Regence BlueShield of Idaho Announces Executive Changes
BOISE, Idaho, July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Regence, the largest nonprofit insurer in the Northwest/Intermountain Region, has named John Stellmon, president of Regence BlueShield
of Idaho, to lead the company's Health Care Services division.
In his new expanded role, effective Augu...
Empire BlueCross BlueShield and Stony Brook University Hospital Reach New Multi-year Agreement
NEW YORK, July 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Empire BlueCross BlueShield
and Stony Brook Hospital on Long Island announced today that they have reached agreement for a new contract, effective August 1, 2009. Under the multi-year agreement, Empire members will continue to have access to Stony Brook Hospi...
MinuteClinic Becomes Participating Provider in All CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield Plans
MINNEAPOLIS, June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- MinuteClinic, the pioneer and largest provider of retail health care in the United States, announced that it has become a participating provider in all insurance plans offered by CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
in Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia....
Empire BlueCross BlueShield Adds Life Insurance, Becomes Full-Service Benefits Provider
Anthem Life and Disability products, vision and dental expand cost-effective solutions for today's challenging economy
NEW YORK, June 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Empire BlueCross BlueShield
(Empire) today announced approval by the New York Department of Insurance to begin offering Life and Di...
Phreesia Secures $11.6M Series C Funding Led by BlueCross BlueShield Venture Partners and Sandbox Industries
NEW YORK, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Phreesia, the Patient Check-In Company(TM), the leader in patient-intake, announced today the close of an $11.6 million investment, bringing total investment to date to $25 million. BlueCross BlueShield
Venture Partners, L.P., a corporate venture fund of the BlueC...
MinuteClinic Becomes Participating Provider With Preferred Blue Network of BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- MinuteClinic, the pioneer and largest provider of retail health care in the United States, announced that it has become a participating provider in the Preferred Blue network of BlueCross BlueShield
of South Carolina.
BlueCross' Preferred Blue and Medicare ...
Empire BlueCross BlueShield Appoints Chief Medical Officer
NEW YORK, Dec. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Empire BlueCross BlueShield
today the appointment of Scott Breidbart, M.D. as its Chief Medical Officer.
Dr. Breidbart will play a key role as liaison between Empire BlueCross
BlueShield, the company's more than 5 million members, their physicians and
Empire BlueCross BlueShield Associates Commit Over $1 Million to Community Organizations in 2008
NEW YORK, Dec. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Empire BlueCross BlueShield
announced that its employees committed more than $1 million to not-for-profit
organizations through its 2008 Associate Giving Campaign. This amount is the
result of personal giving by associates with a 50 percent match from the
BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee to Pay U.S. $2.1 Million to Resolve False Claims Act Allegations
WASHINGTON and NEWARK, N.J., Aug. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --
of Tennessee (BCBS-T) has agreed to pay the United
States $2.1 million to settle allegations of violating the False Claims
Act, the Justice Department announced today. BCBS-T, which is headquartered
New York's Excellus BlueCross BlueShield to Continue Generic Medication Promotion to Help Control Costs
The Blue Plan Experienced a 15 Percent Increase in Prescription Drug
Costs in 2007, According to a New Report from HealthLeaders-InterStudy
NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthLeaders-InterStudy, a
leading provider of managed care market intelligence, reports that Excellus
S.C. Medical Home Pilot for Diabetes Enrolls 1,110
... on diabetic patients who are members of BlueCross blueshield
of South Carolina, BlueChoice HealthPlan of South ...
Headquartered in Columbia, S.C., BlueCross blueshield
of South Carolina ( www.SouthCarolinaBlues.com )...d and operated health insurance carrier, BlueCross blueshield
of South Carolina and its family of companies incl...
CareFirst BCBS Covers eNO Measurement for Diagnosis, Asthma Treatment
MENLO PARK, Calif., July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Apieron, Inc. said today that CareFirst BlueCross blueshield
has adopted a positive coverage policy for the measurement of exhaled nitric oxide (eNO). The Medical Directors of CareFirst determined that the publi...
Blue Cross BlueShield of South Carolina implements Esker solutions
MADISON BlueCross BlueShield
of South Carolina , a health insurance provider that also administers federal health insurance programs, has addressed its evolving document communication needs by designating two Esker Software solutions as enterprise standards. Esker DeliveryWare Platform and Eske...
Dr. Elizabeth Brown Joins Argenta TEC
Brown has spent over 20 years in technology assessment and coverage
policy development, working for national payers such as Aetna, the
Association and Wellpoint Health Networks. For 10 of
those years, she led the medical policy department at the BlueCross
BlueShield Association, where...