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The importance of back-to-school health checkups

It’s that time of year where parents begin crossing items off the back-to-school checklist. But making sure your children have everything they need for the first day of school goes beyond what’s on their feet or in their backpack. Scheduling an annual wellness checkup with your pediatrician is perhaps the most important part of back-to-school

By |2018-08-02T11:22:40-05:00August 2nd, 2018|Categories: Health and Wellness|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on The importance of back-to-school health checkups

BCBSNE promotes fresh, local foods through CSA

A community supported agriculture program, or CSA, allows citizens to have access to high quality, fresh and locally grown foods from regional farmers. Most CSAs allow you to purchase a weekly or bi-weekly “share” of food to pick up at a convenient location. Melissa Young, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska health care delivery

By |2018-07-06T10:53:31-05:00July 2nd, 2018|Categories: Health and Wellness|Tags: , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on BCBSNE promotes fresh, local foods through CSA

Grower award sets BCBSNE wellness program apart

Nebraska’s Governor awarded Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska (BCBSNE) the Governor’s Large Grower Wellness Award.  President and CEO Steve Martin accepted the award at the Wellcom Excellence in Worksite Wellness Awards Luncheon in November. The award recognizes BCBSNE’s efforts to change employee health behaviors by providing an evidence-based worksite wellness program.  A free

By |2018-02-13T10:02:00-05:00December 5th, 2017|Categories: Health and Wellness, Topics|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Grower award sets BCBSNE wellness program apart