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Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota. Share your BOLD ideas, questions, and insights with us here and at http://www.ndhealthcareforums.com or visit our blog at www.bcbsnd.com/blueinsight/

December 15 deadline to enroll for January 1 coverage

Monday, December 15, is the last day to enroll in a Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota (BCBSND) individual or family health insurance plan directly from BCBSND or on the Health Insurance Marketplace with coverage that begins on January … Continue reading

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How to comply with the individual mandate

The Affordable Care Act (also known as Obamacare) requires most Americans to have health insurance. This requirement is known as the individual mandate. If you have health insurance, either through your job, your spouse’s job, Medicare or Medicaid, your coverage … Continue reading

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Open enrollment period for 2015 insurance now open

If you are uninsured, aren’t offered health insurance from your job and don’t have coverage through a government program, you might want learn more about the open enrollment period to purchase individual insurance. The open enrollment period started on November … Continue reading

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Are you at risk for breast cancer?

About one in eight women in the U.S. will develop invasive breast cancer during their lifetime, according to the American Cancer Society. Mammogram technology is still considered the best way to detect breast abnormalities and cancers, so it’s important that … Continue reading

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Health insurance open enrollment primer

Most Americans were required to have health insurance coverage in 2014 as a result of the Affordable Care Act (also known as Obamacare). Those who do not comply with the individual mandate in the health care reform law may have … Continue reading

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Find out how to apply for health insurance

If you are interested in applying for health insurance, you have a number of options. You can visit www.BCBSND.com/shop to compare and shop for different Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota plans that fit your needs. Some employers also … Continue reading

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How to update your address with us

One of the most common questions we get from members is how they can update their address with us. Current Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota members can update their address when it changes on our website at www.BCBSND.com. … Continue reading

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See our 2013 annual report, financial performance

We faced many challenges during 2013, including the implementation of the Affordable Care Act (also known as Obamacare), rising health care costs and higher than expected member claims. While the challenges led us to post a financial loss in 2013, … Continue reading

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Shoes for Kids delivers 1,000 shoes to Fargo-Moorhead schools

Going back to school is being made a little easier for some local elementary school students in need in the Fargo-Moorhead area. This week 1,000 pairs of new Nike running shoes are being delivered to elementary schools in Fargo, West … Continue reading

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Which insurance plan pays for that?

If you are covered by more than one health insurance plan, it can be confusing knowing which one pays for what. This may impact you if you and your spouse each receive health insurance coverage through your jobs, or if … Continue reading

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