LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (February 6, 2017) — Each year the Blue & You Fitness Challenge attracts hundreds of groups from across the country to participate in its three-month competition. Businesses use the free event to supplement their worksite wellness programs, while churches, schools and other community groups participate as a way to strengthen the health of their networks and members. The last day for groups to register for the challenge is February 14, 2017.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (January 10, 2017) – Members of Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield, BlueAdvantage Administrators of Arkansas and Health Advantage will all have one more thing to celebrate in the new year – a more personalized and customizable experience on their health insurance website. My Blueprint, the self-service portal that members use to access health plan information, claims history and tools, has undergone a massive upgrade after a team of usability experts evaluated the site and spent more than a year re-organizing, designing and testing it.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark (January 6, 2017) – When it comes to improving the health of Arkansans, small amounts can sometimes do big things! Applications are being accepted through March for up to 250 $1,000 mini-grants through the Blue & You Foundation for a Healthier Arkansas. The grants can help organizations to grow vegetable gardens, teach healthy habits, build playgrounds, provide medical supplies or help with any health-improvement project.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (December 28, 2016) – Curtis Barnett will officially assume the role of president and chief executive officer of Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield on January 1, 2017.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (December 16, 2016) – The wait for Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield and Health Advantage members with Android devices is over: an app for the company is now available in the Google Play™ store. Apple and Android users can use the free app to manage their health insurance and find quality, in-network care quickly.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (December 14, 2016) — Groups throughout the country are registering for the 2017 Blue & You Fitness Challenge. The contest, hosted by Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield, the Arkansas Department of Health and the Arkansas Department of Human Services, is a free-to-enter, three-month competition aimed at increasing cardiovascular activity.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (November 10, 2016) — Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield members with smartphones can sign up for a free new message service called the Wire®. Powered by Relay Network, LLC (Relay), the Wire is a simple and secure way for members to stay informed about their health on their own private communication channel. Users access it through unique links sent via text message.
Little Rock, AR (November 14, 2016) - From walking trails and playgrounds, to feeding programs to training medical providers, the Blue & You Foundation for a Healthier Arkansas touches the lives of many Arkansans. The Foundation recently awarded a total of $2,488,307 in grants to 31 health improvement programs in Arkansas.
Little Rock, Ark. (November 2, 2016) — Bryan Dorathy has been promoted to regional executive for central and southeast Arkansas, overseeing sales and marketing, provider networks and general operational functions.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (October 24, 2016) —Arkansans now can purchase affordable vision coverage from a company they know and trust — Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield — that will save them money and support good eye health.