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ArkansasBlue, Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield's health insurance store, coming soon in Hot Springs

HOT SPRINGS, Ark. (July 3, 2014) — ArkansasBlue, Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield’s health insurance store, is coming soon to Hot Springs and will be open for business on September 8, 2014. The store will be located at 1635 Higdon Ferry Rd., Suite J, across the street from CHI St. Vincent and will sell health and dental insurance to individuals and families. Arkansas Blue Cross members also are welcome to visit the store when they have questions about their health or dental coverage. - Read More

2014 Blue and You Fitness Challenge Winners Announced

Little Rock, Ark. (June 30, 2014) — Groups from around Arkansas gathered on June 30 as the winners of the 2014 Blue and You Fitness Challenge were revealed during a ceremony held at the Statehouse Convention Center in downtown Little Rock. - Read More

Arkansas Blue Cross will replace prescription medications free of charge for members who are storm victims

Little Rock, Ark. (April 28, 2014) — Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield will replace prescription medications free of charge for Arkansans whose medications were lost as a result of the devastating weather events on April 27, 2014. - Read More

Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield hosts Live Fearless Day to benefit the Second Chance Ranch at the Museum of Discovery — Saturday, May 3

Little Rock, Ark. (April 25, 2014) — Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield invites Arkansas families to celebrate Live Fearless Day at the Museum of Discovery on Saturday, May 3 and support a great cause. On May 3, visitors can make a monetary donation or bring a suggested donation (see items listed below) to benefit the Second Chance Ranch residents and get in to the museum for free! - Read More

Large and small grants available for health programs

Little Rock, Ark. (April 2, 2013) — The Blue & You Foundation for a Healthier Arkansas is accepting applications for large and small grants to organizations to implement health improvement programs in Arkansas. - Read More

Blue & You Fitness Challenge kicks off

Little Rock, Ark. (March 17, 2014) — The 2014 Blue and You Fitness Challenge officially kicked off on March 1 with more than 8,500 participants officially registered to compete in the contest. - Read More

Large and small grants available for health programs

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Feb. 1, 2014) — The Blue & You Foundation for a Healthier Arkansas is accepting applications for large and small grants to organizations to implement health improvement programs in Arkansas. - Read More

The Blue & You Fitness Challenge gets better... NOW Challenge your employees, co-workers, friends and family to feel better, look better and be better...register for the Challenge!

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (January 14, 2014) — The 2014 Blue and You Fitness Challenge is inviting more people than ever — co-workers, community, family and friends — to create groups and challenge each other to feel better, look better and be better. From now until February 14, team registration for the 2014 contest is open! Groups can sign up to participate in this fitness event now. In fact, the Blue and You Fitness Challenge website has a new look and registration is easier. - Read More

Hours to change for Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield Enrollment Center in local Goodwill stores for people wanting to learn about new health coverage opportunities (Rogers, Ark.)

Rogers, Ark. (January 9, 2014) — Residents of Rogers and surrounding areas can visit the Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield Enrollment Center located in a local Goodwill Industries of Arkansas retail store during new hours of operation to learn about the new healthcare law and, if eligible, to enroll in free or low-cost health plans. - Read More

Hours to change for Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield Enrollment Center in local Goodwill stores for people wanting to learn about new health coverage opportunities (Fayetteville, Ark.)

Rogers, Ark. (January 9, 2014) — Residents of Fayetteville and surrounding areas can visit the Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield Enrollment Centers located in two local Goodwill Industries of Arkansas retail stores during new hours of operation to learn about the new healthcare law and, if eligible, to enroll in free or low-cost health plans. - Read More

Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield to give away Christmas meals; register at select Goodwill Stores

Little Rock, Ark. (December 4, 2013) — Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield will give away Christmas dinners to 12 families in Arkansas. People can register at any Arkansas Blue Cross enrollment center located inside select Goodwill Industries of Arkansas stores around the state. - Read More

Blue & You Foundation awards 42 grants to improve health in Arkansas

Little Rock, Ark. (December 3, 2012) — A healthy meal, an outdoor trail, a piece of medical equipment ... they might not seem to have much in common, but to the Blue & You Foundation for a Healthier Arkansas, the relationship is clear ... they all are ways to improve the health of Arkansans. The Foundation recently awarded $2,670,346 in grants to 42 programs throughout the state. - Read More

Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield to give away Thanksgiving meals; register at select Goodwill Stores

Little Rock, Ark. (November 20, 2013) — On Tuesday, November 26, Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield will give away Thanksgiving dinners to 12 families in Arkansas. People can register at any Arkansas Blue Cross enrollment center located inside select Goodwill Industries of Arkansas stores around the state. - Read More

Free family fun, compliments of Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield: “The Engine That Thought It Could” at the Arkansas Arts Center’s Children’s Theatre; tickets available at ArkansasBlue locations

Little Rock, Ark. (November 13, 2013) — Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield is hosting a special showing of “The Engine That Thought It Could” at 4 p.m. on Sunday, December 1, at the Arkansas Arts Center’s Children’s Theatre. BlueAnn Ewe, Arkansas Blue Cross’ health ambassador (a six-foot-tall blue sheep character/mascot) will be greeting theater-goers and distributing free coloring books and lip balm. - Read More

Arkansans can apply for health insurance at Goodwill retail stores — Health insurance enrollment centers to open in 12 stores statewide, hosted by Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield for Goodwill shoppers

Little Rock, Ark. (November 4, 2013) — Goodwill Industries of Arkansas, a non-profit organization focused on providing people with career assistance services, now will offer Arkansans who qualify the opportunity to enroll in free or low-cost health insurance plans at select Goodwill retail stores. - Read More

Newly designed Arkansas Blue Cross website makes finding affordable insurance much easier

Little Rock, Ark. (October 4, 2013) — Arkansans who are looking for a quick and easy way to see if they will get help paying for their health insurance plan in 2014 can visit the new, user-friendly Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield website, arkansasbluecross.com. - Read More

Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield invites members to Grandparent’s Day on September 8; make memories and enjoy free admission to the Museum of Discovery

Little Rock, Ark. (August 20, 2013) — Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield invites its members to make memories at Grandparent’s Day at the Museum of Discovery. If you carry an Arkansas Blue Cross, Health Advantage or BlueAdvantage Administrators of Arkansas health plan ID card, you can show it at the door of the museum from 1 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, September 8, and enjoy free admission and family-friendly activities. - Read More

Arkansans now have a quick and easy way to find out if they will get a break on their health insurance plan

Little Rock, Ark. (August 12, 2013) — Thousands of Arkansans are likely to be eligible for help with their health insurance costs, in the form of a advanced premium tax credit, when they start shopping for a health plan beginning October 1. - Read More

Small businesses invited to meetings on the healthcare law: Arkansas Blue Cross to answer questions, provide information

Little Rock, Ark. (August 6, 2013) — Changes under the healthcare law have some small businesses in Arkansas wondering what to do next. To help them prepare, Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield is inviting employers with their coverage to attend meetings to discuss how the law will affect their businesses. - Read More

Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield and Health Advantage receive Health Plan Accreditation

Little Rock, Ark. (July 29, 2013) — Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield and Health Advantage recently were granted health plan accreditation from URAC, a Washington, DC-based healthcare accrediting organization that establishes quality standards for the healthcare industry. - Read More