Archive for the ‘Blue Cross Blue Shield Quote’ Category

Multistate Federal Health Insurance Plans Coming Soon

Posted on: October 29th, 2012 by SamTabes No Comments

The White House is working on their multistate health insurance plans through health care reform and the federal government will soon have the new role as sponsor of at least two different programs.  The nationwide health insurance plans will be operated under contract with the federal government and will be available to Americans in each […]

Independence Blue Cross Teaming Up With AAA Mid-Atlantic

Posted on: June 11th, 2012 by SamTabes No Comments

AAA Mid-Atlantic is offering a variety of health plans to individuals and families by teaming up with Independence Blue Cross (IBC).  The plans will be available to to AAA members and live in southeastern Pennsylvania.  This insurer, out of Philadelphia, currently has 13 medically underwritten HMO and PPO plan options available to consumers. Through this […]

Excellus BCBS: Affordable Plans In Tompkins County

Posted on: May 14th, 2012 by SamTabes No Comments

The New York State Department of Health has approved Excellus BlueCross BlueShield and their efforts to offer Family Health Plus as well as the insurer’s Medicaid Managed Care product known as HMOBlue Option within Tompkins County.  HMOBlue is for individuals who are eligible for Medicaid and provides value through the BCBS name.  Eligibility for this […]

Lifestyle Blue For Small Businesses From BCBSRI

Posted on: April 23rd, 2012 by SamTabes No Comments

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Rhode Island (BCBSRI) has recently introduced Lifestyle Blue which is the newest medical plan aimed at small businesses.  This is the first of its kind for the state of Rhode Island and there is great anticipation for success.  The plan is for employers with fifty or less employees and are […]

New Dental Plus Vision Plan From BCBSAR

Posted on: March 2nd, 2012 by SamTabes No Comments

Arkansas of Blue Cross and Blue Shield is aiming to help their customers with easier access to dental care.  Their new DentalBlue GoldSM Plus Vision plan is going to make it easier for consumers to have healthy eyes and teeth through preventative care and quality coverage. Senior Vice President of Statewide Business for Arkansas Blue […]

New Plan From Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Missouri

Posted on: February 27th, 2012 by SamTabes No Comments

Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield introduced their new Deductible Credit Program for select individual health insurance products which include their SmartSense and Premier plans.  The press release on the BCBS website talks about the reasons behind starting this unique plan. Simply put, BCBS was trying to devise a plan that would appeal to their […]

Introducing Simple Blue PPO From Highmark

Posted on: January 16th, 2012 by ymedina No Comments

A new individual health insurance plan is available from Highmark called the Simple Blue PPO plan.  This plan goes into effect on February 1, and the the article on by Bob Graham says the plan is geared towards being simple, affordable and predictable.  The health insurance coverage aims to have lower premiums and lower deductibles with […]

Breakdown of How Health Insurance Premiums Are Used

Posted on: January 4th, 2012 by ymedina No Comments

Have you ever wondered why your health insurance premiums are so high and continue to rise?  It may feel like the health insurance industry is taking advantage of consumers by rising premium costs across the board, but this isn’t necessarily true.  A very interesting article on shows a breakdown of exactly how much goes […]

Blue To You by Horizon BCBS

Posted on: December 5th, 2011 by ymedina No Comments

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey is looking to significantly increase person to person customer service according to the press release found on MarketWatch.  The member-focused program is called “Blue to You” and involves the use of a multi-purpose van driving through neighborhoods in New Jersey. The Horizon Blue to You mobile van […]

Blue Cross Blue Shield Improving Healthcare

Posted on: November 30th, 2011 by ymedina No Comments

Blue Cross Blue Shield Association recently unveiled a new action plan to improve healthcare quality and keep rising healthcare costs down.  According to the press release on their website, BCBSA has designed a comprehensive plan that is interconnected to transform healthcare as we know it. It ultimately moves away from a fee-for-service model to a […]