2014 News Releases
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma Partners with Oklahoma WONDERtorium and KaBOOM! to Bring New Rigamajig Exhibit to Oklahoma
Stillwater, OK — Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma (BCBSOK), in partnership with KaBOOM! donated a Rigamajig to the Oklahoma WONDERtorium. This innovative exhibit is the first of its kind in Oklahoma and was awarded through BCBSOK's Healthy Kids, Healthy Families initiative, which invests in local nonprofits that offer sustainable programs designed to directly impact children and families.
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma Announces Variety of Products and Services for 2015 Individual and Small Group Open Enrollment
Tulsa, OK — Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma (BCBSOK) announced today its wide range of 2015 individual and small group health insurance products as part of its continued commitment to expand health insurance to as many people as possible in Oklahoma. The variety of product options and services will be available on and off the Health Insurance Marketplace beginning November 15, 2014.
Oklahoma's two largest insurance payers, SoonerCare (Oklahoma Medicaid) and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma (BCBSOK) are joining forces to make a positive impact on the state's Infant Mortality Rate (IMR).
Tulsa, OK — Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma (BCBSOK) announced today the appointment of Dave Lopez to its Affiliate Board of Directors.
Tulsa, OK — NewView Oklahoma has been named the recipient of the Dr. Rodney L. Huey Memorial Champion of Oklahoma Health, the highest honor of the Champions of Health awards. The program focuses on improving the health and wellness of individuals by offering comprehensive low vision services statewide.
Lawton, OK — Unveilings of two new health oriented projects are planned at the sixth annual Back to School Bash in Lawton. School aged youth can receive a backpack filled with back to school essentials, free lunch, and take part in other activities with families and community partners.
Tulsa, OK — Best-selling authors and nationally acclaimed speakers, Bob and Lee Woodruff, will serve as the keynote speakers for the 2014 Champions of Health Gala, which will be held on Tuesday, September 30 at 6 p.m. at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum in Oklahoma City.
Tulsa, OK — Individuals, groups and organizations that are changing the health of Oklahomans through innovative programming are encouraged to apply for the 2014 Champions of Health awards. The awards program, which began eleven years ago, has honored more than 100 projects and programs that are working to reverse the state's negative health statistics.
Oklahoma Students Honored at Be Smart – Don’t Start Anti-Tobacco Contest Awards Ceremony at State Capitol
Thirteen Oklahoma students were honored at the 2014 Be Smart – Don't Start Anti-Tobacco Contest awards ceremony at the Oklahoma State Capitol on May 2, 2014.
Tulsa, OK – Individuals, groups and organizations that are changing the health of Oklahomans through innovative programming are encouraged to apply for the 2014 Champions of Health awards. The awards program, which began in 2003, has honored more than 100 organizations, projects and programs that are working to reverse the negative health statistics in the state.
Tulsa, OK — Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma (BCBSOK) employees volunteered more than 5,400 hours at 83 Oklahoma organizations in 2013, an increase of more than 46 percent over 2012. Volunteer hours are recorded through the BCBSOK Blue Corps program, of which every employee is a member and charged with making a positive impact on their community.
Oklahoma City, OK — Medical System (OUMS) and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma (BCBSOK) are pleased to announce an agreement on a new contract.