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Planning for a Medical Procedure? Find Out What You Could be Paying (and Saving)

Health care costs shouldn't be mysterious. We're making our data public to help you search for common procedures and see how costs compare between nearby hospitals.

4 min read | Insurance Education, Simplifying Care, Tools and Services

How to keep kids safe in the water this summer

Many childhood drownings happen when adults are present but distracted. In a pandemic summer, when we're all more distracted than usual, how do we keep kids safe in the water?

6 min read | Community Health

“I Can’t Breathe:” Racial Injustice and Black Mental Health

Racial injustice takes a significant mental health toll on people of color. One Blue Cross NC employee shares his own story.

6 min read | Community Health

Need a COVID-safe getaway? Two summer adventures you can take in North Carolina

4 min read | Coronavirus

Need a COVID-safe getaway? Two summer adventures you can take in North Carolina

4 min read | Healthy Lifestyle, Coronavirus, Explore NC

Three summer sides you can make with farmer’s market produce

From savory to sweet, here are three healthy side dishes you can make with farmer's market produce.

5 min read | Healthy Lifestyle, Nutrition

Six mask myths debunked

Do cloth face coverings even work? And can they make you sick? We break down your questions and common myths that have arisen about face coverings during COVID-19.

6 min read | Healthy Lifestyle, Coronavirus

Preparing for Tropical Storm Isaias

It's hurricane season. Find out how to get early prescription refills so you're prepared if a storm hits.

1 min read | Healthy Lifestyle

This Blue Cross NC employee challenges the status quo of health care

4 min read | Employee Spotlights

This Blue Cross NC employee challenges the status quo of health care

4 min read | Life at Blue Cross NC, Employee Spotlights

Get to know our CEO: Q&A with Dr. Tunde Sotunde

Get to know our CEO, Dr. Tunde Sotunde, and what drives him to make health care better and more equitable.

4 min read | Life at Blue Cross NC

Preeti Bhanap spends summer in virtual Innovation Garage

Preeti Bhanap shares about her summer internship, the challenges and rewards of working virtually, and her plans to pursue a career in health care.

3 min read | Life at Blue Cross NC, Employee Spotlights

Juneteenth: The History and the Awkward Silence that Still Surrounds the Why

One Blue Cross employee shares the history of Juneteenth--a holiday recognizing African American freedom--and what it means to her today.

2 min read | Life at Blue Cross NC