Health Coaching

We offer a free health coaching program and mobile app to help you meet your specific health goals. Whether that is to reduce your risk for illness, better manage a health condition or provide extensive and targeted support for a more complex health problem, our health advocates work with you individually to inspire health living and overall wellbeing.

Signing up is easy. Download the Wellframe app from the Apple App store or Google Play store. You will need to enter access NEWELL and your Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska member ID when prompted.

Download on the App Store   Android app on Google Play

 

Not quite ready to download and get started? Get information about the app and the program in the mail. Request more information today!

 

Health advocates can help:

  • Offer personalized attention, customized to meet your individual wellness goals
  • Help you better manage any chronic health conditions by education and treatment exploration
  • Work with you to develop personalized health goals and a realistic action plan for success
  • Strategize to help overcome stumbling blocks and address barriers

Health coaching areas of focus:

  • Weight management
  • Healthy eating
  • Tobacco cessation
  • Physical activity program
  • Stress management
  • Chronic health conditions, such as:
    • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
    • Congestive heart failure
    • Depression
    • Diabetes
    • Heart disease/high blood pressure

See what other members say about the care management programs and the Wellframe app:

"The Wellframe app was easy to use and error free. Roxanne's message were very helpful and instructive. Her comments always complemented the doctor's instructions and improved my understanding of the procedure and recovery."

"Megan was truly great for me. She was helpful and knowledgeable about diabetes. Most important, she was able to give me the tools to take care of my daughter and the encouragement and confidence to take control. My daughter's health and our pocketbooks are so thankful for her. We are so much better now."

"I appreciate the phone calls from Roxanne. If I had any concerns or questions she was able to answer them and encourage me to keep doing my best. I think the Discharge Follow-up Program is excellent service."

"I feel like I can reach my health goals easily with Wellframe. I feel connected, and I know just what to do to stay on track with my health."

 

Wellframe is an independent company that provides mobile enabled care management services to Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska. Wellframe is responsible for its services. App Store is a registered trademark of Apple. Google Play is a registered trademark of Google.

HEALTH INSURANCE TERMS


COINSURANCE

The percentage of the bill you pay after your deductible has been met.

COPAY

A fixed amount you pay when you get a covered health service.

Tiered benefit plan

A health care plan featuring multiple levels of benefits based on the network status of a particular provider. 

DEDUCTIBLE

The annual amount you pay for covered health services before your insurance begins to pay.

emergency care services

Any covered services received in a hospital emergency room setting.

SUBSTANCE ABUSE DISORDER SERVICES

Includes behavioral health treatment, counseling, and psychotherapy


in-network provider

A provider contracted by your insurance company to accept an agreed upon payment for covered services. 

OUT-OF-network provider

A term for providers that aren’t contracting with your insurance company. (Your out-of-pocket costs will tend to be more expensive if you go to an out-of-network provider.)

out-of-pocket

Your expenses for medical care that aren’t reimbursed by insurance, including deductibles, coinsurance and co-payments.

penalty

If you can afford health insurance, but choose not to buy it, you must have a health coverage exemption or pay a tax penalty on your federal income tax return.

premium

The amount you pay to your health insurance company each month. 


Preventive services

Health care services that focus on the prevention of disease and health maintenance.

rehab SERVICES

Services and devices to help you recover if you are injured or have surgery. This includes physical, occupational and speech therapy.

special enrollment period

The time after the Open Enrollment Period when you can still purchase health insurance only if you have a qualifying life event (losing other health coverage, having a baby, getting married, moving).

specialist

A physician who has a majority of his or her practice in fields other than internal or general medicine, obstetrics/gynecology, pediatrics or family practice.