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Meet the faces behind BCBSNC and learn more about what we’re doing in North Carolina and beyond.
Giving Rural Areas the Tools to Thrive

Giving Rural Areas the Tools to Thrive

I grew up in Mebane, NC, way before the Tanger Outlets became a landmark and even before much of today’s public transportation existed. Football pep rallies were the talk of the town. My graduating high school only had 110 seniors. Like so many of them, I was focused...

16 Weeks…

16 Weeks…

This post is in honor of my sister-in-law, whose life was far too short, and lost to us by the thief called cancer. My sister-in-law just passed. She was 53 years old. Her name was Cheryl. She had been going to her doctor for the last six years complaining about being...

Our Army of Volunteers at Blue Cross NC

Our Army of Volunteers at Blue Cross NC

I can’t save the world, but I can make an impact. It was often the small and seemingly “insignificant” acts of kindness done for my family that had the biggest impact on my life. Growing Up Military My dad was in the Army, so I grew up as an “Army Brat," as some might...

Lynne survives sepsis on Hawaiian vacation

Lynne survives sepsis on Hawaiian vacation

When Lynne Hamlet and her family set off on their dream vacation to Hawaii in June 2018, they had no idea of the nightmare that was soon to come. No, this isn’t the plot of a Netflix movie – it’s real life. Vacation interrupted They were there to celebrate a milestone...

Shag dancing is good for your health

Shag dancing is good for your health

Step back in time to the Carolina coast in the 1950s. Soft drinks are served in glass bottles. Ladies wore their hair sky-high. And Carolina Shag dominated the dance floor. Jennifer Payne, R.N., Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina (Blue Cross NC) Episodic...

A Little Farm That Helps NC Thrive

A Little Farm That Helps NC Thrive

There’s this farm in Raleigh just off the busy beltline. You’d never know it unless you deliberately turned onto the dusty, gravel road. Once inside, the tree line hides the noise of the busy world just beyond the pines. Over the quiet grows the buzzing of volunteers....