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Feb 11, 2016, 11:05 ET

Capital BlueCross Announces New Vice President of Ancillary Services

Capital BlueCross today announced Chris Davis as the company's new vice president of ancillary services. Davis was previously vice president of...

Jan 12, 2016, 12:42 ET

Capital BlueCross Announces New Chief Information Officer

 Capital BlueCross today announced Scott Frank as the company's new chief information officer. Frank comes to Capital BlueCross from...

Jan 06, 2016, 10:12 ET

Capital BlueCross New Hospital Recognition Program Improves Quality of Care for Customers

 Capital BlueCross today announced an agreement with The Leapfrog Group, a national nonprofit organization focused on health care quality and...

Dec 14, 2015, 12:12 ET

Capital BlueCross Gives $100,000 to Provide Police Officers with Naloxone

 Capital BlueCross today announced it is providing an additional $100,000 to arm police officers with naloxone, the medication that reverses...

Dec 04, 2015, 11:49 ET

Capital BlueCross Employees Donate Holiday Gifts to Hundreds of Local Children in Need

Capital BlueCross employees, through the company's Secret Santa program, are donating gifts to 600 children who might not otherwise have something...

Dec 02, 2015, 13:31 ET

Capital BlueCross Recognizes Pennsylvania Businesses for Improving Employee Health

 Capital BlueCross today recognized five Pennsylvania businesses for excellence in worksite wellness. The ceremony at the Capital Blue health...

Nov 11, 2015, 12:01 ET

Capital BlueCross Establishes Oncology Program to Improve Care for Cancer Patients

When patients are diagnosed with cancer, they and their family members are immediately faced with a search for answers and the best care possible....

Nov 05, 2015, 10:39 ET

Capital BlueCross to Provide Free Glucose Screenings on World Diabetes Day, Nov. 14

Capital BlueCross announced today it will provide free glucose screenings at its Capital Blue health and wellness stores on Nov. 14, World Diabetes...

Aug 17, 2015, 10:13 ET

Capital BlueCross to connect customers with doctor visits by live video

 Imagine waking up in the middle of the night with a fever and a sore throat. It doesn't require a visit to the emergency room, but you don't...

Jul 09, 2015, 11:10 ET

New Capital Blue health and wellness store to celebrate opening with free community health fair July 15

 Capital BlueCross is celebrating the opening of another health and wellness store with a free "Fit, Fun & Sun" community health fair....

Jun 22, 2015, 11:56 ET

Capital BlueCross announces local cafe partner for new health and wellness store at Hampden Marketplace

 When Capital BlueCross opens its new Capital Blue store this summer in the up-and-coming Hampden Marketplace in Hampden Township, the store...

Jun 16, 2015, 09:35 ET

Capital BlueCross bolsters leadership with new senior vice president of Government Programs

 Bolstering its leadership to grow its government business lines, Capital BlueCross today announced the appointment of Debbie Rittenour,...

Jun 02, 2015, 12:00 ET

Local organizations band together on free diabetes, blood pressure screening campaign for community members

 Twelve local organizations, brought together by Capital BlueCross, are kicking off a grassroots preventive health campaign to raise awareness...

May 14, 2015, 09:44 ET

Capital BlueCross showcases digital health evolution at annual health care forums

 Capital BlueCross will host Daniel Burrus, one of the world's leading technology forecasters and innovation experts, at its two annual...

May 05, 2015, 09:56 ET

Capital BlueCross ranks highest among other health insurers in American Customer Satisfaction Index

Capital BlueCross scored higher than all health insurance companies tracked in the 2014 American Customer Satisfaction Index™ (ACSI),...

Mar 23, 2015, 09:39 ET

Capital BlueCross' Gary St. Hilaire and Mark Caron talk changing market, importance of data analytics at 12th Annual World Health Care Congress

Two Capital BlueCross senior executives are serving as faculty speakers during the 12th annual World Health Care Congress March 23-24 in...

Mar 18, 2015, 09:38 ET

Capital BlueCross offers five simple nutrition tips that can make a big difference in your health

Capital BlueCross this month, National Nutrition Month, is reminding residents in central Pennsylvania and the Lehigh Valley that making even small...

Mar 17, 2015, 15:34 ET

Dr. Jennifer Chambers of Capital BlueCross joins Penn State Harrisburg 'Women Helping Women' panel on career paths

 Dr. Jennifer Chambers, Capital BlueCross chief medical officer, today joined a panel at Penn State Harrisburg to talk about women and their...

Mar 05, 2015, 09:59 ET

Capital BlueCross upholds No. 3 ranking globally on list of Training magazine's top companies

For the second straight year, Capital BlueCross is ranked No. 3 globally on the Training magazine annual list of Top 125 companies for...

Feb 24, 2015, 16:05 ET

Capital BlueCross, Florida Blue to discuss future of retail in health insurance at World Congress

Capital BlueCross and Florida Blue are teaming up to discuss the future of retail stores in health insurance on Feb. 25 at the World Congress'...