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Blue Cross seeking applications for Worksite Health Awards

PROVIDENCE – Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island is taking applications for the 25th Annual Worksite Health Awards honoring Rhode Island companies paying special...
BLUE CROSS & BLUE SHIELD of Rhode Island launched a program powered by the Virgin Pulse platform to allow small-business employers to earn up to 8 percent of their medical premiums back via employee engagement in wellness activities.

BCBSRI launches wellness rewards program for small-business employers

PROVIDENCE – Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island has launched a wellness premium rewards program to allow businesses with less than 50...

Blue Cross marks 80th anniversary with 80 Acts of Kindness...

PROVIDENCE – Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island marked its 80th anniversary on Feb. 28 with the launch of its “80 Acts of Kindness...

R.I. Community Food Bank awarded $11K BlueAngel Community Health Grant

PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island Community Food Bank has received an $11,000 2019 BlueAngel Community Health Grant from Blue Cross & Blue Shield of...
FIRST STEP: Rhode Island Business Group on Health Executive Director Al Charbonneau says a federal rule requiring hospitals to post pricing data online is the first of many steps to price transparency. Next to Charbonneau is Hospital Association of Rhode Island President Teresa Paiva Weed.
 / PBN PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

New CMS rule requires hospitals to post pricing data online

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services requires hospitals’ pricing data to be posted to their websites, billed as the first step toward a...

Blue Cross names Lupica BlueAngel of the Year

GREG LUPICA, director of information technology system support for Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island, was recently named by the company as...
BLUE CORSS & BLUE SHIELD of Rhode Island BlueAngel Grants program has awarded $218,000 to local organizations to fight obesity and promote healthy eating.

BCBSRI grants $218K to anti-obesity programs

PROVIDENCE — Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island has awarded $218,000 through its BlueAngel Community Health Grants to nine organizations encouraging physical...

Blue Cross, Rhode Island PBS expand opioid education to middle, high...

PROVIDENCE – Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island and Rhode Island PBS Education Services are extending their opioid use prevention partnership into...

Five Questions With: Samir Mistry

Samir Mistry, named chief pharmacy officer at Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island in December, has worked in managed care for two...
BETTER COVERAGE: R.I. Health Insurance Commissioner Marie L. Ganim speaks at the PBN Health Care Summit at the Crowne Plaza Providence-Warwick in October 2017. Ganim’s office is completing reports on the state’s four largest health insurers to ensure they are following proper standards and regulations in covering the treatment of mental illnesses and drug addiction. 
 / PBN FILE PHOTO/RUPERT WHITELEY

Conduct exams lead to positive changes in insurance coverage for behavioral...

State reports are expected by this spring on the remaining three of Rhode Island’s four largest health insurers to determine how well they have...
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