Navigation Links
TriWest Healthcare Alliance Awarded 5 Year, $16 Billion Healthcare Contract
Date:7/13/2009

ack record of providing access to quality medical care efficiently and transparently."

TRICARE replaced the Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Uniformed Services, or CHAMPUS, which was created in 1956 to expand healthcare coverage to military retirees and the families of active-duty personnel. TRICARE establishes government contracts with private health plans to bring the efficiencies of managed care to the military health system while also supporting and enhancing military readiness in times of war or national emergency.

Background on Blue Shield of California

Blue Shield of California, an independent member of the Blue Shield Association, is a not-for-profit health plan dedicated to providing Californians with access to high quality care at a reasonable price. Founded in 1939, it now has 3.4 million members, 4,800 employees, one of the largest provider networks and more than 20 office locations, providing a wide range of commercial and government products throughout the state. The company has contributed $100 million over the past three years to the Blue Shield of California Foundation to fund nonprofit organizations that improve access to quality health care in California. Contact your local agent or broker for more information about Blue Shield products and services, or visit the Blue Shield web site at www.blueshieldca.com.

TriWest Healthcare Alliance is not a licensee of the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association.

    CONTACT:  Erica PerngMedia Relations Consultant
    (415) 229-6171
    Erica.perng@blueshieldca.com


'/>"/>
SOURCE Blue Shield of California
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. TriWest Healthcare Alliance Awarded Third TRICARE Contract, Remains Health Care Contractor for Department of Defense in 21-State TRICARE West Region
2. TriWest Teaches California Kids About Veterans Sacrifice, Courage
3. TriWest Receives National Awards for Innovative Video Communications to Military Community
4. TriWest Hosts Military Heroes at National Memorial Day Parade
5. Wounded Warriors Treated to Night on the Town in San Diego by TriWest and Freedom Alliance
6. TriWest Earns URAC Health Network Reaccreditation
7. TriWest Recognizes Contributions of TRICARE Docs to Military Community on Doctors Day
8. South Dakota Health Care Providers to Learn About PTSD at TriWest and VA-Sponsored Conference
9. TriWest Named Top-Level Employer of Guard, Reserve Troops
10. Former Navy Surgeon General Is Among Three New Accomplished TriWest Advisory Board Members
11. TriWest Earns Expanded URAC Accreditation
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/22/2014)... Until now, those with leg or foot injuries ... keep mobile. Thanks to an inventor from Suffolk, Va., however, ... He developed a prototype for the patent-pending SUPPORT AID FOR ... but provide comfort and reduce pain for those using crutches ... also convenient and easy to install on the crutch or ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... 2014 The report "Higher Education ... & Compliance, Campus Technology, Student & Curriculum, Performance ... defines and segments the global Higher Ed market ... forecasting of market sizes. The report also identifies ... opportunities impacting it along with the adoption trends. ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... from Karolinska Institutet in Sweden provides insight on how ... or sound from different sources and sides of the ... The findings, which are presented in the journal ... sensory ,hub, integrating various types of sensory information, with ... "The striatum is the main input structure in the ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... images of nurses at New York University,s Langone Medical ... many including the youngest and most vulnerable down flights ... storm surge generated by Hurricane Sandy. , Now, ... University Colleges of Nursing (NYUCN) and of Dentistry (NYUCD), ... examines the impact on NYULMC nurses, post-Sandy deployment to ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 ... has designated the ALS Center at Allegheny Health ... The Center, based at Allegheny General Hospital (AGH), ... recognized by the ALS Association for meeting the highest ... management of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), often referred to ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Assistive Device for Walking Invented by InventHelp Client (VBL-501) 2Health News:Higher Education Market Worth $65.83 Billion by 2019 - New Report by MarketsandMarkets 2Health News:Higher Education Market Worth $65.83 Billion by 2019 - New Report by MarketsandMarkets 3Health News:Higher Education Market Worth $65.83 Billion by 2019 - New Report by MarketsandMarkets 4Health News:The striatum acts as hub for multisensory integration 2Health News:Study identifies challenges faced by NYU nurses after Hurricane Sandy 2Health News:Study identifies challenges faced by NYU nurses after Hurricane Sandy 3Health News:Allegheny Health Network ALS Program Named Certified Treatment Center of Excellence 2Health News:Allegheny Health Network ALS Program Named Certified Treatment Center of Excellence 3
... Association,s Food & Nutrition Conference & Expo -- Parents ... infants, yet continued work needs to be done to help ... suggests data from the Nestle Feeding Infants and Toddlers Study ... Association,s Food & Nutrition Conference & Expo. , ...
... Drugs made using unusual metals could form an effective treatment ... developed immunity to other drugs, according to research at the ... The study, published in the Journal of Medicinal Chemistry ... transition metals Ruthenium and Osmium, which are found in the ...
... led by St. Jude Children,s Research Hospital investigators expands ... syndrome, fueling hope for new treatment , MEMPHIS, ... abnormality in acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) that appears to ... to cancer. This latest anomaly is particularly common in ...
... the scavenger cells of the body,s immune system, are ... of Medicine researchers have identified one pathway in this ... lupuslike autoimmune disease. The findings could lead to ... in humans and potential drug treatments for the disorder, ...
... ... bulletins and keeping informed on Swine Flu developments are part of the awareness strategy ... Edmonton, AB ... and are staying up to date on all developments, says a school representative. , ...
... await, experts warn, , SUNDAY, Oct. 18 (HealthDay News) -- ... a new study emerges touting the health benefits to be ... of dark beer. , The benefits related to cardiovascular health ... found that moderate alcohol consumption reduces the risk of cardiovascular ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Study Shows That Diets of Infants are Improving; Concerns Remain for Toddlers and Preschoolers 2Health News:Study Shows That Diets of Infants are Improving; Concerns Remain for Toddlers and Preschoolers 3Health News:Study Shows That Diets of Infants are Improving; Concerns Remain for Toddlers and Preschoolers 4Health News:Study Shows That Diets of Infants are Improving; Concerns Remain for Toddlers and Preschoolers 5Health News:Study Shows That Diets of Infants are Improving; Concerns Remain for Toddlers and Preschoolers 6Health News:Study Shows That Diets of Infants are Improving; Concerns Remain for Toddlers and Preschoolers 7Health News:Metals could forge new cancer drug 2Health News:New Chromosomal Abnormality Identified in Leukemia Associated with Down Syndrome 2Health News:New Chromosomal Abnormality Identified in Leukemia Associated with Down Syndrome 3Health News:New Chromosomal Abnormality Identified in Leukemia Associated with Down Syndrome 4Health News:Stanford study identifies cellular mechanism that causes lupuslike symptoms in mice 2Health News:Stanford study identifies cellular mechanism that causes lupuslike symptoms in mice 3Health News:Reeves College Prepares Campuses for H1N1 Virus 2Health News:Drinking Your Way to Health? Perhaps Not 2Health News:Drinking Your Way to Health? Perhaps Not 3
(Date:8/21/2014)... Eisai Limited is pleased to support the Canadian Epilepsy Alliance ... in Canada . The comic book, an ... and their parents about epilepsy, the most common neurological disorder ... Canadians. Eisai is guided by a corporate philosophy known as ... is central – there was a need within the epilepsy ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... , Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- ScriptPro has ... (HITRUST) under its Common Security Framework (CSF). According ... and Privacy Manager, "We appreciate this rigorous, top-to-bottom ... commitment that this certification signifies. Our business partners ... ABOUT THE CSF CERTIFICATION PROCESS: ScriptPro,s internal security ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... -- Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ: HSIC ), the world,s ... dental, animal health and medical practitioners, announced today that the ... , September 4, 2014 – Baird 2014 Healthcare Conference ... ET , September 8, 2014 – Morgan ... , NY at 1:25 p.m. ET Henry Schein,s ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Eisai Pleased to Support Canadian Epilepsy Alliance Comic Book that Teaches Children About Epilepsy 2ScriptPro Achieves HITRUST Certification 2Henry Schein To Present At Two Investor Conferences In September 2
... 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Biosensors International Group, Ltd. ("Biosensors" or ... developer, manufacturer and marketer of innovative medical devices for ... will be participating in the 30th Annual J.P. Morgan ... 12th January 2012 in San Francisco, United States. ...
... LOUIS, Dec. 29, 2011  Express Scripts, Inc. (Nasdaq: ... Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference on January 9, 2012 at ... Francis in San Francisco, CA. The presentation ... accessed on the investor relations section of Express Scripts web ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Biosensors International to Participate in the 30th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference 2
... is a national reference laboratory and a ... development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu ... in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by ... include more than half of the nation's ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference laboratory ... research and development. ARUP offers an extensive ... medical tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. ... Laboratories' clients include more than half of ...
... a national reference laboratory and a worldwide ... ARUP offers an extensive test menu of ... clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the ... more than half of the nation's university ...
... is a national reference laboratory and a ... development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu ... in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by ... include more than half of the nation's ...
Medicine Products: