Archive for the ‘Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City’ Category

Blue KC Exchange

Posted on: November 28th, 2011 by BlogAdmin No Comments

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City has launched the the areas first private health insurance exchange for small businesses and individuals. The private health insurance exchange is called Blue KC.  It is available for employers and employees of small business as well as individuals who currently have Direct Pay health plans. Through Blue KC, […]

Blue4U-Blue Cross Blue Shield Kansas City

Posted on: March 22nd, 2010 by JPAL No Comments

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City (BCBSKC) has launched a new individual health insurance plan called Blue4U.  The plan is designed for a “post health care reform” environment and includes a 100% online application.  Health care reform is expected to add “exchanges” where health insurance shoppers can compare and purchase health plans online.  The […]

Blue Cross Blue Shield Fighting Childhood Obesity

Posted on: December 26th, 2009 by ymedina No Comments

According to the BCBSA website, BCBSA has started a new Pediatric Obesity and Diabetes Prevention Pilot Program in Texas, New Mexico, Mississippi, North Carolina and Kansas.  Through this program Blue Cross Blue Shield plans on reducing the epidemic of childhood obesity and stop further cases of young people getting Type 2 Diabetes. The plan consists […]

Top Rated Health Plans in HeartLand

Posted on: June 30th, 2009 by BlogAdmin No Comments

J.D. Powers & Associates rated the top private health plans in the heartland states (Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota), and the results were as follows. Similar to many of the other 17 regions in the JD Power Survey, a Blue Cross Blue Shield health plan took top honors. Blue Cross Blue […]

Top Kansas Health Plans

Posted on: November 25th, 2008 by JPAL No Comments

The top health insurance plans in Kansas for 2008, based on the annual US News and World Report rankings are listed below.   Rankings are based on a scale of 1 to 100, and are based on the following categories:  1) Consumer assessment 2) Prevention and 3) Treatment. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City, […]