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Show Of Hands August 8th, 2015 1:38am

Do you get your health insurance through Blue Cross Blue Shield?

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08/09/15 11:25 pm

I have medicaid until the next two years because of my family's income. (if you're in college, you can keep your medicaid until you're 21... after that, I'm out and probably have to use my college's expensive insurance). :/

cornybread The Large Malus Fruit
08/08/15 8:34 pm

Only since obamacare. We had Magnacare before that.

nina404 Maine
08/08/15 7:30 am

BC/BS of Maine is my primary I also have Medicaid as a secondary

USNavyVet Sonar Man STG2
08/08/15 5:38 am

Medicare is Primary.
BC/BS of Ohio Secondary

USNavyVet Sonar Man STG2
08/08/15 5:43 am

I have Caremark for my medicine.

USNavyVet Sonar Man STG2
08/08/15 10:45 am

Mine is an Ohio Medicare Supplement.

dxstap Bloomington, Indiana
08/08/15 2:55 am

Primary is Medicare and VA.
Supplemental is Anthem.

swervin Maryland
08/08/15 1:27 am

I get mine through Red Star of David Red Sword.

gonzoboy Arizona
08/08/15 12:22 am

"Yes", Health, Dental, and Vision...

17millionTwats Leeds, UK
08/07/15 11:07 pm

No i get mine from the government 😎🇬🇧

Rotavele Alabama
08/07/15 11:19 pm

Republicans be like: "yeah, but I heard on Fox News you guys have to wait 276 years for a life-saving surgery!!!!!"

17millionTwats Leeds, UK
08/07/15 11:33 pm

Lol, everyone knows thats not true ;)

dxstap Bloomington, Indiana
08/08/15 2:57 am

Of course it's not true but my son-in-law had to wait a couple of days for a 5 minute appt in Glasgow.

17millionTwats Leeds, UK
08/08/15 4:41 am

Yeah, and... A few days isnt that bad

dxstap Bloomington, Indiana
08/08/15 5:56 am

It's the only 5 minutes that's just wrong.

17millionTwats Leeds, UK
08/08/15 4:15 pm

True, true. But we are European, we love bureaucracy and overcomplicating the simplest of tasks, it is in our nature along with imperialism and starting world wars

raywygo Pittsburgh
08/07/15 10:41 pm

Used to but Obamacare forced us to switch.

cecasejr Knoxville TN
08/08/15 6:45 am

But but but..... That can't be! If you like your plan you can keep it!

raywygo Pittsburgh
08/08/15 8:35 am

I think what he meant to say was you can't keep your plan but you can't tell everyone that.

Liberatheist Mustafar
08/07/15 9:41 pm

Used to but the state switched to Cigna.

Liberatheist Mustafar
08/08/15 5:58 am

So far my family has been happy with them. Then again I hardly have any medical problems as with the rest of my family except my sister.

EarlyBird Portland
08/07/15 9:11 pm

How did you know?!?

Snapdragon WV
08/07/15 8:53 pm

In 2 months we will...BCBS of Minnesota.

08/07/15 8:32 pm

America should not be required to purchase health insurance. Ever since Obama Care my insurance has been higher than ever! Can't wait till 2017.

08/07/15 10:57 pm

Mine went down because they had to stop charging me more for the condition known as having a uterus.

Crawdaddy11 MIMNAZMN
08/08/15 4:55 am

Yes Hillary care will be even better!

garrettr Alabama
08/07/15 8:31 pm

Yes through Alabama state employees insurance program PEEHIP it's bs and I hate both them and blue cross because they don't ever pay anything and it's utterly crap

Carolynn new jersey
08/07/15 8:21 pm

I did, they were awful. Aetna is much better.

08/07/15 8:34 pm

I switched from bcbs and now have Aetna, but it's been nothing but trouble 😵

gonk In a psychology textbook
08/07/15 11:28 pm

Oh my gosh. No. Aetna is a company run by absolute imbeciles. There seriously is not a competent soul in that whole corporation. It is hell trying to get an answer out of them.

Carolynn new jersey
08/08/15 6:07 am

Maybe they changed a lot since I had them. I haven't been on Aetna in years. I was on my mom's policy until I turned 23. She wasn't complaining about them.

nina404 Maine
08/09/15 5:39 am

Aetna is the worst company they don't ever cover antibiotics

BusinessJustin Tamriel
08/07/15 8:17 pm

I work for the company, it would be hard not to.

purplemonkey New York
08/07/15 8:44 pm

Anthem? Me too.

BusinessJustin Tamriel
08/07/15 8:45 pm

No, just Blue Cross. I still work for Arkansas, but I may consider trying to apply for Anthem here in Indiana. The distance is really hard since we moved.

DiLaughing Arkansas
08/08/15 1:55 am

2 of my kids work for BCBS of AR. I work for a co. based in AL, so have BCBS from there. I've had very few issues over the yrs & my husband has several chronic conditions. In 2015 he met his out of pocket max in Feb. They'll pay 100% until year end.

lethalsunshine hickory, nc
08/07/15 8:12 pm

My husband has them and they are horrible, I end up on the phone with customer service and claims every time he uses his insurance! I have Aetna and rarely have any issues, usually when I do it's the providers fault not my insurance.

wetheslaves Live each moment fully
08/07/15 8:22 pm

I used the PPO National plans for decades and never had any complaints. Now we are on my wife's stingy Aetna health savings plan. Boy do they bend us over on medicine costs.

gonk In a psychology textbook
08/07/15 11:31 pm

Aetna is likely only blaming the provider because they can't take responsibility for their own errors (of which there are numerous!).

MaxineL New Jersey
08/07/15 8:04 pm

My husband was a NYC teacher so we have GHI.

brinrawson Knoxville and DC
08/07/15 7:35 pm

Yes. I got on a new medicine recently and my doctor gave me four weeks worth of samples, saying it could take that long to get approved. I got a call from the delivery place the next day asking when they should ship it.

jmahippo Texas
08/07/15 7:29 pm

Last week i did ironically we changed just yesterday

Zod Above Pugetropolis
08/07/15 7:17 pm

I do, through my former employer. Other than BCBS giving out my personal information to anyone who knows how to connect to the Interweb, apparently, I have no complaints. They are the best of the dozen or so I have to choose from.

alynn Somewhere wonderful
08/07/15 7:15 pm

Most of my life I had BCBS. They raised our rates by 28% so my employer had to switch to United this year. I'm not happy, but I can afford it so I don't have much room to complain.

KAnne Atlantic City, NJ
08/07/15 7:11 pm

(Technically still under my mom's but we work at the same place.)

presrvd Phoenix
08/07/15 7:07 pm

Not since 2007 when I dropped them like a bad habit. They cost me just shy of $12K in fees, and then pestered me for 2 years after dropping them to come back.....

suppressedID That is my secret Cap
08/07/15 7:00 pm

Not anymore, thankfully. They suck.

FlipFlopGirl Sic semper tyrannis
08/07/15 6:57 pm

Yes. Most of my life I've been covered by BCBS.

Alidae Salem, OR
08/07/15 6:50 pm

Yes my Mom works there and from what I hear the executives really care about their employees and customers

alkie New York
08/07/15 6:49 pm

I use Cigna. 🔖

Rotavele Alabama
08/07/15 6:43 pm

I do. It's very good and cheap.

Rainey 633 Stag Trail Road
08/07/15 6:43 pm

I did until 2 weeks ago

Kay41 the Midwest
08/07/15 6:39 pm

Yes, they have been my insurance provider for 27 years. They have served me well.