Strictly Business – December 2020

‘Tis the season for holiday greetings and good cheer. It’s also a great time to consider the following as it relates to your health insurance and prescriptions. Some important tips: It’s a smart [...]

Medicare Annual Enrollment Period

Medicare’s Annual Enrollment Period (AEP) dates are October 15 through December 7. During that time, a Medicare beneficiary should review their coverages and determine whether any changes are [...]

Telehealth is Here to Stay

“Going to the doctor” used to mean a trip to the doctor’s office where you were weighed and measured, vitals were taken, blood draws were done, a nurse asked lots of questions, and the doctor [...]

Medicaid Expansion in Nebraska

Nebraska is expanding its Medicaid program to include adults aged 19–64. The new program is called Heritage Health Adult. Those with income at or below 138% of the Federal Poverty Level may [...]

Free Flu Shots Clinic Dates & Locations

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska will host FREE Flu Shot Clinics, from Nov. 9-14, in collaboration with YMCAs across the state. Clinics are open to all between ages of 9-64 regardless of [...]