September 14, 2017

What You Need to Do about Blue Cross NC – Ensure Your Voice Is Heard

Despite repeated attempts over more than eight months to bring Blue Cross NC back to the negotiating table to ensure continued in-network access to high quality care, Blue Cross NC is forcing Mission Health and our patients’ beloved doctors and facilities out of their network as soon as October 5. And, while Blue Cross NC hasn’t responded to our multiple requests to come back to the negotiating table for our patients and loved ones, we are hopeful they’ll respond to WNC’s collective voice on September 18.

What you can do:

Sign up now to be heard September 18

Take action now – it’s your opportunity to be heard and tell Blue Cross NC you won’t let them take away your doctor.

Here’s what you need to do now to ensure your voice is heard (it’s as EASY as 1, 2 & 3!):

  1. Click here to sign up
  2. Register your social media profile
  3. Share with your friends and family

That’s it!

We’ll take care of the rest come September 18, when your message will be sent out via the social media profile(s) you signed up with so Blue Cross NC can hear all of our voices and requests to keep your doctors in network after October 5. Sign up now to be heard.

Don’t forget – change your profile picture to show your desire to keep your doctor

If you haven’t yet, please check out the many ways to be an advocate with our Mission Stands With You tool kit. The top action you can take is to change your profile picture on Facebook and Twitter.

Here’s how:

  1. Browse the profile pictures below and choose one for your Facebook and/or Twitter profile.
  2. Download and save your favorite profile photo on your desktop or mobile device.
  3. Upload your new profile photo to Facebook and Twitter.
  4. On Facebook, add a profile caption for your friends and family to read.
  5. Leave your profile photos up until Blue Cross NC comes back to the table for the people of western North Carolina.

If you are insured by Blue Cross, know that Mission Stands with You.

Stay tuned next week

Wednesday, September 20, we’ll be back Live on Facebook with Jill Hoggard Green, PhD, RN, Mission Health’s Chief Operating Officer and President of Mission Hospital, as she discusses your next steps for care. The event starts at 5:30 pm on Mission Health’s Facebook page. Don’t miss this important update as we bring you the latest on the issue and answer your questions and concerns.

Choose your favorite profile photo below:

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