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Blue Cross Blue Shield adds over phone doctor visits during coronavirus outbreak
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Blue Cross Blue Shield adds over phone doctor visits during coronavirus outbreak

Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina is encouraging members to call their doctor and ask for a virtual visit to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus. Virtual doctor visits can be held by phone or video to allow more people to access care from home, Blue Cross NC announced in a news release.
Companies do their part to help during coronavirus pandemic
| News Story | Sun Journal

Companies do their part to help during coronavirus pandemic

Many services are waiving late fees and data caps in response to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Below are the releases received from area companies that impact Eastern North Carolina...Blue Cross NC members will have zero out-of-pocket expenses for the COVID-19 test.
Beauty Salon Talks Heart-Health with Clients for New Community Initiative
| News Story | Yes! Weekly

Beauty Salon Talks Heart-Health with Clients for New Community Initiative

The American Heart Association and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina (Blue Cross NC) are launching a series of initiatives to improve heart health among at-risk populations in the Triad. The first took place Monday, Feb. 24 at The Hot Seat Salon at 206 Exchange Place in Greensboro.
Blue Cross announced $8 million investment to rural communities
| News Story | Gaston Gazette

Blue Cross announced $8 million investment to rural communities

On Thursday, Blue Cross NC announced an $8 million investment into eight programs that help people living in rural communities. Members of the health insurance company, state and local representatives and representatives of the the eight programs attended the announcement at the LeGrand Center in Shelby.
Danielle Gray named Top 25 Minority Leader
| News Story | Modern Healthcare

Danielle Gray named Top 25 Minority Leader

Gray has been a central figure in bringing innovative contracting solutions to the state, including negotiated two-sided risk ACO contracts with more than half of the largest health systems in the state.
Blue Cross NC Awards Major Grant To Shaw University
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Blue Cross NC Awards Major Grant To Shaw University

Shaw University announced that Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina (Blue Cross NC) has awarded a $300,000 grant to support student development and retention through the Student Retention Gap Fund and a Summer Academy Institute (SAI). Blue Cross NC representatives made the presentation to Dr. Paulette Dillard, Shaw University president, during a ceremony in the C. C. Spaulding Gymnasium on Shaw’s campus before the men’s basketball game on Wednesday night.

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Rahul Rajkumar, MD, on Advanced Primary Care

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$750,000 Blue Cross NC investment expands school-based virtual clinic in Cleveland County

The investment over three years will allow kids to have access to primary care onsite without ...