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2019
November
11,
2019
| 03:59 PM America/New_York
Company Decorated with a Top Ten Ranking on National List of “Better for Veterans” Organizations ...
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November
11,
2019
| 03:00 PM America/New_York
Find out more about prediabetes and what your employees can do to prevent or delay it. ...
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November
11,
2019
| 03:00 PM America/New_York
November is Diabetes Awareness Month, making it a great time for health care professionals to focus on preventing and treating this chronic condition. ...
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November
11,
2019
| 02:59 PM America/New_York
During Diabetes Awareness Month, we highlight how Horizon is stepping up to bring down the number of people with this life-changing condition. ...
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October
30,
2019
| 09:26 PM America/New_York
(Newark, NJ, September 10, 2019) – With the price tag for health insurance remaining a driving factor of consumers’ choice in a health plan, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (Horizon BCBSNJ) enters the annual open enrollment period with t...
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October
16,
2019
| 09:22 PM America/New_York
State Chooses Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey Based on its Record of Improving Quality, Customer Experience and Cost—All at the Same Time ...
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September
30,
2019
| 04:40 PM America/New_York
(Newark, NJ, September 30, 2019) – After a comprehensive and competitive bidding process, the State of New Jersey has selected Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (Horizon BCBSNJ) as its exclusive medical carrier to provide network, claims, ...
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September
13,
2019
| 08:21 PM America/New_York
Vaping, or smoking e-cigarettes, has now been tied to serious lung diseases – and even deaths. Here are five things everyone needs to know about vaping. ...
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September
11,
2019
| 10:15 PM America/New_York
(Newark, NJ, September 10, 2019) – In a first-of-its kind partnership that brings together New Jersey’s State Medicaid agency, its largest health insurer and biggest health care system, the Garden State has been selected to become a laboratory for in...
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August
09,
2019
| 09:32 PM America/New_York
Collaborating with a Proven Leader will Improve Chiropractic, Physical Therapy, and Acupuncture Care ...
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July
01,
2019
| 05:51 PM America/New_York
(Newark, NJ, June 14, 2019) – Diversity MBA, a national leadership organization integrating diversity and inclusion with talent management, has named Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (Horizon BCBSNJ) to its “50 Out Front: Best Places to W...
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June
27,
2019
| 06:49 PM America/New_York
Horizon BCBSNJ and the Partnership for a Drug-Free NJ have developed an online course that satisfies a new state-mandated continuing education requirement for all prescribers. ...
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June
27,
2019
| 06:42 PM America/New_York
Follow these steps to navigate the appeals process. ...
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June
14,
2019
| 11:07 PM America/New_York
(Newark, NJ, June 14, 2019) – The excitement and spectacle of the ShopRite LPGA Classic Presented by Acer may have left the Stockton Seaview Hotel and Golf Club in Galloway, but the charitable imprint of the early June event endures - thanks in part ...
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June
14,
2019
| 05:53 PM America/New_York
Inside Digital Health featured Horizon’s Chief Clinical Transformation Officer, Divya Paliwal, M.D., discussing digital transformation in health care.   ...
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May
21,
2019
| 08:32 PM America/New_York
(Newark, NJ, April 8, 2019) – In an effort to close off a pathway to opioid addiction that starts in the home medicine cabinet, where family members and friends too often find quick and easy access to unused or forgotten prescription pain killers, Ho...
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April
18,
2019
| 08:06 PM America/New_York
In ‘Episodes of Care’ model patients get better results and more convenient care. ...
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April
08,
2019
| 05:40 PM America/New_York
(Newark, NJ, April 8, 2019) – Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (Horizon BCBSNJ) announced today that it received a perfect score of 100 on the 2019 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), the nation’s premier benchmarking survey and report on cor...
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March
14,
2019
| 10:06 PM America/New_York
(Newark, NJ, March 14, 2019) – Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (BCBSNJ) today responded to an outbreak of Meningitis B disease at Rutgers University’s New Brunswick campus by announcing no cost vaccinations for members who are students a...
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February
13,
2019
| 09:30 PM America/New_York
When a leg is broken or the flu is wreaking havoc, most people are aware of what is happening – and know where to go for help. Mental health issues? Not so much. ...
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February
12,
2019
| 04:17 PM America/New_York
With one in four children from low-income families suffering from untreated tooth decay -- twice the rate of children from higher-income households -- Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (Horizon BCBSNJ) is intensifying its efforts to bring ...
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January
23,
2019
| 07:08 PM America/New_York
Results from 2017 show that the orthopedic specialists in Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey’s Episodes of Care (EOC) Program outperformed their non-EOC peers for the same procedures in terms of both outcome quality and cost. The results ar...
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January
18,
2019
| 08:07 PM America/New_York
Horizon BCBSNJ pledges to support residents affected by the shutdown. ...
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January
08,
2019
| 06:27 PM America/New_York
(January 8, 2019, Newark, NJ) -- Breast cancer experts offer differing advice when it comes to when and how often a woman should get a mammogram and that conflicting advice has created confusion that could have an impact on treatment. Horizon Blue Cr...
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January
04,
2019
| 02:08 PM America/New_York
Did you make a New Year’s resolution? Whether you did or not, there is one good thing about resolutions: they force us to take a step back and think long-term about the future. ...
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2018
December
12,
2018
| 10:17 PM America/New_York
(December 12, 2018, Newark, NJ) -- New apps, devices, models and innovations dominated six finalist presentations by undergraduate students from four New Jersey colleges eager to help Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (Horizon BCBSNJ) conq...
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December
10,
2018
| 10:16 PM America/New_York
(December 10, 2018, Newark, NJ) – As the 2019 enrollment period for individual health insurance coverage winds down, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (Horizon BCBSNJ) is ramping up its efforts to assist consumers with signing up for cover...
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November
19,
2018
| 10:06 PM America/New_York
(November 16, 2018, Newark, NJ) -- Working Mother revealed its first list of “Best Companies for Dads, Best Companies for Dads” celebrating organizations that lead in such areas as paternity leave, phase-back programs, telecommuting opportunities, an...
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November
14,
2018
| 10:04 PM America/New_York
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (Horizon BCBSNJ) revealed today that spending on branded specialty drugs – those used to treat complex, chronic health conditions that can require special handling, administration or monitoring – increased...
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November
08,
2018
| 10:03 PM America/New_York
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (Horizon BCBSNJ) announced today that it will be adding more convenience, choice and ease to the comprehensive laboratory services it offers and manages for its 3.8 million members. Through a new preferred...
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