• Volunteer of the Year Helps People Experiencing Homelessness

    February 26, 2020
    Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico’s (BCBSNM) annual Volunteer of the Year award celebrates a BCBSNM employee who makes a difference in their community. In 2019, Lenora Salas Blackbird, a pharmacy operations representative at BCBSNM, was recognized...
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  • Helping New Mexicans Get Covered

    January 31, 2020
    For the uninsured, costs related to chronic disease management, urgent care, or preventive checkups may be unaffordable, preventing people from getting the health care they need to lead happier and healthier lives. To help people learn about their...
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  • Endorphin Power Company

    January 28, 2020
    We are covering transitional housing from the Endorphin Power Company. This is for Blue Cross Community Centennial members experiencing homelessness due to substance abuse. Check out this video to see how the program is making a difference for one...
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  • Fiesta de Salud para Familias

    December 31, 2019
    Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico held the Fiesta de Salud para Familias community health fair at New Mexico Family Services in Sunland Park, New Mexico. The goal of the event was to address the health care needs of families in rural southern...
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  • Weekend Anti-Hunger Project

    December 31, 2019
    Jardin de los Niños, a nonprofit child care center that serves children and families who are homeless and near-homeless in Las Cruces, New Mexico, received a $25,000 grant from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico through its Healthy Kids, Healthy...
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  • Ask a Health Care Professional: Walking For Health

    November 6, 2019
    Regular exercise, including walking, can help you lower your risk of heart disease and heart attack, lower blood pressure, control diabetes, and maintain a healthy weight. Dr. Eugene Sun, BCBSNM vice president and chief medical officer, discusses...
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  • Overnight Oats in a Jar

    October 24, 2019
    Overnight oats can be a healthy, easy and inexpensive breakfast. Learn more about the health benefits of eating oats and how to make your own overnight oatmeal.
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  • Ask a Health Care Professional: Distracted Driving

    September 13, 2019
    Dr. Eugene Sun, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico vice president and chief medical officer, addresses the dangers of distracted driving. These can include texting and talking on cell phones, applying makeup, eating and shaving.
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  • Ask a Health Care Professional: Healthy Eating

    September 11, 2019
    Food provides your body with the nutrients it needs to keep you strong and healthy. In this Ask a Health Care Professional video, Dr. Eugene Sun, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico vice president and chief medical officer, discusses healthy...
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  • BCBSNM Care Van® Program

    May 24, 2019
    Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico's Care Van® program provides mobile health clinics to help improve access to preventive care in New Mexico.
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  • BCBSNM Living365® – Managing Your Diabetes Classes

    May 15, 2019
    Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico (BCBSNM) is working to address health challenges, health literacy and gaps in disease management. Since 2017, BCBSNM has collaborated with Albertsons Market stores to provide Managing Your Diabetes classes...
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  • Ask a Health Care Professional: Diabetes

    March 5, 2019
    More than 30 million people in the United States have diabetes. Dr. Eugene Sun, vice president and chief medical officer for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico, discusses diabetes and the importance of managing the disease.
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  • Ask a Health Care Professional: Eye Health

    February 27, 2019
    More than 41 million people in the United States are affected by eye conditions. Good vision and eye health is important for everyone. Dr. Eugene Sun, vice president and chief medical officer for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico, discusses...
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  • Blue Bear Helps Children Learn About Healthy Smiles

    August 9, 2018
    Tooth decay is a common, yet preventable, chronic disease for children. That’s why Blue Bear, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico’s health and wellness ambassador, is on a mission to help kids form healthy habits that keep them smiling.
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  • Ask a Health Care Professional: Food Safety

    August 9, 2018
    Food safety is an important health issue. In this video, Dr. Eugene Sun, vice president and chief medical officer for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico, shares a few steps you can take to decrease your risk of getting a food borne illness...
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