botox and Xeomin prescriptions soon to require special authorization approval
- Winter 2015 - Payment rates for dental claims adjusted for 2015; Protecting the financial well-being and sustainabilityof your plan; Alberta Winter Walk Day 2015; Give our mobile app a try; Do you reside outside of Alberta?
- Summer 2014 - Investing in healthy communities; The member services web site: making your life easier; Submit your dental claims online; How to find a provider who direct bills; One of Alberta's most loved brands; Check out our redesigned web site - now mobile friendly; New adults get new cards.
- Spring 2014 - Protect yourself and your benefits from fraud!; How to view your claim totals report; Make the most of your dental benefits; New adults get new cards; Have a question about your coverage?; Connect with us.
- Fall 2013 - Member services web site redesigned; Working with health providers to enhance direct billing for you; Avoid a "Page not found" error when visiting our web site; Round-the-clock member services: What drugs are covered under my plan?; Get moving and join us for Alberta Winter Walk Day 2014.
- Spring 2013 - Alberta Blue Cross enhances our online claim submission service; When will you be eligible for your next dental checkup?; Plan member survey; Government of Alberta announces changes to provincial health programs; New adults get new cards; Connect with us.
- Winter 2013 - Find a provider who offers direct billing; Understand your dental benefits; Does your massage provider meet new eligibility requirements?; At your fingertips 24/7; Blue Advantage listing continues to grow; Group up and get moving this winter: join us for Alberta winter Walk Day 2013.
- Summer 2012 - New online claim submission option enhances plan member experience; Access information about your claims and benefits 24/7; Does your provider offer direct billing?; Enjoy savings with Blue Advantage!; New adults get new cards.
- Winter 2012 - Understanding your dental benefits; Do you have massage therapy coverage?; Enjoy savings with Blue Advantage; At your fingertips 24/7; Enjoy the convenience of paperless claim statements; Participate in Alberta Winter Walk Day 2012.
- Fall 2011 - Introducing paperless claim statements; Direct billing expanded to include massage therapy benefits; Claims and benefit information 24/7; Your role in the battle against health care fraud; Have you checked out Blue Advantage yet?
- Summer 2011 - Show your card and enjoy the convenience of direct billing; Travel plans; Access the Alberta Blue Cross secure web site today; Direct billing opportunities; New cards for new adults.
- Winter 2011 - Show your card and enjoy the convenience of direct billing for optical, chiropractic and physiotherapy claims; Blue Advantage brings added value to your plan; Want a secure personal electronic health record for you and your family?; Understanding your dental benefits; Travelling to Cuba?; Access our secure web site today.
- Summer 2010 - Direct billing for chiropractic claims; Cosmetic procedures no longer eligible expenses through Health Spending Accounts; New Cuba travel insurance requirement now in effect; Access the Alberta Blue Cross secure web site today; Enjoy direct deposit of your claims payments; Are you using the Health & Wellness Companion yet?
- Winter 2010 - Enjoy the convenience of direct deposit of your claims payments; Are you using the Health & Wellness Companion yet?; Protect your health this flu season; Access the Alberta Blue Cross secure w