Extra Health and Wellness Benefits | Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois

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Extra Health and Wellness Benefits 

Blue Medicare Supplement plans offer benefits above and beyond standard insurance benefits.

Here are some of the extra health and wellness benefits offered with our plans.

DENTAL

Blue Cross Medicare Supplement Plan G Plus plans include coverage for preventive and restorative dental care.

Find providers near you or call 1-877-384-9297 to learn more

24/7 Nurseline

Blue Medicare Supplement Insurance members have access to a registered nurse who is available by phone 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to help answer any health questions. 

Call 24/7 Nurseline at 1-800-631-7023 (TTY 711)

For medical emergencies, call 911. This program is not a substitute for a doctor’s care. Talk to your doctor about any health questions or concerns.

VISION

Blue Cross Medicare Supplement Plan G Plus plans include coverage for routine eye exams and provides an allowance toward frames and lenses or contact lenses. 

Find providers near you or call 1-833-337-3133 to learn more.

Hearing

Through our partnership with TruHearing, Blue Medicare Supplement Insurance plans provide coverage for routine hearing exams as well as a hearing aids program.

Visit the TruHearing website or call 1-844-799-3555 to speak with a hearing consultant. They are open 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m., local time.

TruHearing is an independent company that has contracted with BCBSIL to provide a hearing aid program for members with coverage through BCBSIL.

SILVERSNEAKERS® FITNESS PROGRAM

Blue Cross Medicare Supplement Plan G Plus plans include the SilverSneakers Fitness Program to help you achieve your health and fitness goals. Members have access to thousands of participating locations across the country. Some locations even offer group exercise classes led by trained instructors at select locations. Members also have access to SilverSneakers live virtual classes and hundreds of On-Demand classes at SilverSneakers.com

For more information, and to find SilverSneakers participating fitness locations, visit SilverSneakers or call 1-888-423-4632, Monday – Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. CT.

SilverSneakers® is a registered trademark of Tivity Health, Inc. SilverSneakers On-Demand is a trademark of Tivity Health, Inc. © 2021 Tivity Health, Inc. All rights reserved.

Blue365®

Blue365 offers premier health and wellness discounts to Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois members and it is free to join.

You can find savings like:

  • Discounts on exercise clothes and shoes
  • Discounted gym memberships and fitness aids like Fitbits
  • Savings on eye exams, glasses, contacts, hearing aids, and more.

Check here regularly to see the most current discounts.

Blue365 is a discount program only for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) members. This is NOT insurance. Some of the services offered through this program may be covered under your health plan. Members should check their benefit booklet or call the Customer Service number on the back of their ID card for specific benefit facts. Use of Blue365 does not change monthly payments, nor do costs of the services or products count toward any maximums and/or plan deductibles. Discounts are only given through vendors that take part in this program. BCBSIL does not guarantee or make any claims or recommendations about the program’s services or products. Members should consult their doctor before using these services and products. BCBSIL reserves the right to stop or change this program at any time without notice. The relationship between the Blue365 vendors and BCBSIL is that of independent contractors. BCBSIL makes no endorsement, representations or warranties regarding any products or services they offer.