The health care industry is one that begs discussion — it’s personal, it’s social, and it impacts us all. Every week we come across hundreds of articles, tweets, updates, and briefs. We thought you’d like to read some of what we’re seeing right now, and start a conversation. Tune in Fridays for your weekly dose of all things North Carolina health care news related.

Got a link to share? Tweet us at @bcbsnc with #NCHealthLinkWeekly, and we could feature your story in an upcoming Friday edition.

North Carolina Health Link Weekly  – February 27, 2015


Innovation and Trends

Healthcare Technology

Health and Fitness


Industry News


Kay Yow’s Live Fearless Story

Hear Kay Yow’s friends and family share her Live Fearless story on how she always had a positive outlook on life, and lead her NC State Women’s Basketball team while giving them hope even during the toughest days of her battle with cancer.Find more Live Fearless stories at www.LiveFearlessNC.com.

About James LaCorte

James LaCorte is a Social Media Manager and has been employed by Blue Cross North Carolina since 2003. He has built his career working in a variety of areas across the company. When not working you can find him kayaking a local river, photographing a nature scene, or running around with his family.