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Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield receives patent

Little Rock, Ark. (October 2, 2012) — Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield recently received a U.S. patent for an information technology system developed by Joe Smith, senior vice president of Private Programs and chief information officer for Arkansas Blue Cross, and a team of employees. The patent is the first ever assigned to Arkansas Blue Cross, the first ever given to Smith, and only the third ever in the Blue Cross and Blue Shield System of Plans history. - Read More

Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield invites members to Grandparent’s Day on September 9; make memories and enjoy free admission to the Museum of Discovery

Little Rock, Ark. (August 29, 2012) — Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield invites its members to make memories with their grandchildren 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 on Sunday, Sept. 9, and enjoy free admission to the Museum and family-friendly activities from 1 to 4 p.m. - Read More

Pack’n It In — Lunchbox Prep with Faith Anaya of Kids Cook! at ArkansasBlue

Little Rock, Ark. (August 15, 2012) — Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield invites moms and kids to “Pack’n It In — Lunchbox Prep” with Faith Anaya of Kids Cook! from 2 - 4 p.m., Saturday, August 18, at ArkansasBlue, located in the Shackleford Crossings shopping center. - Read More

JUSTIN BIEBER CONCERT TICKETS UP FOR GRABS AT ARKANSASBLUE BLUE BEACH PARTY

Little Rock, Ark. (July 26, 2012) —Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield invites families to have fun at its Blue Beach Party from 9 a.m. to Noon, Saturday, July 28, at ArkansasBlue, Arkansas’ first health insurance store. And as part of the festivities, some lucky person will take away two tickets to the sold-out Justin Bieber concert coming to Little Rock January 10, 2013, compliments of Radio Disney. - Read More

2012 BLUE AND YOU FITNESS CHALLENGE WINNERS ANNOUNCED

Little Rock, Ark. (July 16, 2012) — Groups from 32 states gathered as the “friends of fitness” were revealed as winners of the 2012 Blue and You Fitness Challenge during ceremonies held today at the Statehouse Convention Center in downtown Little Rock. - Read More

Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield challenges families to go for the gold this summer with the Red, White and ArkansasBlue Challenge

Little Rock, Ark. (June 27, 2012) — Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield challenges Arkansas families to have fun and get fit with the Red, White and ArkansasBlue Challenge. - Read More

Blue & You Foundation seeks applications for funding of health programs

Little Rock, Ark. (June 11, 2012) — The Blue & You Foundation for a Healthier Arkansas is accepting applications for grant funding of health improvement programs in Arkansas. - Read More

ARKANSAS BLUE CROSS AND BLUE SHIELD INVITES MEMBERS TO DANCE AND DISCOVER PARTY

Little Rock, Ark. (May 15, 2012) — Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield invites members to Dance and Discover 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 on Saturday, June 9, and enjoy free admission to the Museum and a family-friendly Dance and Discover party featuring Radio Disney from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. - Read More

Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield “Likes” helping Arkansas Children’s Hospital

Little Rock, Ark. (May 8, 2012) — For every new “Like” on the Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield Mother Hood Facebook® page, Arkansas Blue Cross will donate $1 — up to $10,000 — to Arkansas Children’s Hospital (ACH). - Read More

Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield to host meeting for large-group employers on healthcare reform changes

Little Rock, AR (April 24, 2012) — Is your company ready to implement healthcare reform changes? Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield is helping companies throughout Arkansas prepare for implementation of regulations in 2014 under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) by hosting, “Healthcare Reform Countdown,” Monday, April 30, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Embassy Suites in Little Rock. - Read More

Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield hosts P. Allen Smith at ArkansasBlue; the entire family is invited to “Eat. Plant. Dance. Salsa!”

Little Rock, Ark. (April 20, 2012) — P. Allen Smith, award-winning designer, gardening and lifestyle expert, will help Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield promote healthy eating and exercise through a free, family event from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 28, at the ArkansasBlue insurance store located at Shackleford Crossings Shopping Center, Little Rock. - Read More

Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield receives prestigious Brand Excellence Award

Little Rock, Ark. (March 15, 2012) — Little Rock, Ark. (March 15, 2012) — Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield announced today that it has received a Brand Excellence Award from the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association (BCBSA). The annual awards honor Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies that excel in developing and enhancing the overall Blue Cross and Blue Shield brand image. - Read More

Blue & You Fitness Challenge Kicks off Another Year of Fitness

Little Rock, Ark. (March 1, 2012) — Representatives from companies and groups throughout Arkansas and the nation gathered today to kick off of the 2012 Blue & You Fitness Challenge held at the Statehouse Convention Center. - Read More

Museum of Discovery ”Healthy Smiles” Event invites kids to grin and learn it at the Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield Amazing You Gallery

Little Rock, Ark. (February 23, 2012) — The Museum of Discovery is hosting ”Healthy Smiles” on Saturday, February 25, 2012, and inviting kids to come grin and learn it at the Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield Amazing You Gallery. - Read More

Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield offers new dental plus vision coverage

Little Rock, Ark. (February 10, 2012) — Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield now makes it easier to have healthy eyes and healthy teeth with its new DentalBlue Gold SM Plus Vision plan. - Read More

Blue and You Fitness Challenge extends group registration through February 12, 2012 - Register Now

Little Rock, Ark. (February 3, 2012) — Thought you missed your chance to get fit this year? Think again. The Blue and You Fitness Challenge has extended the group registration deadline. Groups now have until February 12 to register. - Read More

Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield launches mobile site

Little Rock, Ark. (January 13, 2012) —Finding a doctor or health insurance plan is as easy as looking on a smartphone with Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield’s recently launched mobile Web site. - Read More

Looking for a Healthy Lifestyle Change? Register Now for the Blue and You Fitness Challenge!

Little Rock, Ark. (January 13, 2012) — Registration for groups for the 2012 Blue and You Fitness Challenge is now under way, and companies, schools, peer groups and workout buddies can join in the fun! - Read More

Children invited to see Santa at ArkansasBlue on Saturday, December 10

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (December 5, 2011) — Santa will make a stop at ArkansasBlue, Arkansas’ first health insurance store, on Saturday, December 10, 2011. Parents and grandparents may bring their children by to visit with Santa and enjoy cookies anytime between noon-2 p.m. at the store located in Shackleford Crossings shopping center in Little Rock. - Read More

UAMS Announces Stanley Reed Endowed Chair to Support Arkansas Emergency Medicine

LITTLE ROCK (December 1, 2011) – The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) and friends and family of the late Stanley Reed today announced the creation of an endowed chair that will support emergency medicine at UAMS and across Arkansas. - Read More