News from blue cross blue shield of arizona A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Oct 21, 2014, 12:11 ET

Free Health Program Celebrates 10th Anniversary By Expanding To More Arizona Students

 For the past nine years, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona has offered the Walk On! Challenge as a free children's health initiative to...

Oct 01, 2014, 15:18 ET

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Advantage Expands Medicare Option to Pima County

Beginning October 15 of this year, Medicare-eligible, Pima County residents will have the option to enroll with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona...

Aug 11, 2014, 17:55 ET

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Advantage Adds Executive Leadership

Blue Cross® Blue Shield® of Arizona Advantage (BCBSAZ Advantage), an affiliate of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona (BCBSAZ), has named...

Jul 07, 2014, 13:38 ET

Phoenix's Children's Hospital and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Pilot State's First Childhood Obesity Clinic

The mental, physical and financial impact of childhood obesity is challenging American youth in every state. For Arizona, the numbers are...

Jun 05, 2014, 17:19 ET

Rich Boals, Blue Cross® Blue Shield® of Arizona's President and CEO, Receives Prestigious Arizona Town Hall Award

 Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona (BCBSAZ) President and CEO, Rich Boals, has been recognized by Arizona Town Hall with the prestigious 2014...

May 23, 2014, 18:59 ET

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Offers Assistance to Its Members in the Slide Fire Area

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona is offering assistance to its members who have been affected by the Slide Fire in northern Arizona. As...

May 15, 2014, 16:20 ET

Five Arizona Teachers Each Receive $5,000 Grant

 Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona recently awarded five Arizona teachers a $5,000 grant for each of their schools to fund health-related...

May 08, 2014, 18:00 ET

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Helping Members Understand New Options Under the Affordable Care Act

"We are very pleased with the Arizona Department of Insurance's (DOI) announcement today," said Jeff Stelnik, a Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona...

Apr 10, 2014, 15:40 ET

Blue Cross® Blue Shield® of Arizona Celebrates 75 Years with Statewide Campaign Arizonans First. Always.

To commemorate 75 years in business and to thank Arizona for always supporting the locally-based health insurer, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona...

Mar 31, 2014, 14:02 ET

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Ranks Highest in Member Satisfaction in the Southwest

The 2014 J.D. Power U.S. Member Health Plan Study(SM) ranks Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona (BCBSAZ) highest among health plan members in the...

Dec 31, 2013, 11:10 ET

Calling All Aspiring Kid Chefs

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona is looking for kid friendly, healthy side dishes To inspire more Arizona kids to try healthy foods, Blue...

Dec 09, 2013, 12:00 ET

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Hires Vice President of Marketing

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona (BCBSAZ) is pleased to introduce Jennifer Kaufman who has been hired as vice president of marketing for the...

Nov 01, 2013, 13:14 ET

Free In-Class Health Program Complete with Curriculum Available to Teachers Statewide

Registration for Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona's 9th annual Walk On! Challenge now open Fifth-grade teachers statewide are invited to...

Oct 29, 2013, 12:46 ET

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Advantage Adds Scottsdale Healthcare to Medicare Advantage Network

 Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Advantage, an affiliate of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona (BCBSAZ), is expanding its physician network to...

Oct 08, 2013, 15:29 ET

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona y Chicanos Por la Causa, Inc. trabajan en conjunto para educar y asistir a los residentes de Arizona

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona (BCBSAZ) y Chicanos Por la Causa, Inc. (CPLC) anunciaron un esfuerzo conjunto para ayudar a educar a los...

Oct 08, 2013, 14:53 ET

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona and Chicanos Por La Causa, Inc. Combine Efforts to Educate and Empower Arizonans

Arizona Community Gets Help in Making Sense of Healthcare Reform from Two Prominent Organizations  Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona...

Jul 02, 2013, 14:00 ET

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Offers Assistance To Its Members In The Yarnell Hill Fire Area.

 Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona is offering assistance to its members who have been affected by the Yarnell Hill Fire in central...

May 14, 2013, 10:30 ET

Five Arizona Teachers Each Awarded a $5,000 Grant

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona recently awarded five Arizona fifth-grade teachers a $5,000 grant for each of their schools to help reduce...

Apr 08, 2013, 13:34 ET

Arizona Businesses Offered New, More Flexible Way to Purchase Healthcare Coverage

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona introduces unique online health insurance marketplace Businesses throughout Arizona now have a convenient,...

Jan 09, 2013, 13:10 ET

Arizona Kids Invited To Submit Ideas For A Lunchbox Makeover

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona to select five finalists for contest  Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona is looking for...