Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield | New Jersey Health News (Improving Quality)

2019
November
01,
2019
| 10:00 PM America/New_York
Research reveals the ways health care dollars are lost to waste – and the opportunities that exist to save them. ...
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October
21,
2019
| 05:48 PM America/New_York
With a high-touch level of service, Horizon BCSNJ’s Primary Nurse Program helps employees get the most from their benefits to improve their health and the bottom line. ...
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October
04,
2019
| 10:36 PM America/New_York
Health care is more complicated than ever, and New Jersey’s largest health insurer is finding new ways to help members with everything from medical care to grocery shopping. ...
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September
13,
2019
| 11:44 PM America/New_York
The New York Times highlights the importance of basing medical decisions on good evidence…and the reality is that we still don’t know the effectiveness of many medical treatments. ...
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August
16,
2019
| 04:33 PM America/New_York
This is fourth in a series of essays by Horizon’s executive leaders describing their approach to improving health care quality, affordability and customer experience to achieve what’s known as “The Triple Aim of Health Care." ...
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July
12,
2019
| 04:25 PM America/New_York
Recent research with “secret shoppers” reveals what physicians need to know about depression, cancer screening, opioid prescribing and more. ...
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July
12,
2019
| 03:56 PM America/New_York
This summer, Horizon’s Medicare members can get valuable advice on staying healthy and safe at no-cost events right in their own communities. ...
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July
05,
2019
| 02:00 PM America/New_York
This is third in a series of essays by Horizon’s executive leaders describing their approach to improving health care quality, affordability and customer experience to achieve what’s known as “The Triple Aim of Health Care.” ...
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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
07,
2019
| 11:14 PM America/New_York
Data and visualization software gives care teams a clearer picture of patients’ whole health. ...
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June
06,
2019
| 04:21 PM America/New_York
The definitive guide for deciding whether to visit an ER or an urgent care center ...
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May
23,
2019
| 09:09 PM America/New_York
The second in a series examining how Horizon is improving health, achieving better outcomes and lowering costs. ...
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May
16,
2019
| 05:59 PM America/New_York
The average pharmacy has aisles of over-the-counter medications with clearly marked prices. Horizon offers doctors an integrated tool that brings that same price transparency to prescription medications – thousands of times a day. ...
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May
10,
2019
| 10:38 PM America/New_York
Discover the groundbreaking research designed to get to the bottom of better care. ...
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May
03,
2019
| 08:54 PM America/New_York
Who better to improve patient care than the “heart of health care”? ...
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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
11,
2019
| 11:19 PM America/New_York
People with major depression usually face other chronic conditions. That’s why Horizon is investing in better ways to help physicians treat the whole person. ...
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April
05,
2019
| 09:31 PM America/New_York
All of the information that you need to understand your health care is now accessible in the palm of your hand. And there’s much more to come. ...
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March
25,
2019
| 02:58 PM America/New_York
Fraud costs honest providers, insurers and patients an estimated tens of billions of dollars every year in the United States. How can you avoid being a victim? ...
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March
15,
2019
| 08:02 PM America/New_York
Through the Triple Aim, we are focused on providing real value for our members: delivering just the right care at the right time and in the right place for a quality outcome. ...
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February
25,
2019
| 02:00 PM America/New_York
Six Things You Need to Know About Heart Health. ...
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February
21,
2019
| 06:10 PM America/New_York
Empowering our members to achieve their best health is what drives each Horizon BCBSNJ employee every day. ...
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February
08,
2019
| 10:49 PM America/New_York
Our online, quick, 6-step Plan Overview makes it easy to understand plan benefits, care options, out of pocket costs & more.  ...
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January
28,
2019
| 05:55 PM America/New_York
Your member ID card is your passport for medical care – the most important link between you, your providers and Horizon BCBSNJ.  ...
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2018
December
20,
2018
| 03:07 PM America/New_York
"If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is." ...
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December
12,
2018
| 02:42 PM America/New_York
The cost of health care is increasing faster in New Jersey than in the nation as a whole and faster than all of our neighboring states. So, just how much do we spend and why are we spending more and more every year? ...
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October
26,
2018
| 06:41 PM America/New_York
Federal tax reforms freed up millions of dollars that corporations are putting to use in a wide variety of ways. Some are returning portions of the savings to shareholders in the form of stock buybacks. Others have provided their employee base with b...
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