AddThis Feed Button Mobile Feed

Posted on Apr 19, 2016 (14 days ago)

Alabama Public Radio

Alabama governor sued in latest fallout from scandal, Tuition increase for Community Colleges
Alabama Public Radio
Chancellor Mark Heinrich says the system is making changes that he hopes will eliminate the need for tuition increases in future years. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama will host a Walk at Lunch Day in Montgomery (tomorrow/this) morning. The event ...

and more »

Post to facebook Facebook  | Post to twitter Twitter  | Digg This! Digg This!   | Email article Email article   |   Read More...
Posted today (14 hours ago)

Politics In Real Life: Rising Health Care Costs Weigh On Voters
Alabama Public Radio
Then last year Blue Cross eliminated that plan — which is pretty common as insurers adjust to the Obamacare markets — and Powell was forced to buy the more expensive policy with a deductible of $3,000 for each person in her family. The insurance pays ...

and more »

Post to facebook Facebook  | Post to twitter Twitter  | Digg This! Digg This!   | Email article Email article   |   Read More...
Posted on Apr 15, 2016 (18 days ago)

BCBS of Alabama hosting Walk At Lunch day on April 20
WTVM
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama and the City of Montgomery will host the event on Wednesday at Montgomery's Riverwalk Stadium from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. You can email walkatlunch@bcbsal.org, or visit the BCBS website for more details about ...


Post to facebook Facebook  | Post to twitter Twitter  | Digg This! Digg This!   | Email article Email article   |   Read More...
Posted today (7 hours ago)

U.S. News & World Report

UnitedHealth Drop Out May Hurt Affordable Care Act Exchange
Neurology Advisor
And some Blue Cross Blue Shield insurance plans, including those in Alabama and North Carolina, also have reported red ink on plans sold on the Affordable Care Act exchanges, according to news reports. One notable exception is Anthem Inc., the nation's ...
Obamacare's November surprisePolitico

all 80 news articles »

Post to facebook Facebook  | Post to twitter Twitter  | Digg This! Digg This!   | Email article Email article   |   Read More...
Posted on Feb 3, 2016 (90 days ago)

AL.com

Blue Cross of Alabama predicts $135 million loss in 2015, mostly due to Obamacare
AL.com
Executives at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama are predicting losses of $135 million in 2015, mostly due to the costs of insuring patients who gained coverage under Obamacare. The insurance company has already tallied losses of $109 million through ...
Here's why Blue Cross lost $135M last yearBirmingham Business Journal

all 14 news articles »

Post to facebook Facebook  | Post to twitter Twitter  | Digg This! Digg This!   | Email article Email article   |   Read More...
Posted yesterday.

Minority Health Issues Need Bigger Play, House Dems Say
MedPage Today
WASHINGTON -- Minority health issues are being ignored by Congress and are often misunderstood, panelists said at a forum on Capitol Hill on Friday. "There are no Republicans in this room," Rep. G.K. Butterfield (D-N.C.) noted at the forum, which was ...

and more »

Post to facebook Facebook  | Post to twitter Twitter  | Digg This! Digg This!   | Email article Email article   |   Read More...
Posted yesterday.

Philly.com

People on the Move: Aqua America taps new chief administrative officer
Philly.com
Tandigm is a 50-50 joint venture between Independence Blue Cross and DaVita HealthCare Partners. Brinker Simpson & Co., Philadelphia, has announced the following hires: F. Rocco Catalano, ... Kevin McBride, who led the South Region as president since ...

and more »

Post to facebook Facebook  | Post to twitter Twitter  | Digg This! Digg This!   | Email article Email article   |   Read More...
Posted yesterday.

Puente Arizona v. Arpaio
The Recorder
For Plaintiff: Jessica Vosburgh (argued) National Day Laborer Organizing Network, Hoover, Alabama; Cindy Pánuco (argued), Joshua Piovia-Scott, and Dan Stormer, Hadsell Stormer & Renick LLC, Pasadena, California; Anne Lai, University of California ...


Post to facebook Facebook  | Post to twitter Twitter  | Digg This! Digg This!   | Email article Email article   |   Read More...
Posted on Mar 23, 2016 (41 days ago)

AL.com

Blue Cross members will pay more at 18 hospitals starting in April
AL.com
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama introduced its hospital tiered network in 2006, which classified hospitals as Tier 1 or Tier 2 based on the quality and the value of care. Patients save money by using preferred Tier 1 hospitals, and pay more out-of ...
Two area hospitals rated Tier I from Blue CrossDadevilleRecord.com
BCBS members expected to pay less at Wiregrass Medical CenterDothan Eagle

all 6 news articles »

Post to facebook Facebook  | Post to twitter Twitter  | Digg This! Digg This!   | Email article Email article   |   Read More...
Posted on Dec 11, 2015 (144 days ago)

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama will pay for telemedicine services
ModernHealthcare.com
“We are proud to support telemedicine because we want our members to have enhanced access to quality healthcare wherever they are in Alabama,” said Doug McIntyre, vice president of network operations at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama, in a ...


Post to facebook Facebook  | Post to twitter Twitter  | Digg This! Digg This!   | Email article Email article   |   Read More...



Click on a plan name below for the latest news

BCBS RSS Feeds Each Plan Has its own RSS Feed


Alabama, Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Alaska, Premera Blue Cross Blue Shield
Arizona, Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
California, Anthem Blue Cross
California, Blue Shield
Colorado, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Connecticut, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Delaware, Blue Cross and Blue Shield
District of Columbia, CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Florida, Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Georgia, Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Hawaii Medical Service Association
Idaho, Blue Cross
Idaho, Regence BlueShield of Idaho
Illinois, Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Indiana, Wellpoint, Inc.
Iowa, Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Kansas, Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Kentucky, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Louisiana, Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Maine, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Maryland, CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Massachusetts, Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Michigan, Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Minnesota, Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Mississippi, Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Missouri, Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Missouri, BlueCross and BlueShield of Kansas City
Montana, Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Nebraska, Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Nevada, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield
New Hampshire, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield
New Jersey, Horizon Blue Cross and Blue Shield
New Mexico, Blue Cross and Blue Shield
New York, BlueCross & BlueShield of Western
New York, BlueShield of Northeastern
New York, Empire Blue Cross and Blue Shield
New York, Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
North Carolina, Blue Cross and Blue Shield
North Dakota, Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Ohio, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Oklahoma, Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Oregon, Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon
Pennsylvania, Blue Cross of Northeastern -- Wilkes-Barre
Pennsylvania, Capital Blue Cross -- Harrisburg
Pennsylvania, Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield -- Pittsburgh
Pennsylvania, Highmark Blue Shield
Pennsylvania, Independence Blue Cross -- Philadelphia
Rhode Island, Blue Cross and Blue Shield
South Carolina, Blue Cross and Blue Shield
South Dakota, Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Tennessee, Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Texas, Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Utah, Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Utah
Vermont, Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Virginia, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Virginia, CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
Washington, Premera Blue Cross
Washington, Regence BlueShield
West Virginia, Mountain State Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Wisconsin, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Wyoming, Blue Cross and Blue Shield