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

2019
December
09,
2019
| 09:08 PM America/New_York
The Supportive Care Program from Horizon empowers members like Dorothy Mullen to make dignified choices about their care during their most trying times. ...
Read more
December
02,
2019
| 07:37 PM America/New_York
What families should look for – and avoid – in a substance use disorder treatment program for their loved ones. ...
Read more
November
26,
2019
| 06:46 PM America/New_York
  By Kevin Conlin, President & Chief Executive Officer “Health care in America is changing.” As CEO of Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (Horizon BCBSNJ), I have made this point hundreds of times. But the truth is – from ...
Read more
November
18,
2019
| 03:06 PM America/New_York
By partnering with the Hispanic Family Center of Southern New Jersey, Horizon is helping to bring more care to underserved communities. ...
Read more
November
11,
2019
| 02:59 PM America/New_York
During Diabetes Awareness Month, we highlight how Horizon is stepping up to bring down the number of people with this life-changing condition. ...
Read more
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. ...
Read more
October
25,
2019
| 10:40 PM America/New_York
Rutgers Hall of Fame and NFL QB Talks Bluntly to Student Athletes About Opioids ...
Read more
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. ...
Read more
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. ...
Read more
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. ...
Read more
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. ...
Read more
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. ...
Read more
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. ...
Read more
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. ...
Read more
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." ...
Read more
August
08,
2019
| 09:07 PM America/New_York
Horizon’s awards and accolades recognize effort to make diversity a priority. ...
Read more
August
01,
2019
| 04:05 PM America/New_York
Making sure your college student is covered. ...
Read more
July
25,
2019
| 06:42 PM America/New_York
Horizon’s medical policies are based on science and input from New Jersey doctors. ...
Read more
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. ...
Read more
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.” ...
Read more
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. ...
Read more
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. ...
Read more
June
07,
2019
| 11:14 PM America/New_York
Data and visualization software gives care teams a clearer picture of patients’ whole health. ...
Read more
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. ...
Read more
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. ...
Read more
May
10,
2019
| 10:38 PM America/New_York
Discover the groundbreaking research designed to get to the bottom of better care. ...
Read more
May
03,
2019
| 08:54 PM America/New_York
Who better to improve patient care than the “heart of health care”? ...
Read more
April
26,
2019
| 04:08 PM America/New_York
Horizon’s CEO Reflects on Progress Made in 2018 ...
Read more
April
18,
2019
| 07:45 PM America/New_York
Through ‘Episodes of Care’ model, doctors ensure more convenient, less costly care with better results ...
Read more