Every day, the numbers rise. And all to often, conditions like depression, anxiety and substance use go untreated. We know it can be hard to admit you need help and even harder to get it. And that’s why we have enhanced the behavioral health services provided in member health plans with Mindful by Blue KC.
Mindful by Blue KC is a behavioral health initiative dedicated to reducing the stigma around behavioral health in our communities while making care more accessible and affordable. We’re here to give our members the care and support they need.
Your single point of contact
In a unique role exclusive to Blue KC health plans, there is a Mindful Advocate in your corner who is available to help 24/7. And as a Blue KC member, all you have to do is reach out. It’s incredible to have one person to call for all your behavioral healthcare needs. A Mindful Advocate is here to support you. Match you to the right care and services. Guide your care plan. And get you on the path to feeling better.
A Mindful Advocate can help members access tools including in-person, text, online therapy, and virtual visit options specific to the members behavioral healthcare needs.
Blue KC Virtual Care App
Access to a network of therapists trained and licensed in Virtual Care therapy techniques providing scheduled therapy visits, medication management, and specialty services like psychiatry. Normal cost-sharing and out-of-pocket maximum limits apply.
Online Self-Guided Tools
Unlimited access to resources to manage stress, improve mood and more at no cost to Blue KC members.
Expedited Access Network
Priority access to a behavioral health appointment through a curated network for Blue KC members experiencing a crisis. Normal cost-sharing and out-of-pocket maximum limits apply.
Managed Behavioral Health
Mindful Advocates help Blue KC members navigate the behavioral healthcare system by identifying in-network providers that best fit their needs by type and specialty. Normal cost-sharing and out-of-pocket maximum limits apply.