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

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2020
September
02,
2020
| 12:23 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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August
31,
2020
| 12:57 PM America/New_York
Wearing a mask isn’t just good for others – it’s good for you too. Check out the recent research about masks cutting infection rates while possibly making the disease milder. ...
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August
27,
2020
| 06:21 AM America/New_York
Even if your child will start school online during the pandemic, New Jersey requires all students to be vaccinated against a range of preventable diseases. Here’s what your children need for every grade. ...
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August
24,
2020
| 09:41 AM America/New_York
First responders and health care workers confronting the COVID-19 pandemic face risks of stress, trauma and burnout. A Paramus-based group specializes in caring for these heroic caregivers. ...
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August
18,
2020
| 16:59 PM America/New_York
HR leader shares her insights for creating a back-to-work plan that works. ...
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August
11,
2020
| 10:05 AM America/New_York
Whatever shape college will take this Fall, make sure your child is prepared with health insurance that meets their needs. ...
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August
03,
2020
| 14:30 PM America/New_York
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey sponsors competition to create a better coronavirus testing program to inform safe reopening of schools and workplaces ...
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July
13,
2020
| 15:13 PM America/New_York
“Osama bin Laden didn’t kill me. I’m not dying from this virus.” Read how Wendy Lanski, Horizon employee, fought through illness and isolation to live to share her story. ...
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July
10,
2020
| 11:56 AM 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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July
07,
2020
| 16:22 PM America/New_York
Manufacturer sets price for one of two drugs proven effective in treating COVID-19. ...
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July
07,
2020
| 09:47 AM America/New_York
What we know about the novel coronavirus is changing rapidly. Here are the latest facts about antibody testing for it. ...
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July
06,
2020
| 14:21 PM America/New_York
The pandemic unleashed high levels of anxiety and despair. Here’s how we can help turn the tide with compassion and hope.  ...
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July
01,
2020
| 12:20 PM America/New_York
As in-person care returns to dental practices across New Jersey, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) – like masks, gloves, and face shields – is critical to keeping our dental members and their in-network dental professionals safe. Beginning July ...
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July
01,
2020
| 12:20 PM America/New_York
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (Horizon BCBSNJ) is extending the previously announced waiver of all member out-of-pocket costs for covered telemedicine services and for testing, diagnosis, and treatment for COVID-19. This is part of our...
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June
18,
2020
| 17:20 PM America/New_York
Ready to go to parks and beaches again? Here’s how best to protect yourself. ...
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June
12,
2020
| 16:51 PM America/New_York
Find out which medical appointments should be scheduled and which ones can still be delayed during the pandemic. ...
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June
12,
2020
| 16:35 PM America/New_York
Most children with this newly discovered condition recover with the right medical treatment. Here’s what parents need to know. ...
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May
14,
2020
| 12:31 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
| 11:35 AM 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
| 10:41 AM 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
| 17:06 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
| 14:08 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
| 11:09 AM 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
| 10:30 AM 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
| 12:58 PM America/New_York
COVID-19 crisis pushes telemedicine to the fore as a vital care model.​ ...
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April
13,
2020
| 10:00 AM 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
| 13:23 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
| 10:54 AM 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
| 10:18 AM 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
| 09:55 AM 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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