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Posted on December 3, 2018

Richard Burton to Join Public Sector Account Management Team

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey is pleased to announce that Richard Burton, Sales Manager, will join the Public Sector Account Management team effective December 3, 2018.

Posted on November 26, 2018

Horizon BCBSNJ Expands Behavioral Health Support Program

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey has expanded its behavioral health support program with AbleTo, Inc. to provide additional clinical program offerings for our eligible members.

Posted on November 19, 2018

Reporting Member’s Coverage Still Required by the ACA

Under the Affordable Care Act’s (ACA) Insurance Coverage Reporting requirement, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey must provide information to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) about its fully insured members’ health insurance coverage using each subscriber’s Social Security Number (SSN) and the SSNs of any individuals covered under his or her policy.

Posted on November 8, 2018

Horizon BCBSNJ to Expand Its Laboratory Network

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey is expanding its laboratory network to help increase members’ access to quality care. Beginning January 1, 2019, Horizon BCBSNJ members will have a greater choice of in-network laboratories for laboratory services performed in New Jersey (based on their plan benefits).

Posted on October 31, 2018

Changes to Small Employer Health Plans and SHOP Renewals for 2019

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey has updated its small employer health plan portfolio for 2019. These changes will become effective when a small employer customer renews into one of the impacted Horizon BCBSNJ health plans.

Posted on October 30, 2018

Horizon BCBSNJ announces enhancements for Horizon MyWay® plans in 2019

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey is pleased to announce enhancements that will simplify and improve the account management and member experience for our Horizon MyWay Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs), Health Reimbursement Accounts (HRAs) and Health Savings Accounts (HSAs).

Posted on October 26, 2018

$0 Premium Options, New Benefits and a New Low-Cost Plan – All available in Horizon BCBSNJ’s 2019 Medicare Product Portfolio

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey’s 2019 Medicare product portfolio offers a range of plans featuring a number of competitive advantages, including a $0 premium Medicare Advantage plan offered in 12 New Jersey counties.

Posted on October 26, 2018

Member ID Cards Available Through the New Horizon Blue App

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey members who have not yet received or have misplaced their member ID card can display their member ID card – as well as order a permanent replacement – by using the new Horizon Blue app.

Posted on October 16, 2018

Introducing Horizon EXPAND

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey’s portfolio of supplemental insurance solutions is now offered under the name Horizon EXPAND.

Posted on October 16, 2018

Creditable Coverage Notice Reminder

Health plan sponsors (employer groups) that offer prescription drug coverage to Medicare-eligible employees and their dependents are required to notify those employees and dependents whether their coverage is creditable or non-creditable. Notifications must be sent before the 2019 Medicare Annual Election Period, which begins on October 15, 2018. This requirement is part of the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act (MMA).