Posts Tagged ‘highmark’

HealthAmerica Insurance Kiosks

Posted on: October 18th, 2011 by BlogAdmin No Comments

HealthAmerica, has opened retail health insurance kiosks at 9 Pittsburgh area malls to answer questions and sell health insurance policies to individual health insurance customers as well as those over age 65 shopping for a Medicare health plan. The HealthAmerica kiosks can be found at the following malls: Beaver Valley Mall, Clearview Mall, Monroeville Mall, […]

Advance Blue by Highmark

Posted on: August 9th, 2011 by BlogAdmin No Comments

Highmark  has launched a new innovative health insurance plan for individuals called Advance Blue.  Advance Blue provides 100% coverage for preventative care and only requires small co-pays for doctor visits, prescription drugs and basic diagnostic testing.  Maternity benefits and vision exams are also covered Advance Blue is available in three areas covered by various Highmark […]

Blue Cross Blue Shield

Posted on: October 5th, 2010 by ymedina No Comments

According to the Blue Cross Blue Shield website, BCBS of Delaware has announced an affiliation agreement with Highmark Inc.  This partnership plans to bring new products and services to the state of Delaware and enhance the cost-effectiveness of Blue Cross and Highmark. This is positive news for Delaware health insurance as it creates better products […]

Highmark Direct Stores

Posted on: April 20th, 2010 by JPAL No Comments

Highmark Blue Shield, which opened its first retail health insurance stores in Pennsylvania in March 2009, plans to open four four more stores in 2010. The Highmark Direct Retail stores were opened to help consumers make informed decisions about health insurance, and to purchase their plans of course. The stores have exceeded expectations in their […]

Highmark Health Insurance Plans

Posted on: November 19th, 2009 by BlogAdmin No Comments

In the recent US News and World Report annual health plan rankings report, two health plans offered by Highmark ranked as being among the best health plans in the nation. SecurityBlue, HighMark’s Medicare Advantage HMO ranked #32 among Medicare Health Plans Among Commercial HMOs, Keystone Blue (offered by Highmark subsidiary Keystone Health Plan West) ranked […]

Top Rated Health Plan In Pennsylvania

Posted on: July 8th, 2009 by JPAL No Comments

When JD Power & Associates rated the top health plans in Pennsylvania, they also included Delaware in a region which included both Pennsylvania & Delaware.  However, of the eleven private health insurance companies that were included in the study and part of this region, eight of them where Pennsylvania health plans, and the three that […]

Pennsylvania Insurers Highmark and Independence Blue Cross Call Off Merger

Posted on: January 23rd, 2009 by ymedina No Comments

Following up on a post from Wednesday, Highmark and Independence Blue Cross have decided to abandon their plans for a merger, says Martha Raffaele of the Associated Press. The Pennsylvania health insurance companies did not want to agree to give up either the Blue Cross or Blue Shield trademark, which the Insurance Department was requiring. […]

Pennsylvania Health Insurance Regulators Outline Condition for Independence Blue Cross/Highmark Merger

Posted on: January 21st, 2009 by ymedina No Comments

According to Jane M. Von Bergen and Angela Couloumbis of the Philadelphia Inquirer, Pennsylvania’s insurance commissioner has set a condition that must be met for the state to approve a merger of two major Pennsylvania health insurance companies: Highmark and Independence Blue Cross.  The deal will require that the combined company give up the right […]