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Corporate Media Contact:
Sally Kweskin
Public Relations Director

June 27, 2013 - Empire BlueCross BlueShield, Univision and HolaDoctor Partner to Inform Hispanics About The Affordable Care Act  
June 27, 2013 - Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield, Univison y HolaDoctor se Unen Para Informar a Los Hispanos Sobre la Ley de Cuidado de Salud a Bajo Precio  
June 26, 2013 - Empire BlueCross BlueShield and Castlight Health Introduce Reference Based Benefits  
June 6, 2013 - Long Island-Based Beacon Health Partners Announces New Patient Centered Primary Care Contract with Empire BlueCross BlueShield  
February 25, 2013 - Empire BlueCross BlueShield Foundation Impacting Blind and Visually Impaired Teens Nationwide  
February 7, 2013 - $150,000 Empire BlueCross BlueShield Foundation Grant Supporting Personalized Cancer Resources Throughout New York City  
February 5, 2013 - Enhancements to Empire's Blue View Vision(SM) Provide Additional Value to Employees and Employers in New York  
January 17, 2013 - Brian Griffin Named President of Empire BlueCross BlueShield 
January 16, 2013 - Winners of the Empire BlueCross Get Active, Get Fit School Challenge Announced  
November 9, 2012 - Empire BlueCross BlueShield Partnership with 1-800 CONTACTS Means Year-End Savings for Empire Members: Don't Lose Sight of Unused Flexible Spending or Health Savings Dollars  
October 24, 2012 - Sporting “Tricked Out” Eyes this Halloween? Have a Safe, not Scary Time with Decorative Contact Lenses  
October 17, 2012 - CareMore to Host Grand Opening of Neptune Ave. Care Center in Brooklyn  
October 15, 2012 - Empire BlueCross BlueShield Offers Medicare Advantage Plans with Access to the CareMore Health Delivery System  
September 27, 2012 - American Journal of Managed Care Study of Empire Members Demonstrates Better Health Outcomes, Lower Costs in PCMH Practices  
August 8, 2012 – Empire BlueCross BlueShield Offers Three F.U.N. Tips to Maintain Healthy Eyes this Summer  
July 25, 2012 – Empire BlueCross BlueShield Takes AIM at Healthcare Costs 
July 25, 2012 – Empire BlueCross BlueShield Offers Six Tips for the Traveling Boomer 
June 28, 2012 – Empire Statement on SCOTUS Ruling  
June 22, 2012 – Empire BlueCross BlueShield Congratulates Local Schools on Winning ChildObesity180 Physical Activity Contest  
April 19, 2012 – Empire BlueCross BlueShield Enlists Members’ Help in Catching Medicare Fraud  
April 16, 2012 – Empire BlueCross BlueShield Study Works with Local Practices to Find Answers on Managing Childhood Obesity  
January 31, 2012 – Empire BlueCross BlueShield to Launch Innovative Program to Enhance Primary Care by Paying Physicians More for Quality and Cost Improvements 
January 23, 2012 – Empire BlueCross Announces Winners of the Get Active, Get Fit School Challenge  
January 19, 2012 – Empire BlueCross BlueShield Committed $3.1 Million to Improving Health and Strengthening New York’s Communities in 2011  
January 12, 2012 – Time to Lose Weight? Act Like a Third Grader  

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