Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association


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Blue Cross and Blue Shield As·so·ci·a·tion

(blū kraws blū shēld ă-sō'sē-ā'shŭn)
A national U.S. agency that represents the Blue Cross Blue Shield health plans. This body helps maintain the HCPCS level II codes.
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The Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association is a Chicago-based group that represents 36 separate Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies.
Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association officials were also on hand to provide an overview of what the association believes to be the top three health-care issues facing the 110th Congress.
The Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association controls the rights to the Blue Cross and Blue Shield trademarks.
The Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association is an association of 39 BCBS plans, 14 of which are Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield plans, including New Hampshire.
While virtually every insurer in the country has been affected by the wide-spread scam, members of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association decided to take aggressive action.
Shoptaw, CEO of Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Little Rock, was elected to the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association board of directors at its meeting in Chicago.
The Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association and the Health Insurance Association of America said that requiring coverage of all applicants--including those with mental disorders--may result, in average premium increases, individuals dropping coverage, and carriers leaving the market.
-- Blue Cross and Blue Shield of South Carolina is one of the fastest claims processors within the national organization, ac cording to a recent report by Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association. It says the South Carolina unit processed 9.1% of all claims within 30 days of receipt during the second half of 2000.
The Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association is an association of independent, locally operated Blue Cross and Blue Shield Plans.
The Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association (BCBSA), the Blues' trade group, said it has hired Connecture Inc.
10 roundtable on health care reform sponsored by the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association and held at The Breakers in Palm Beach, Fla.
The Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association and Harvard Medical School are joining forces in an effort to track initiatives within the Blue plans that make health care more affordable.
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