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KTVZ Bend
Central Oregon may have more insurance options than expectedthat four carriers appear open to expanding their coverage area: Providence Hea
Central Oregon may have more insurance options than expected
KTVZ Bend / Posted 2 hours ago
that four carriers appear open to expanding their coverage area: Providence Health Plan, BridgeSpan Health Co., Regence BlueCross BlueSchield of Oregon and ATRIO Health Plans. Health Net Health Plan of Oregon and PacificSource Health Plans have... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Central Oregon may have more insurance options than expectedthat four carriers appear open to expanding their coverage area: Providence Hea
Central Oregon may have more insurance options than expected
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 3 hours ago
that four carriers appear open to expanding their coverage area: Providence Health Plan, BridgeSpan Health Co., Regence BlueCross BlueSchield of Oregon and ATRIO Health Plans. Health Net Health Plan of Oregon and PacificSource Health Plans have... Read more
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MedCity News
Sharecare's acquisition of Healthways' unit underscores population health management deal flowgives Sharecare stewardship of Healthways’ existing population health contracts
Sharecare's acquisition of Healthways' unit underscores population health management deal flow
MedCity News / Posted 5 hours ago
gives Sharecare stewardship of Healthways’ existing population health contracts with health plans such as Anthem, CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield (CareFirst), and the Hawaii Medical Service Association. It is the biggest purchase for Sharecare since... Read more
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The Daily Record
CareFirst increases rate request for individual market in Md. CareFirst BlueCross Blue Shield, Maryland's largest health insurer, has asked
CareFirst increases rate request for individual market in Md.
The Daily Record / Posted 8 hours ago
CareFirst BlueCross Blue Shield, Maryland's largest health insurer, has asked state regulators to approve larger premium increases for the coming year than it had initially requested. The... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Fact check: Trump's presser on Clinton emails, Putin and moreapproved by regulators — for certain plans purchased by those buying their own
Fact check: Trump's presser on Clinton emails, Putin and more
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 22 hours ago
approved by regulators — for certain plans purchased by those buying their own insurance. Trump: "In Texas, going through BlueCross/BlueShield they just announced a 60% increase. On November 1st, you’re going to have new numbers come out for... Read more
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USA Today
Fact check: Trump’s presser on Clinton emails, Putin and moreapproved by regulators — for certain plans purchased by those buying their own
Fact check: Trump’s presser on Clinton emails, Putin and more
USA Today / Posted 23 hours ago
approved by regulators — for certain plans purchased by those buying their own insurance. Trump: "In Texas, going through BlueCross/BlueShield they just announced a 60% increase. On November 1st, you’re going to have new numbers come out for... Read more
9 related stories
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Philly.com
Trump's press conferencebe approved by regulators — for certain plans purchased by those buying their o
Trump's press conference
Philly.com / Posted 23 hours ago
be approved by regulators — for certain plans purchased by those buying their own insurance. Trump:In Texas, going through BlueCross/BlueShield they just announced a 60 percent increase. On November 1st, you’re going to have new numbers come out... Read more
9 related stories
23h
NBC Philadelphia
Fact-Checking Donald Trump's Press Conferencebe approved by regulators — for certain plans purchased by those buying their o
Fact-Checking Donald Trump's Press Conference
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 23 hours ago
be approved by regulators — for certain plans purchased by those buying their own insurance. Trump:In Texas, going through BlueCross/BlueShield they just announced a 60 percent increase. On November 1st, you’re going to have new numbers come out... Read more
9 related stories
23h
NBC New York
Fact-Checking Donald Trump's Press Conferencebe approved by regulators — for certain plans purchased by those buying their o
Fact-Checking Donald Trump's Press Conference
NBC New York / Posted 23 hours ago
be approved by regulators — for certain plans purchased by those buying their own insurance. Trump:In Texas, going through BlueCross/BlueShield they just announced a 60 percent increase. On November 1st, you’re going to have new numbers come out... Read more
9 related stories
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NBC Los Angeles
Fact-Checking Donald Trump's Press Conferencebe approved by regulators — for certain plans purchased by those buying their o
Fact-Checking Donald Trump's Press Conference
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 23 hours ago
be approved by regulators — for certain plans purchased by those buying their own insurance. Trump:In Texas, going through BlueCross/BlueShield they just announced a 60 percent increase. On November 1st, you’re going to have new numbers come out... Read more
9 related stories
23h
NBC Chicago
Fact-Checking Donald Trump's Press Conferencebe approved by regulators — for certain plans purchased by those buying their o
Fact-Checking Donald Trump's Press Conference
NBC Chicago / Posted 23 hours ago
be approved by regulators — for certain plans purchased by those buying their own insurance. Trump:In Texas, going through BlueCross/BlueShield they just announced a 60 percent increase. On November 1st, you’re going to have new numbers come out... Read more
9 related stories
23h
NBC Washington
Fact-Checking Donald Trump's Press Conferencebe approved by regulators — for certain plans purchased by those buying their o
Fact-Checking Donald Trump's Press Conference
NBC Washington / Posted 23 hours ago
be approved by regulators — for certain plans purchased by those buying their own insurance. Trump:In Texas, going through BlueCross/BlueShield they just announced a 60 percent increase. On November 1st, you’re going to have new numbers come out... Read more
9 related stories
23h
NBC Bay Area
Fact-Checking Donald Trump's Press Conferencebe approved by regulators — for certain plans purchased by those buying their o
Fact-Checking Donald Trump's Press Conference
NBC Bay Area / Posted 23 hours ago
be approved by regulators — for certain plans purchased by those buying their own insurance. Trump:In Texas, going through BlueCross/BlueShield they just announced a 60 percent increase. On November 1st, you’re going to have new numbers come out... Read more
9 related stories
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NBC Miami
Fact-Checking Donald Trump's Press Conferencebe approved by regulators — for certain plans purchased by those buying their o
Fact-Checking Donald Trump's Press Conference
NBC Miami / Posted yesterday
be approved by regulators — for certain plans purchased by those buying their own insurance. Trump:In Texas, going through BlueCross/BlueShield they just announced a 60 percent increase. On November 1st, you’re going to have new numbers come out... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
CareFirst revises request, seeks higher rate increaseCareFirst BlueCross BlueShield said Wednesday that rate increases it requested
CareFirst revises request, seeks higher rate increase
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield said Wednesday that rate increases it requested from the Maryland Insurance Commission earlier this year are not enough to cover costs for its exchange-based plans and that it needs even larger ones. The state's... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Vaughn Promoted To Chief Communications Officer At BlueCross BlueShield Of Tennessee BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee has appointed Roy Vaughn as senior vice pre
Vaughn Promoted To Chief Communications Officer At BlueCross BlueShield Of Tennessee
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee has appointed Roy Vaughn as senior vice president and chief communications officer. Mr. Vaughn will oversee all communication... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Welcome Home gets $25,000 to care for terminally ill homelessat Welcome Home could afford the $4,000-plus a month that it takes for their ca
Welcome Home gets $25,000 to care for terminally ill homeless
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
at Welcome Home could afford the $4,000-plus a month that it takes for their care, but donations from organizations like BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee, CHI Memorial Hospital and Community Foundation of Greater Chattanooga allow Welcome Home... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Bike Chattanooga celebrates four yearsare coming free to taxpayers thanks to grants and support from the Lyndhurst Fo
Bike Chattanooga celebrates four years
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
are coming free to taxpayers thanks to grants and support from the Lyndhurst Foundation, Friends of Outdoor Chattanooga and BlueCross BlueShield's Tennessee Health Foundation. Bike Chattanooga has employed college students during events like the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Independent Health says it is dropping CCS Oncology from its networkpays more for higher volume. That strain also plays out when health insurers s
Independent Health says it is dropping CCS Oncology from its network
The Buffalo News / Posted 7 days ago
pays more for higher volume. That strain also plays out when health insurers seek to offer narrow-network plans. Locally, BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York in the fall of 2014 engaged in a public feud with Catholic Health over a Medicare... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Step-Up Chattanooga places low-income students in internships at more than 40 local businesseshere, endorsed by Chattanooga Mayor Andy Berke and Hamilton County Mayor Jim Co
Step-Up Chattanooga places low-income students in internships at more than 40 local businesses
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
here, endorsed by Chattanooga Mayor Andy Berke and Hamilton County Mayor Jim Coppinger, is being funded for two years by BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee and the Benwood Foundation. Next year, Rector said, Step-Up Chattanooga wants to double... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Year Up gives youths a different path to jobslife." She doesn't feel that way anymore. Now she earns $20 an hour fielding c
Year Up gives youths a different path to jobs
Baltimore Sun / Posted 8 days ago
life." She doesn't feel that way anymore. Now she earns $20 an hour fielding customer service calls full time at CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield in Columbia. Jackson credits her turnaround to Year Up Baltimore, the local branch of a national... Read more
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The Daily Record
Rahul Rajkumar | CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield Rahul Rajkumar, MD, JD, previously the deputy director at the Center for Medi
Rahul Rajkumar | CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
The Daily Record / Posted 8 days ago
Rahul Rajkumar, MD, JD, previously the deputy director at the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation, has joined CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield as senior vice president and chief medical officer.... Read more
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The Daily Record
Rahul Rajkumar | CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield Rahul Rajkumar, MD, JD, previously the deputy director at the Center for Medi
Rahul Rajkumar | CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
The Daily Record / Posted 8 days ago
Rahul Rajkumar, MD, JD, previously the deputy director at the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation, has joined CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield as senior vice president and chief medical officer.... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
BlueCross Promotes Harris To Vice President Of Diversity And InclusionBlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee has promoted Ronald Harris to vice president
BlueCross Promotes Harris To Vice President Of Diversity And Inclusion
The Chattanoogan / Posted 8 days ago
BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee has promoted Ronald Harris to vice president of diversity and inclusion. In this role, he will be responsible for providing strategic leadership and counsel for diversity initiatives that include community outreach,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
City, BlueCross holding fitness classes in two parksa.m. Saturdays at Martin Luther King Jr. Park and 6:30 a.m. Thursdays and 10 a.
City, BlueCross holding fitness classes in two parks
The Buffalo News / Posted 9 days ago
a.m. Saturdays at Martin Luther King Jr. Park and 6:30 a.m. Thursdays and 10 a.m. Saturdays at Perkins Park, 325 E. Ferry St. No registration is required. The classes are sponsored by the City of Buffalo and BlueCross BlueShield of Western New Y... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Fitness Fest engages kids, parentsstaffed the event, with the majority supplied by the University of Mississippi
Fitness Fest engages kids, parents
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 11 days ago
staffed the event, with the majority supplied by the University of Mississippi Medical Center, Batson Children’s Hospital, BlueCross BlueShield of Mississippi and the Ridgeland High School Band, Cook said. NEVER SAY QUIT: Bodybuilder muscles past... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Head of New York insurer says docs need 'deeper partnership' with health plans$1 billion in annual revenue and 222,000 members, making it considerably smalle
Head of New York insurer says docs need 'deeper partnership' with health plans
Crain's New York Business / Posted 14 days ago
$1 billion in annual revenue and 222,000 members, making it considerably smaller than the city’s largest insurers—Empire BlueCross BlueShield, UnitedHealthcare and Healthfirst. The company recently announced it would no longer offer a qualified... Read more
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The Daily Record
The Daily Record announces 2016 Most Admired CEOsMBA, CAE, Board of Certification/Accreditation Nonprofit More than $10 Million
The Daily Record announces 2016 Most Admired CEOs
The Daily Record / Posted 14 days ago
MBA, CAE, Board of Certification/Accreditation Nonprofit More than $10 Million in Annual Revenue Chet Burrell, CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield Kathleen B. Hetherington, Ed.D., Howard Community College Karen J. Lee, SEEC Dr. Peggy Naleppa,... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
BlueCross And CHATECH Teach Coding To Area Students BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee will host 25 Hamilton County students next
BlueCross And CHATECH Teach Coding To Area Students
The Chattanoogan / Posted 15 days ago
BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee will host 25 Hamilton County students next week to teach them the basics of computer programming. BlueCross has partnered with the Chattanooga Technology Council... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Ball Named Vice President Of Information Security For BlueCrossDiane Ball has been promoted to vice president of Information Security for Blue
Ball Named Vice President Of Information Security For BlueCross
The Chattanoogan / Posted 15 days ago
Diane Ball has been promoted to vice president of Information Security for BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee. She will be responsible for leading the Information Security program across the company. “Information security continues to be a priority... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Head of New York insurer says docs need "deeper partnership" with health plans$1 billion in annual revenue and 222,000 members, making it considerably smalle
Head of New York insurer says docs need "deeper partnership" with health plans
Crain's New York Business / Posted 15 days ago
$1 billion in annual revenue and 222,000 members, making it considerably smaller than the city’s largest insurers—Empire BlueCross BlueShield, UnitedHealthcare and Healthfirst. The company recently announced it would no longer offer a qualified... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Downtown Chattanooga hotel, condominiums and more included in extensive $88 million projectthe local group with brother Ken Defoor. "It's like a city icon," Byron Defoor
Downtown Chattanooga hotel, condominiums and more included in extensive $88 million project
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 15 days ago
the local group with brother Ken Defoor. "It's like a city icon," Byron Defoor said about the John Portman-designed former BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee headquarters the group bought in 2010. He said 18,000 square feet of convention space will... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
BlueCross Promotes Smith To Director Of Service OperationsBlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee has promoted Patricia Smith to director of se
BlueCross Promotes Smith To Director Of Service Operations
The Chattanoogan / Posted 16 days ago
BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee has promoted Patricia Smith to director of service operations for provider and inter-plan/BlueCard operations. She will lead teams responsible for operational support and claims processing for BlueCard services, a... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
BlueCross Promotes Smith To Director Of Service Operations BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee has promoted Patricia Smith to director of
BlueCross Promotes Smith To Director Of Service Operations
The Chattanoogan / Posted 16 days ago
BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee has promoted Patricia Smith to director of service operations for provider and inter-plan/BlueCard operations. She will lead teams responsible for... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Upcoming City Council Agenda For TuesdayRESOURCES d. A resolution authorizing the Director of Human Resources to enter
Upcoming City Council Agenda For Tuesday
The Chattanoogan / Posted 20 days ago
RESOURCES d. A resolution authorizing the Director of Human Resources to enter into an agreement with BlueCross/BlueShield of Tennessee (BlueRe) to provide the City of Chattanooga with a stop loss policy on large... Read more
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The Buffalo News
HealthNow New York files trademark lawsuit against Tennessee firmvirtually identical to its own name and is in violation of the Buffalo-based in
HealthNow New York files trademark lawsuit against Tennessee firm
The Buffalo News / Posted 20 days ago
virtually identical to its own name and is in violation of the Buffalo-based insurance company’s trademark. The parent of BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York filed a trademark infringement suit last month in federal district court in Buffalo... Read more
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The Hill
Obama’s last-ditch push for Zika funding | Health spending bill making moves(AL.com) Maryland's ObamaCare co-op must pay $24.2 million in fees this year,
Obama’s last-ditch push for Zika funding | Health spending bill making moves
The Hill / Posted 21 days ago
(AL.com) Maryland's ObamaCare co-op must pay $24.2 million in fees this year, while the state's largest insurer, CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield will receive $50.7 million. (Baltimore Sun) Want more from The Hill? Try THE HILL EXTRA: HEALTHCARE for... Read more
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Columbia Star
Folks About Towncredential. Eileen Stevens, with Abacus Planning Group, has completed all requ
Folks About Town
Columbia Star / Posted 21 days ago
credential. Eileen Stevens, with Abacus Planning Group, has completed all requirements for the CFP credential. BlueCross Blue- Shield of South Carolina and Blue Choice Health- Plan have been selected to participate in the Oncology Care... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Fidelis Care, a large Amherst employer, sees earnings dipdifferently than the other insurance companies that call the region home. Healt
Fidelis Care, a large Amherst employer, sees earnings dip
The Buffalo News / Posted 21 days ago
differently than the other insurance companies that call the region home. HealthNow New York, the Buffalo-based parent of BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York; Amherst-based Independent Health; and Excellus BlueCross BlueShield, the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Evergreen Health to pay $24 million under Affordable Care Act programclients. Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States owes $14.7 million and Ae
Evergreen Health to pay $24 million under Affordable Care Act program
Baltimore Sun / Posted 21 days ago
clients. Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States owes $14.7 million and Aetna will shell out $11.8 million. CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield, the state's largest insurer, meanwhile, will receive $50.7 million — all but $1 million of the total... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
More health insurers leave Deschuets County individual marketannouncement adds to what has already been a significant exodus and leaves Desc
More health insurers leave Deschuets County individual market
KTVZ Bend / Posted 22 days ago
announcement adds to what has already been a significant exodus and leaves Deschutes residents with few options. Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon and BridgeSpan Health will not sell individual policies in the country, and BridgeSpan will... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Work Set To Get Underway To Convert Gold Building To Westin Hotel; Chestnut Street To Get New Streetscaping At Developer's ExpenseStreet. City Councilman Chris Anderson said, "Chestnut Street in that section
Work Set To Get Underway To Convert Gold Building To Westin Hotel; Chestnut Street To Get New Streetscaping At Developer's Expense
The Chattanoogan / Posted 22 days ago
Street. City Councilman Chris Anderson said, "Chestnut Street in that section right now does not look so good. The Defoors want to make it an attractive entryway. The Gold Building was vacated by BlueCross BlueShield with the move to Cameron... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Chattanooga Chamber Announces Leadership Chattanooga 2016-17 ClassBridge Financial Planning, LLC Jill Hartness, Boyd-Buchanan School Jenny Hill
Chattanooga Chamber Announces Leadership Chattanooga 2016-17 Class
The Chattanoogan / Posted 23 days ago
Bridge Financial Planning, LLC Jill Hartness, Boyd-Buchanan School Jenny Hill, Papercut Interactive Larissa Huskey, BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee Zach Hutcherson, Henderson, Hutcherson & McCullough Sarah Lane, Hamilton County... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
40 chosen for next Leadership Chattanooga classBridge Financial Planning, LLC Jill Hartness, Boyd-Buchanan School Jenny Hill
40 chosen for next Leadership Chattanooga class
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 23 days ago
Bridge Financial Planning, LLC Jill Hartness, Boyd-Buchanan School Jenny Hill, Papercut Interactive Larissa Huskey, BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee Zach Hutcherson, Henderson, Hutcherson & McCullough Sarah Lane, Hamilton County public... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Upcoming City Council Agenda For Tuesdayto certain conditions. h. A resolution authorizing the Director of Human Reso
Upcoming City Council Agenda For Tuesday
The Chattanoogan / Posted 27 days ago
to certain conditions. h. A resolution authorizing the Director of Human Resources to renew the existing agreement with BlueCross/BlueShield of Tennessee and Assurant Employee Benefits to provide voluntary dental insurance to City employees at... Read more
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The Express-Times
Allentown police use heroin antidote 1st night they have itheroin and prescription pain relievers such as morphine, fentanyl, Percocet, me
Allentown police use heroin antidote 1st night they have it
The Express-Times / Posted 27 days ago
heroin and prescription pain relievers such as morphine, fentanyl, Percocet, methadone and oxycodone. Soon after, Capital BlueCross announced a program to help police departments in its 21-county service area -- including the Lehigh Valley -- to... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Allentown police, LNAA police to carry naloxoneCounty, according to Martin. Martin said the Pennsylvania District Attorney’s
Allentown police, LNAA police to carry naloxone
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 28 days ago
County, according to Martin. Martin said the Pennsylvania District Attorney’s Association received a grant from Capital BlueCross to help district attorneys in the 21 counties in which it does business to acquire a supply of Naloxone for their... Read more
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The Daily Record
Jeff Lehrfeld, Tara Charvat and Christine Hedges | WellDocemployers, accountable care organizations and patient-centered medical homes. S
Jeff Lehrfeld, Tara Charvat and Christine Hedges | WellDoc
The Daily Record / Posted 28 days ago
employers, accountable care organizations and patient-centered medical homes. She joins the company after holding client advisory services and national account director roles at CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield and Kaiser Permanente, resp... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Wisdom Wednesday: What I know for suresure that a positive attitude is essential for health and well being." Anne Ba
Wisdom Wednesday: What I know for sure
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 29 days ago
sure that a positive attitude is essential for health and well being." Anne Baum/Vice President. Lehigh Valley for Capital BlueCross. Holds nearly a dozen board and leadership roles in the community "What I know for sure is that everyone has... Read more
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