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5 reasons News from Blue will make you a benefits expert in no time

*This article was last updated on September 9, 2019.

We get it: It can feel impossible to keep up with the rapidly changing industry. Right when you feel like you're starting to get the grasp on everything, something changes — making it difficult for you to keep yourself (and your employees) educated.

It doesn't have to be that way, though.

That's why we've created News from BlueSM, with you in mind. Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield's monthly e-newsletter is packed full of educational, inspirational and operational content that is both timely and relevant to you. Not to mention, it's quick to read and comes from a trusted source every single time.

With News from Blue, we make it easy to stay current with new trends in benefit designs, cost management tips to keep your company's bottom line in check, well-being trends for your workplace and changes or updates in pharmacy.

Subscribe with your work or personal email to receive News from Blue.

Five reasons to subscribe to News from Blue now.

As your company's HR, benefits administrator, or group decision-maker, you're crunched for time with a lot on your plate. So, sifting and sorting through various emails is likely the last on your to-do list. Think of News from Blue as your personal health plan assistant that gives you actionable, educational and tangible takeaways delivered straight to your inbox each month.

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News from Blue

  1. Industry Insights: Everything you need to stay in the know of the ever-changing health insurance industry.
  2. Pharmacy: Updates on formulary and process changes, drug alerts, and how Wellmark strives to keep pharmacy costs in check.
  3. Community News: Learn about the value of being local through Healthy HometownTM Powered by Wellmark and various sponsorships.
  4. Healthy Employees: All the specialty benefits, well-being solutions and tips for improving the overall health of your workplace.
  5. Operational: Information to stay on track with your group health insurance benefits, and tips for getting the most out of your Employer Connection access.

As a client of Wellmark, you get more with News from Blue.

Though much of our content is public-facing, as a Wellmark member, you receive exclusive access to secure content by simply logging in to Employer Connection. With News from Blue, we directly link you to need-to-know news alerts, educational materials and data-driven insights.

So, what are you waiting for? If you still aren’t signed up for Employer Connection, dash on over to Wellmark.com and register Opens in a new window to get your super-secure information within 48 hours.

News from Blue isn’t only for Wellmark members.

Not a Wellmark member? No problem. You can still subscribe and receive News from Blue to get helpful tips, tricks and insights on how to better administer your current health care and employee benefits plans, and educate your employees.

Questions? Contact your authorized Wellmark representative, or email us at blueatwork@wellmark.com Send Email.