Links

NETWORKS 

BCBSIL – Nationwide network for hospital and major medical benefit.

CVS/Caremark – Nationwide network includes almost all of the major drug chains. You can find a pharmacy, lookup drug information and more.

Delta Dental PPO Network - Dental Preferred Provider Organization. You can find a Delta Dental PPO dentist.

Laser Concept of Chicago - Smoking cessation treatments such as prescription medications, hypnosis and laser treatment.

QualSight, Inc - Provide discounted vision correction surgery.

VSP - Vision care such as annual eye exams, glasses, and contact lenses.

 


GOVERNMENT 

Medicare - Medicare's site has information on coverage, eligibility, enrollment, your Medicare card, replacement card ordering, address changes, and help with health care costs. In addition, you can find out about how to choose a nursing home (alternatives, payment, checklist, patient rights), helpful contacts, view, download, or order Medicare or health related publications, info on how to recognize and prevent fraud and abuse, and material to help you stay healthy.

 


GENERAL HEALTH RESOURCE 

WebMD - A personal guide to health, offering medical news, local health guides, discussion groups, live broadcasts and disease information.

American Medical Association - Home page of the American Medical Association; contains news, information about the AMA, health and fitness information, a searchable database of physicians, information on managing chronic illnesses, and more.

The Men's Health Network - An informational and educational organization committed to promoting issues affecting men's health.

HealthAnswers.com - Health centers, calculators, healthy lifestyle information, and more.

American Lung Association's Freedom From Smoking - The American Lung Association's popular smoking cessation program is now available at no cost.

U.S. Department of Labor Health Benefits - The Health Benefits Advisor is designed to help workers and their families better understand employer and employee organizations (such as a union), who provides group health benefits, and the laws that govern them, especially as pertains to changes in their lives and work situations such as marriage, childbirth, job loss or retirement.