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23 Apr, 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,...


17 Apr, 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...


03 Apr, 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...


12 Mar, 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...


12 Mar, 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...


12 Mar, 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...


12 Mar, 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...


14 Jan, 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...


09 Jan, 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...


01 Oct, 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...


29 Aug, 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...


14 Jun, 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...


01 Jun, 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....


14 Jun, 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...


30 Jul, 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...


23 Mar, 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...


11 Sep, 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...


02 Sep, 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...


21 Jul, 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...


28 Apr, 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...