Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield | New Jersey Health News (Members)

2019
June
21,
2019
With cooking classes, grocery store visits, golf lessons and more, Horizon BCBSNJ and its community partners are standing up to this serious epidemic in more ways than ever. ...
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June
14,
2019
The goal of the WISDOM Study is to help us get even better at detecting breast cancer earlier, including cancers detected between mammogram screenings or at later stages. ...
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June
06,
2019
The definitive guide for deciding whether to visit an ER or an urgent care center ...
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May
24,
2019
Cases of this highly contagious virus are rising, including in New Jersey and New York. ...
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May
16,
2019
The average pharmacy has aisles of over-the-counter medications with clearly marked prices. Horizon’s innovative software brings that same price transparency to prescription medications. ...
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May
10,
2019
May is Mental Health Awareness Month— an important time to learn how you can help a person suffering from anxiety or depression.  ...
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May
03,
2019
Who better to improve patient care than the “heart of health care”? ...
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April
18,
2019
In ‘Episodes of Care’ model patients get better results and more convenient care. ...
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April
11,
2019
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
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
29,
2019
The opioid epidemic doesn’t discriminate – it touches all of New Jersey’s communities. With the Knock Out Opioid Abuse initiative, Horizon BCBSNJ is raising awareness across the state to protect more families and save more lives. ...
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March
25,
2019
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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February
28,
2019
We all know the drill: You need a blood or urine test, so your doctor orders lab work and you go to a nearby lab to give your sample and have the test. Pretty straightforward – or is it? ...
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February
25,
2019
Six Things You Need to Know About Heart Health. ...
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February
21,
2019
Empowering our members to achieve their best health is what drives each Horizon BCBSNJ employee every day. ...
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February
08,
2019
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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February
08,
2019
Learn how Horizon BCBSNJ is addressing the opioid epidemic from all angles. ...
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February
01,
2019
For the millions around the world living with cancer, recent treatment breakthroughs have delivered new hope. ...
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January
28,
2019
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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January
18,
2019
Horizon BCBSNJ members have access to much more than traditional health insurance coverage. ...
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January
11,
2019
Join the fight for better breast cancer screening by participating in a national study designed to end the confusion about when to get a mammogram. ...
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January
03,
2019
For nearly a decade, Biodiagnostic Laboratory Services handed out lucrative bribes to entice several New Jersey physicians to steer patient blood work to their labs – resulting in millions of dollars in fraudulent billing. The scam – uncovered by ...
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2018
December
12,
2018
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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December
11,
2018
Anxiety, depression, ADD/ADHD, addiction, eating disorders and other mental health concerns will affect nearly half of all adults at some point in their lifetime. Yet more than half of those with mental health issues will go without treatment—with de...
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October
26,
2018
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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September
11,
2018
How a Patient and Nurse are Working Together to Conquer Diabetes ...
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