Did you know that many health concerns, conditions and issues can be avoided with healthy habits?
That’s why it’s essential for kids to be encouraged to start healthy habits early, like eating a balanced diet that includes vegetables and healthy snacks. Healthier choices today can have a positive health impact on the rest of their lives. With so many health and wellness resources, Blue Health Solutions℠ makes it easy for your kids to adopt healthy choices.
Parents, check out our wellness site, MyHealth Solution, where you’ll find a Health Library that contains over 500 topics related to children’s health—like things that influence your child’s food choices, physical activities designed for children and teens, what your child can expect during a dental check-up and much more. Take advantage of discounts on numerous items, like kids soccer shoes, medical IDs and eyeglasses, available with Blue365®.
Looking for more personalized attention? We’ve got that too! BHS health coaches are here to work with you on your kid’s personal health goals or with managing chronic conditions, such as asthma or diabetes. Care coordinators are also available to help kids that may need Care Management services, such as an upcoming hospital stay or help transitioning care before or after surgery.
We’re also your partner whenever concerns arise. Your child has a fever at 3 a.m. and you're not sure what to do? Blue Health Solutions provides phone access to registered nurses, anytime, day or night, at 1.866.442.2583.
Protecting your children and helping them stay safe and healthy is a lifelong commitment. We’re committed to helping you teach your kids healthy habits today so they will live active and healthy lives. Click on any of the links below for more healthy resources.
Guidelines & Immunizations
Take a look at this age-specific children’s health information about recommended immunizations, preventive screenings and other health guidelines to help keep your children well from birth through their teen years.
PA Department of Health
One of the keys to promoting good health for your children is being informed and knowing the facts. Children need to eat healthy and stay active to avoid serious illnesses like obesity, heart disease and cancer. You are essential to helping your children take healthy steps to lead healthier lives. The PA Department of Health offers these messages on children's health.
How to Reach Us
Health coaches are available to discuss your child's issues and health concerns or to simply answer questions. They can be reached at 1.866.262.4764, weekdays, between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. ET. Care coordinators can be reached at 1.800.346.6149 during the same hours. TTY service is available at 1.800.720.7771.