BCBSAZ

AcronymDefinition
BCBSAZBlue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
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It is important that BCBSAZ members have access to providers who offer a range of healthcare services and focus on delivering great care while managing the cost of care - and this three year commitment with Northwest and Oro Valley ensures they do," said Marcus Montoya, vice president of network management for Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona.
The BCBSAZ network contracts with 31 other hospitals, 130 urgent care centers and 73 freestanding facilities in Maricopa County.
BCBSAZ will be working closely with physicians and our members during this transition.
As part of this program, BCBSAZ is supporting Meet Me Downtown Phoenix(MMDT), a free weekly event that brings people of all ages to downtown Phoenix to participate in a walk or run through downtown Phoenix.
Halvorson will be responsible for calculating rate determinations and filings with the Department of Insurance, monitoring provider payment rates, and developing a progressive financial model and reports for budgetary, strategic planning and rating purposes, among other BCBSAZ actuarial duties.
Since 2009, he has been an essential senior executive at BCBSAZ, lending strategic advice and leveraging his expertise to guide the actuarial and informatics departments.
Prior to the agency review, Anderson's contract with BCBSAZ was for direct marketing.
His experience and knowledge will be instrumental as BCBSAZ navigates the changes coming to the health care industry.
With the end of the enrollment period quickly approaching, we want to encourage Arizonans to call us direct or meet with a broker to make this important decision," said Jeff Stelnik, senior vice president of BCBSAZ.
His additional experience includes prominent positions with United Healthcare of Arizona, Carondelet Health Network, Intergroup of Arizona, and at BCBSAZ in actuarial and underwriting.
For as long as I can remember, we've been working alongside hundreds of organizations that support children and adults getting the care and nutrition they need C whether that is through local food banks, educational programs or health and wellness initiatives," said Rich Boals, president and CEO of BCBSAZ.