Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield | New Jersey Health News (NJ Health Advocate,Foundation Story)

2019
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
01,
2019
| 03:19 PM America/New_York
Two Horizon BCBSNJ leaders work to knock down barriers to treatment at this year’s New Jersey Healthcare Executive Leadership Academy. ...
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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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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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June
27,
2019
| 06:48 PM America/New_York
Horizon BCBSNJ-sponsored webinar satisfies the state-mandated continuing education requirement around safely prescribing opioids. ...
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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
| 08:37 PM America/New_York
Understand the questions to ask when choosing a network of doctors and facilities to treat your employees injured on the job – not all PPOs are the same!  ...
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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
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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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
22,
2019
| 05:55 PM America/New_York
Because Good Health Shouldn’t Depend on Your Zip Code ...
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February
13,
2019
| 09:30 PM America/New_York
When a leg is broken or the flu is wreaking havoc, most people are aware of what is happening – and know where to go for help. Mental health issues? Not so much. ...
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January
28,
2019
| 04:29 PM America/New_York
Encourage your patients to participate in a national study designed to improve breast cancer screening and end the confusion about when to get a mammogram. ...
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January
18,
2019
| 08:07 PM America/New_York
Horizon BCBSNJ pledges to support residents affected by the shutdown. ...
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January
11,
2019
| 03:20 AM America/New_York
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
| 03:00 PM America/New_York
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
11,
2018
| 03:29 PM America/New_York
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
30,
2018
| 05:20 PM America/New_York
Annual increases to health insurance premiums have become the norm throughout America. And while increases in New Jersey have historically been the lowest of any state, uncertainty around the future of the Affordable Care Act threatened to deliver do...
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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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