Tuesday, January 26, 2021

COVID-19 Central

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BCBST Updates: Health disparities and COVID-19: Q&A with Dr. Andrea Willis

From BCBSTUpdates.com COVID-19 has left no community untouched. Infecting more than 1 million Americans and resulting in the deaths of more than 75,000 people as...

Real story: How to prepare for a telehealth visit

By Ali Whittier BCBSTUpdates.com Jennifer Brantley was diagnosed with cancer in October 2019. After months of chemotherapy and radiation treatment, she had to have a tumor...

How Tennessee food banks are keeping hunger at bay

From BCBSTUpdates.com  The rise of COVID-19 has caused Tennessee’s food banks to be overwhelmed by first-time visitors, while also seeing increased need among populations they...

BlueCross to Cover Full Treatment Costs for COVID-19

By John Hawbaker, BCBSTUpdates.com CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee will waive all member cost-sharing for COVID-19 treatments, including hospitalizations, through May 31, 2020. “As part...