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Arkansas Blue Cross presents $5,000 checks to eight Arkansas cities for flood cleanup

Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield is presenting $5,000 each to eight Arkansas cities to help repair public areas affected by the recent flooding along the Arkansas River. - Read More

Blue & You Fitness Challenge announces winners for 2019

The 2019 Blue & You Fitness Challenge winners were announced at the Challenge wrap-up event held June 24 at the Statehouse Convention Center in downtown Little Rock. - Read More

Arkansas Blue Cross helping flood victims in several ways

Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield and its employees are continuing to assist people and communities affected by recent widespread Arkansas flooding in a number of ways. - Read More

Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield offers assistance to members, employers affected by flooding

Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield members may receive help replacing prescription medications if they suffered property damage as a result of the flooding of the Arkansas River that began May 21, 2019, and members and employers may be eligible for a grace period to pay health insurance premiums as a result of the flooding. - Read More

Arkansas Blue Cross moves up on Forbes’ list of America's Best Midsize Employers

Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield has been ranked as the 33rd Best Midsized Employer in the United States by Forbes magazine, a jump of 34 places over last year’s 67th-place ranking. - Read More

Registration opens for 16th Annual Blue & You Fitness Challenge

Group registration is now open for the 2019 Blue & You Fitness Challenge, which is held from March 1 to May 31 each year. The Fitness Challenge asks groups of participants to log their exercise activity and to compete for points and bragging rights. - Read More

Avoid phone scams

If you receive a call from Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield we want you to be certain it really is from us. - Read More

Eight Arkansas high school football teams tapped for 2018 Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield Kickoff Classic presented by hootens.com

July 23, 2018 (Little Rock, Ark.) – Football. Food banks. Fearless fans. More than 250 high school football players and their coaches from around the state gathered in the cafeteria of North Little High School today to celebrate their selection for participation in the 2018 Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield Kickoff Classic, presented by hootens. com, and to get ready for Pep Rallies with a Purpose in the teams’ hometowns. - Read More

Blue & You Fitness Challenge concludes with awards event

Little Rock, Ark. (June 26, 2018) — The 2018 winners of the Blue & You Fitness Challenge were announced at the Challenge wrap-up event held July 5 at the Statehouse Convention Center in downtown Little Rock. - Read More

Bagley hired as Benefits & Compensation manager by Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield

Karen Bagley of Clinton has been hired by Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield as Benefits & Compensation manager. In her new role, Bagley is responsible for developing and maintaining employee pay and benefits programs. - Read More

Arkansas Blue Cross launches meal-packing effort to fight hunger in the state

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (March 12, 2018) – Sporting hairnets, plastic gloves and great attitudes, more than 150 Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield employees gathered today to kick off the Fearless Food Fight, a campaign to fight hunger in Arkansas. As part of Arkansas Blue Cross’ 70th anniversary, the organization has committed to providing healthy food and fighting food insecurity in Arkansas. - Read More

Watch: Blue & You Fitness Challenge founders in a relay race showdown

As the Blue & You Fitness Challenge celebrates its 15th year, the three founding organizations highlight their annual rivalry in an action-packed relay race showdown. - Read More

Dr. Connie Meeks promoted to senior vice president for Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (January 24, 2018) – Connie Meeks, M.D., has been promoted to senior vice president at Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield. She will continue in her role as chief medical officer, a post she has occupied since May 2016, where she is responsible for Arkansas Blue Cross Medical Management, Medical Audit and Review Services, BlueAdvantage Medical Management, transplant coordination and quality and accreditation programs. - Read More

Joanna Thomas, M.D., named vice president for Clinical Strategy and Population Health for Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (January 23, 2018) – Joanna Thomas, M.D., has been promoted to vice president of Clinical Strategy and Population Health for Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield, a position that will afford her the opportunity to lead efforts for statewide and national integrated care management. Dr. Thomas joined Arkansas Blue Cross in 2011 as regional medical director for the Northwest Region and has been instrumental in implementing a custom care management model for some of Arkansas Blue Cross’ large group customers. - Read More

Alicia Berkemeyer named Senior Vice President of Provider Network Programs for Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (January 22, 2018) — Alicia Berkemeyer has been named senior vice president of Provider Network Programs for Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield. - Read More

Jason Treece named Lead Executive of Strategic Accounts for Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (January 17, 2018) – Jason Treece has been promoted to lead executive of Strategic Accounts for Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield. - Read More

Detrich Wiley promoted to manager of Project Management Office at Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (January 12, 2018) – Detrich Wiley has been promoted to manager of the Project Management Office in the Business Solution Center of Information Systems and Technology (IS&T) at Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield. - Read More

Caleb Castleberry promoted to manager of Health Data Analytics at Health Advantage

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (January 10, 2018) – Caleb Castleberry has been promoted to manager of Health Data Analytics at Health Advantage. - Read More

Tim Gauger promoted to senior vice president and chief legal officer for Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (January 3, 2018) – Tim Gauger has been promoted to senior vice president and chief legal officer for Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield, beginning January 1, 2018. He replaces Lee Douglass, who will retire after 18 years with the company. - Read More

Sherri Lee promoted to manager of Clinical Services and Population Health at Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (January 3, 2018) – Sherri Lee has been named manager of Clinical Services and Population Health for BlueAdvantage National Accounts (BANA) at Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield. - Read More