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

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. ...
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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. ...
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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 ...
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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. ...
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November
11,
2019
| 03:00 PM America/New_York
November is Diabetes Awareness Month, making it a great time for health care professionals to focus on preventing and treating this chronic condition. ...
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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
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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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
| 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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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
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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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
| 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
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
| 06:48 PM America/New_York
Horizon BCBSNJ-sponsored webinar satisfies the state-mandated continuing education requirement around safely prescribing opioids. ...
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June
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
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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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
26,
2019
| 04:08 PM America/New_York
Horizon’s CEO Reflects on Progress Made in 2018 ...
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April
18,
2019
| 07:45 PM America/New_York
Through ‘Episodes of Care’ model, doctors ensure more convenient, less costly care with better results ...
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