Spirit of giving is alive and well
The holidays are a time for giving; giving to friends and family, and giving back to the community. One of the ways the employees at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska give back is through the Salvation Army Adopt-a-Family program. Since 2000, departments throughout the company have adopted families and seniors in need. With …
KETV Family Festival provides family-friendly fun despite snow and ice
Snow and ice blanketed Omaha over the weekend, but the weather didn't put a damper on the family-friendly fun at the KETV Family Festival Sunday, Dec. 2.
5 tips for having a healthy and safe holiday season
The hustle and bustle of the holiday season makes it easy to forget to slow down and take care of yourself. BCBSNE's wellness team offers the following tips for having a healthy holiday season.
Suicide prevention initiative 'crucial' to rural area with limited mental health services
The initiative is another layer of support in a rural area with limited access to mental health professionals. According to the Behavioral Health Education Center of Nebraska, 88 of Nebraska’s 93 counties qualify as “Mental Health Professions Shortage Areas.
Here's what you need to know if you're a caregiver to someone who's Medicare eligible
If you are a caregiver to someone who is Medicare eligible, here's a guide to assessing plan options and advocating on their behalf.
BCBSNE employees share annual United Way campaign experiences
At Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska (BCBSNE), the month of October kicks off the annual United Way fundraising campaign. BCBSNE shares a similar mission to United Way and raises funds for the nonprofit each year.