With these funds from the BCBSNC
Foundation, we will be able to increase our dental services in order to head off what can only be described as an emerging crisis.
Joseph O'Connor, President and CEO of IHCIS, said, "We are pleased to be selected by a health care organization that has an excellent track record of innovation and quality, and are looking forward to providing great value to the BCBSNC
care partnership team.
Hurricane Katrina revealed real challenges that communities and agencies face in making sure that residents in greatest need are cared for in a crisis," said Kathy Higgins, president of the BCBSNC
The bill, in some form, will likely be introduced during the full session, but the extent of its possible effect on BCBSNC
is unknown at this time.
During the first three months of the program - February through April 2006 - members saved a total of about $20 million on out-of-pocket prescription expenses, BCBSNC
claims data show.
As it is currently written, this proposed legislation could have a negative impact on the BCBSNC
rating if it becomes law.
In September 2005, Carolina Parent Magazine designated BCBSNC
as one of North Carolina's top 40 family-friendly companies, an honor the company received for the sixth consecutive year.
The level of sales for the first quarter indicates the popularity of our products and services, and reflects the consumer's trust in Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina," said Bob Greczyn, BCBSNC
president and CEO.
8220;Working in North Carolina communities to encourage healthy, active lifestyles is important to us, and the Winston-Salem race is another opportunity to lace up our shoes and do just that,” said Eric Quimby, BCBSNC
manager of sports and experiential marketing.
John Fong, Vice President and Senior Medical Director for Healthcare Management, BCBSNC
As we move toward new care delivery and reimbursement models such as accountable care organizations and patient-centered medical homes, it is critical to become even more efficient in administering our contractual relationships, said Lisa Cade, vice president of provider networks at BCBSNC
He also filed a countersuit against BCBSNC
for breach of contract and engaging in unfair and deceptive trade practices.