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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...

Oct 01, 2012, 08:00 ET

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas Introduces a Medicare Advantage Prescription Drug Plan to its Medicare Offering for the 2013 Annual Enrollment Period

Medicare beneficiaries in Texas now have another option for health care coverage that provides them additional choice, flexibility and coordinated...

Aug 29, 2012, 13:33 ET

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas Offers Assistance for Members Impacted by Hurricane Isaac

During a natural disaster, you never know where you may end up. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) understands that many of our members...

Jun 14, 2011, 10:00 ET

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas Names G. Brint Ryan to Affiliate Board

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) announced today that G. Brint Ryan, CEO and Managing Principal of Ryan, LLC, has been elected to its...

Jun 01, 2011, 12:54 ET

BCBSTX Expands and Advances Mobile Experience for Members

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) has announced new, enhanced features that expand the mobile experience through Blue Access Mobile....

Jun 14, 2010, 13:06 ET

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas Sponsors Innovative Cardiovascular Disease Program That Rewards Physicians

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) is now collaborating with an innovative program, Bridges to Excellence (BTE), to implement the Cardiac...

Jul 30, 2009, 10:50 ET

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas Collaborates With Five Blue Plans to Increase Transparency, Expand Access to Health Care Cost Information

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) joined other Blue Plans today to announce plans to collaborate to provide access to an...