Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield | New Jersey Health News (members,employers,policymakers,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
04,
2019
| 09:08 PM America/New_York
December 15 is the last day to buy insurance through the individual market. Here are five things to help you make the best decision. ...
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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
| 03:01 PM America/New_York
Find out more about this possible precursor to diabetes and what you can do to prevent or delay it. ...
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November
11,
2019
| 03:00 PM America/New_York
Find out more about prediabetes and what your employees can do to prevent or delay it. ...
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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
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. ...
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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
25,
2019
| 10:40 PM America/New_York
Rutgers Hall of Fame and NFL QB Talks Bluntly to Student Athletes About Opioids ...
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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
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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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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