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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...

Mar 23, 2009, 12:43 ET

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas Sponsors Bridges to Excellence Program, Focusing on Quality Management of Diabetes

Bold, new BCBSTX program to make health and wellness top priorities by rewarding physicians for performance. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas...

Sep 11, 2008, 01:00 ET

Preparations by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas Will Assist Members Affected by Hurricane Ike

DALLAS, Sept. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- As predictions increase for Hurricane Ike to become a category 3 or 4 storm when it reaches the Texas Gulf...

Sep 02, 2008, 01:00 ET

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas Prepared to Assist Members Affected by Hurricane Gustav

DALLAS, Sept. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to the widespread displacement caused by Hurricane Gustav, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas...

Jul 21, 2008, 01:00 ET

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas Develops Policy to Promote Patient Safety and Stop Reimbursement for 'Never Events,' 'Serious Hospital Acquired Conditions'

RICHARDSON, Texas, July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Officials at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) have announced, as part of its continuing...

Apr 28, 2008, 01:00 ET

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas Announces Executive Changes

RICHARDSON, Texas, April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) has announced that former commissioner of the Texas...

Mar 24, 2008, 01:00 ET

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas Transforms its Role, Commits to Health and Wellness of Members and Communities

RICHARDSON, Texas, March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) today announced a new mission reflecting cultural...

Feb 04, 2008, 00:00 ET

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas Launches an Integrated Medical-Dental Health Program

RICHARDSON, Texas, Feb. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) is announcing the launch of BlueCare Dental...

Nov 14, 2007, 00:00 ET

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas Announces Flexible, Affordable Blue MedicareRx(SM) Medicare Prescription Drug Plans

RICHARDSON, Texas, Nov. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas announced today that it will offer three Medicare Part D...

Dec 05, 2006, 00:00 ET

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas Plans Move to New Headquarters; Larger Facility Able to House 1,000 More Employees at No Extra Cost

RICHARDSON, Texas, Dec. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) has announced plans to lease office space in a new...