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Jun 26, 2014, 09:30 ET
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Buckeye Community Health Plan Program Receives Top Honor from OAHP

 The Buckeye Community Health Plan "FIRST STEP Addiction in Pregnancy" case management program received the Ohio Association of Health Plan's...

Jun 02, 2014, 16:01 ET
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Cleveland Clinic Joins BCHP Network for Medicare

Buckeye Community Health Plan (BCHP) today announced that, effective May 1, Cleveland Clinic facilities and providers are part of the in-network...

Apr 22, 2014, 15:00 ET
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Minority Populations in U.S. Hit Hard by High Blood Pressure, Kidney Disease, Diabetes

 April is National Minority Health Month, and Buckeye Community Health Plan (BCHP) encourages all Ohioans to understand that some minorities...

Mar 12, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Communication and Understanding Are Keys to Preventing Teen Dating Violence

Teasing and name calling may appear to be a harmless and "normal" part of teen dating, but Ronald Charles, M.D., vice president for medical affairs...

Feb 27, 2014, 09:00 ET

Buckeye Community Health Plan Shares Tips for Preventing Heart Disease

 "According to the American Heart Association, heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women in this country. About...

Dec 04, 2013, 13:00 ET
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Proactive Health Maintenance and Prevention Starts with Regular Doctor Visits

 One of the best ways to safeguard health is for patients to keep up with annual doctor check-ups, proactively seek information and take an...

Nov 15, 2013, 11:00 ET
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Planning, Activity Make Holidays Manageable for Diabetic Patients

 November marks the official beginning of a wide variety of holidays and festivities geared around family and celebrations. But the focus on...

Oct 29, 2013, 14:00 ET
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Regular Check-ups Key to Healthy Pregnancy

 Nurturing a healthy baby starts with a complete program of prenatal care, according to Brad Lucas, M.D., Chief Medical Officer for Buckeye...

Oct 21, 2013, 13:00 ET
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Teen Health Check-ups Screen Problems, Provide Early Solutions

 The teenage years are a busy time for young people and parents and are filled with changes of many types – physical, emotional and...

Oct 14, 2013, 13:00 ET
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Flu Prevention Begins with Vaccine, Healthy Habits

 With flu season upon us, there are several simple actions Ohioans can take to avoid influenza and keep families healthy. "One of the best...

Sep 27, 2013, 15:12 ET
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Buckeye Community Health Plan Receives Approval to Participate in Ohio Health Insurance Marketplace

Buckeye Community Health Plan announced today that it has received approval from the Ohio Department of Insurance and the Centers for Medicare...

Jun 13, 2007, 01:00 ET

Buckeye Community Health Plan Receives Prestigious NCQA Accreditation

COLUMBUS, Ohio, June 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Buckeye Community Health Plan (Buckeye), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC),...