FAQs about the Anthem Data Breach

FAQs about the Anthem Data Breach Anthem has setup a website, www.anthemfacts.com for members to access information about the breach. There also is a toll-free number for current and former members to call, 877-263-7995. If you choose, you can take up Anthem’s offer of free credit monitoring. That will make you aware if someone tries …

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Travel & Your Health

On occasion, the CDC urges travelers to avoid nonessential travel when major health and safety concerns are present in specific countries. For a listing of current advisories, go to the CDC Travelers’ Health website: http://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/notices If you have a fever, feel ill and have traveled to West Africa, or been in direct contact with someone who has …

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Help Anytime! Empire 24/7 NurseLine

Click the image below to learn more about the 24/7 NurseLine.    

NY Hotel Trades Council Treat Their Own

Harlem, NY—New York Hotel Trades Council and their family members haven’t had to worry about a lack of health insurance for 65 years, long before the Affordable Care Act took effect. That’s because the union, representing 33,000 active hotel workers, in cooperation with the Hotel Association of New York City, is able to deliver an …

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WWW.HappyHealthyMe.ORG

Go to WWW.HappyHealthyMe.ORG to sign up for our new, free patient portal available to enrolled adult patients who want to manage their health online! WWW.HappyHealthyMe.ORG    

The Employee Benefit Funds – Recognized for Consistently Providing High Quality Care to their Patients with Diabetes

Diabetes is a serious disease that affects the body’s ability to produce or respond properly to insulin, a hormone that allows blood sugar to enter the cells of the body and be used for energy. An estimated 16 million Americans have diabetes. It is the sixth-leading cause of death by disease in the US, and …

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Getting Blood Pressure Under Control

From the CDC, Vital Signs: Getting Blood Pressure Under Control

Moving? Have a New Phone Number?

• Make it easy for our doctors to reach you with important personal health information. • Help our clerical staff reach you if they need to reschedule one of your appointments. • Keep your contact information accurate and current with the Health Benefits Fund.

Employee Benefit Funds Leads the Charge in NYC Quit-Smoking Interventions

The New York City Department of Health honored the Funds for our outstanding Smoking Intervention program.

Understanding Healthcare While Traveling …

Consider your health coverage when going away.