Articles tagged with 'COVID19' | Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey

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2020
May
28,
2020
| 05:56 PM America/New_York
New research may explain how people with mild or no symptoms may infect others, reinforcing the importance of face masks and other precautions.​ ...
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May
20,
2020
| 06:23 PM America/New_York
Download the Resource Guide for employers and plan sponsors to find out about coverage changes and adjusted business practices. ...
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May
14,
2020
| 06:31 PM America/New_York
Horizon BCBSNJ offers information about the federal and state assistance available to New Jersey employers looking to protect their businesses and employees. ...
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May
11,
2020
| 05:35 PM America/New_York
When Horizon invited physician groups to use new technology on its virtual care platform, wait times for patient visits shrunk to minutes. See why one Horizon member is calling her doctors “rock stars.” ...
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May
08,
2020
| 04:41 PM America/New_York
Following her own recovery from COVID-19, Horizon BCBSNJ nurse Priscilla Maranon continues to work seven days a week to care for her patients. Here’s why.​ ...
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May
05,
2020
| 11:06 PM America/New_York
A new study reveals the length of time COVID-19 can live on common surfaces. Your best defense? Disinfect thoroughly. Here’s how. ...
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April
23,
2020
| 08:08 PM America/New_York
An astronaut shares how she coped with living in confined spaces for long periods of time.​ ...
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April
22,
2020
| 05:09 PM America/New_York
A volunteer who doubles as the Dental Director for Horizon BCBSNJ details the challenges of staying safe while saving others.​ ...
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April
14,
2020
| 04:30 PM America/New_York
“There are so many people in need. Frontline workers in all fields are so important to keeping our country going. I have a skill that is needed specifically on the healthcare frontline and I need to use that skill to help others. That is why I went i...
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April
13,
2020
| 06:58 PM America/New_York
COVID-19 crisis pushes telemedicine to the fore as a vital care model.​ ...
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April
13,
2020
| 04:00 PM America/New_York
To help address the medical, social, and economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic in the Garden State, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey has donated $2 million to The New Jersey Pandemic Relief Fund, the response and support organization ...
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April
10,
2020
| 07:23 PM America/New_York
Fraudsters are preying on the anxieties of people looking for coronavirus answers. Here’s how to protect yourself.​ ...
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April
10,
2020
| 04:54 PM America/New_York
Social distancing is making in-person group meetings impossible. See how organizations like Alcoholics Anonymous are going digital to help those in recovery.​ ...
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April
09,
2020
| 04:18 PM America/New_York
From early refills to home delivery, see the steps Horizon BCBSNJ is taking to make sure members get easier access to their prescription medications.​ ...
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April
07,
2020
| 03:55 PM America/New_York
It’s normal for kids to feel anxious during these challenging times. Here’s how you can help them stay emotionally and physically healthy during the crisis.​ ...
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April
03,
2020
| 05:49 PM America/New_York
As more doctors and health facilities limit access during the COVID-19 outbreak, telemedicine becomes your first option for care. Here’s how to make a virtual visit.​ ...
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April
03,
2020
| 04:47 PM America/New_York
To ensure our members get the care they need for COVID-19 and eliminate cost as a potential barrier to treatment, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (Horizon BCBSNJ) is extending its previously announced waiver of all member cost-sharing ob...
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April
02,
2020
| 07:25 PM America/New_York
To help address the serious shortage of critical personal protection equipment needed by frontline health professionals responding to the COVID-19 pandemic, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (Horizon BCBSNJ) is spending $2.35 million to do...
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April
02,
2020
| 07:24 PM America/New_York
What to Do, What to Buy for Extended Quarantine ...
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April
01,
2020
| 06:10 PM America/New_York
The first step to managing stress and anxiety is to be aware of the signs. Here’s what to look for and how to cope. ...
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April
01,
2020
| 07:18 AM America/New_York
A Guide to the COVID-19 Symptoms Versus Other Common Illnesses ...
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April
01,
2020
| 06:24 AM America/New_York
Consistent with guidance from the Department of Banking and Insurance (Bulletin 20-04), Horizon Blue Cross Blue of New Jersey (Horizon BCBSNJ) is prepared to extend flexibility for our members and group customers that are experiencing economic hardsh...
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March
30,
2020
| 06:18 PM America/New_York
To ensure our members get the care they need, eliminate potential delays in admission and treatment, and help New Jersey hospitals deal with the increasing demand on staff resources, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (Horizon BCBSNJ) is wa...
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March
25,
2020
| 08:51 PM America/New_York
To help protect its members and their families from losing their health care coverage, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (Horizon BCBSNJ) today announced that for the next 60 days it is waiving the “actively at work” requirement for group ...
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March
23,
2020
| 10:49 PM America/New_York
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (Horizon BCBSNJ) is announcing a second expansion of our effort to make it easier for members to get care from their doctors and other health care professionals by relaxing telemedicine rules to allow tele...
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March
13,
2020
| 07:57 PM America/New_York
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (Horizon BCBSNJ) is waiving all member cost-sharing obligations for covered telemedicine services delivered by an in-network doctor or through Horizon BCBSNJ’s telemedicine platforms. The waiver applies to...
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March
10,
2020
| 11:39 PM America/New_York
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (Horizon BCBSNJ) is waiving all cost-sharing obligations for members seeking diagnostic services related to COVID-19 when they are provided consistent with CDC guidelines. Horizon BCBSNJ previously announc...
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March
06,
2020
| 12:58 AM America/New_York
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (Horizon BCBSNJ) members will have access to a wide array of supports from the state’s leading health insurer as New Jersey prepares to deal with the impact of the growing COVID-19 outbreak. “The health...
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