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Top Arizona Health Insurance Companies

Posted on: February 23rd, 2011 by JPAL No Comments

The top 10 health insurance companies in Arizona, based on 2010 market share as measured by NAIC, are listed below.  This ranking was initially reported on by US News and World Report. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Pacificare of Arizona Unitedhealthcare Ins. Co, Health Net of AZ Inc. CIGNA Healthcare of AZ Aetna Life […]

Strongest HMO Health Plans

Posted on: July 29th, 2009 by BlogAdmin No Comments

Thestreet.com recently rated the financial strength of HMOs from coast-to-coast.  It is important to understand the financial strength of an insurance company that will be providing you benefits as a weak company may provide you with sub-standard care as well as the potential for financial loss. The following companies were rated as having an A+ […]

BCBSAZ – BlueSolutions

Posted on: July 24th, 2009 by JPAL No Comments

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona‘s (BCBSAZ) is the next health insurance company that we will discuss in this continuing series of posts related to efforts by Blue Cross Blue Shield member health plans to undertake programs designed to increase access to affordable health insurance for the uninsured. BCBSAZ launched a program called BlueSolutions which […]

2009 Health Plan Ratings

Posted on: June 16th, 2009 by BlogAdmin No Comments

UPDATE 5/24/2012 – If you are looking for current health plan rankings for 2012, please keep an eye out for our recent blog entries which update health plan rankings state by state on a periodic basis.  Visit our blog home page at www.healthinsurancesort.com/blog. JD Power and Associates recently released their 2009 Health Plan Ratings.  The […]

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Discounts

Posted on: December 26th, 2008 by JPAL No Comments

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Arizona (BCBSAZ) has annouced that they are extending their discounts for early enrollment discounts for their portfolio of Medicare Supplement Plans. BCBSAZ’s discount program extensions increase the duration of the Medicare Supplement discounts from 5 to 10 years and raises the eligibilty age from 65 1/2 to 67 years […]

Blue Cross Blue Shield Individual Health Insurance

Posted on: December 1st, 2008 by JPAL No Comments

Jill Brown, the Managing editor of AIS Health.com, wrote a report about how Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS) member health insurance plans have been launching new individual health insurance products that are in line with new state mandates that are designed to make individual health insurance more affordable.  The underlying theme is that the weak […]

New Individual Health Plan for Arizona residents

Posted on: September 15th, 2008 by JPAL No Comments

Last week, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Arizona (BCBSAZ) announced the launch of 5 new Arizona individual health insurance plans .  The new plans deliver a wide range of co-insurance and deductible levels and can save customers as much as 40% from previous health insurance options. The new individual health insurance plans offered by […]