Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield | New Jersey Health News (members,employers,policymakers,providers)

2019
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
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
| 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
13,
2019
| 08:21 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
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
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
| 04:40 PM America/New_York
Horizon EXPAND offers vision, dental and much more to employee groups of all sizes. ...
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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
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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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
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
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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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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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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