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

2019
October
18,
2019
| 09:26 PM America/New_York
Big swings in temperatures may be coming this winter, but does weather really impact your health? ...
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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
30,
2019
| 10:31 PM America/New_York
Use this guide to navigate important conversations about treatment and recovery.  ...
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September
24,
2019
| 03:07 PM America/New_York
Type 2 diabetes is preventable and it’s one of the fastest-growing epidemics in New Jersey. Learn what we’re doing to combat this health issue. ...
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September
13,
2019
| 07:56 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
06,
2019
| 06:10 PM America/New_York
She survived 9/11, now she’s an advocate for first responders; a Horizon employee’s story. ...
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August
29,
2019
| 12:54 AM America/New_York
September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. If you’re thinking about screening, here’s why you first need to have a conversation with a physician about the potential benefits – and risks. ...
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August
23,
2019
| 09:21 PM America/New_York
Learn more about immunization New Jersey’s children need before starting school. ...
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August
08,
2019
| 09:07 PM America/New_York
Horizon’s awards and accolades recognize effort to make diversity a priority. ...
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August
01,
2019
| 04:05 PM America/New_York
Making sure your college student is covered. ...
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July
25,
2019
| 06:42 PM America/New_York
Horizon’s medical policies are based on science and input from New Jersey doctors. ...
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July
19,
2019
| 11:10 PM America/New_York
Horizon call center agent Robert Mills, an opera singer, earned national recognition for his member-first approach. ...
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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
Getting sick or injured is the last thing you want to happen when you’re traveling. Checking your coverage before you go and knowing your options can help you get back to your summer fun and protect you from surprise bills. ...
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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
27,
2019
| 06:40 PM America/New_York
Inside every Horizon BCBSNJ policy is a voice – yours. Find out when and how you can appeal a claim decision. ...
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June
21,
2019
| 05:05 PM America/New_York
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
| 05:20 PM America/New_York
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
| 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
24,
2019
| 08:31 PM America/New_York
Cases of this highly contagious virus are rising, including in New Jersey and New York. ...
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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
| 04:07 PM America/New_York
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
| 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
29,
2019
| 09:56 PM America/New_York
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
| 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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February
28,
2019
| 04:55 PM America/New_York
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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