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Nov 12, 2013, 15:19 ET
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Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas and Tenet Healthcare Corporation Collaborate on Statewide ACO to Improve Quality and Efficiency of Care

 Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) and Tenet Healthcare Corporation (Tenet) have agreed to collaborate to offer an innovative,...

Oct 24, 2013, 08:00 ET
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Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas Introduces Enhanced Medicare Advantage Prescription Drug Plan to its Medicare Offering for the 2014 Annual Enrollment Period

 Medicare beneficiaries in Texas now have more options for health care coverage that provides them additional choice, flexibility and...

Sep 19, 2013, 10:06 ET
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Be Covered Texas To Host Free Community Health Events in Dallas and Houston in October

 Be Covered Texas, a statewide education and outreach initiative sponsored by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas, will be hosting two...

Sep 05, 2013, 10:30 ET
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Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas and Memorial Hermann Health System Announce Alliance to Improve Quality of Care and Reduce Costs

 Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) and Memorial Hermann Accountable Care Organization (MHACO) announced a new strategic alliance...

Jul 23, 2013, 07:00 ET
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BCBSTX Creates A New, Local, High-Level Position To Focus On The Houston And SE Texas Market

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) is increasing its investment in the Houston and Southeast Texas market.  The state's largest...

Jul 08, 2013, 16:26 ET

Campaña Be Covered Texas "Asegura tu Salud" Sobrepasa los 100 Socios Comunitarios y Lanza Línea de Ayuda Gratuita 1-800 para los Consumidores que Hablan Español

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas anunció que ya cuenta con más de 100 organizaciones comunitarias a través del estado de Texas que se...

Jul 08, 2013, 16:18 ET

Be Covered Texas Campaign Passes 100 Partner Milestone; Launches Bilingual Educational Hotline for Consumers

 Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas announced that more than 100 community organizations across the state, including many Latino-focused...

Jun 28, 2013, 19:20 ET
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Memorial Hermann Health System and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas Announce Contract Agreement

 Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) and Memorial Hermann Health System announced today they have reached a multi-year agreement. The...

Jun 27, 2013, 11:30 ET
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Be Covered Texas Campaign Passes 100 Partner Milestone, Launches Educational Hotline for Consumers

 Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas announced today that more than 100 community organizations across the state have joined its Be...

Apr 25, 2013, 16:19 ET
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Blue Cross Blue Shield Texas Welcomes New Chief Medical Officer

 Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) today announced its new chief medical officer. Dr. Dan McCoy, who has previously served as the...

Apr 23, 2013, 13:52 ET

Be Covered "Asegura tu Salud" y sus Socios Comunitarios se Unen Para Ayudar a los Residentes de Texas Sin Seguro Médico

La campaña Be Covered "Asegura tu Salud" anunció hoy su asociación con 28 organizaciones, incluyendo grupos comunitarios, agencias...

Apr 23, 2013, 12:45 ET

Be Covered Texas Campaign and Community Partners Working Together To Help Reach Uninsured

 Today, the Be Covered Texas campaign announced partnerships with 28 organizations, including community groups, direct service agencies,...

Apr 17, 2013, 09:00 ET

Be Covered Texas Campaign and Community Partners Working Together To Reach Uninsured Texans

Today, the Be Covered Texas campaign announced partnerships with 28 organizations, including community groups, direct service agencies, advocacy...

Apr 03, 2013, 11:00 ET

BCBSTX Launches 2013 Healthy Kids Healthy Families Initiative

Against a backdrop of rising childhood obesity and other medical concerns, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) today launched the opening...

Mar 12, 2013, 09:45 ET

Blue Cross Blue Shield Texas lanza la campaña "Be Covered Texas" para concientizar acerca de las opciones de inscripción a un seguro médico individual

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) lanzaron hoy una iniciativa de educación y participación a nivel estatal destinada a los...

Mar 12, 2013, 08:00 ET

Blue Cross Blue Shield Texas lanza la campaña "Be Covered Texas" para concientizar acerca de las opciones de inscripción a un seguro médico individual

 Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) lanzaron hoy una iniciativa de educación y participación a nivel estatal...

Mar 12, 2013, 08:00 ET

Blue Cross Blue Shield Texas Launches "Be Covered Texas" Campaign to Raise Awareness of Individual Health Insurance Enrollment Options

 Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) today launched a statewide education and outreach initiative targeting Texas' uninsured...

Mar 12, 2013, 08:00 ET

Blue Cross Blue Shield Texas Launches "Be Covered Texas" Campaign to Raise Awareness of Individual Health Insurance Enrollment Options

 Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) today launched a statewide education and outreach initiative targeting Texas' uninsured...

Jan 14, 2013, 15:11 ET

Blue Cross and Blue Shield and Texas Health Resources Implement Innovative Reforms to Improve Quality of Care and Reduce Costs

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) and Texas Health Resources (Texas Health) announced today a new strategic alliance to deliver...

Jan 09, 2013, 09:00 ET

New Agreement Announced by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas and The University of Texas System

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) and The University of Texas System (The UT System) have announced that they are extending their...