Internet Portal To Provide Tailored Health Information and Tools Based on Member Health Risks

Internet Portal To Provide Tailored Health Information and Tools Based on Member Health Risks

For Immediate Release

August 2 , 2005

Contact:

Thom Jason
732-422-4110

thomj@Globalhealthfinder.com

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas Announces Licensing of HealthAtoZ Member Health Portal

Internet Portal To Provide Tailored Health Information and Tools Based on Member Health Risks

Monmouth Junction, NJ -Globalhealthfinder today announced Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas'' (BCBSKS) licensing of its Member Health Portal. The portal integrates with BCBSKS Web site and helps reduce the health care costs of members with health information and tools tailored to members’ health risks.

BCBSKS members will have full access toGlobalhealthfinder''s comprehensive health information and a variety of interactive health tools through the portal. The portal automatically personalizes these items according to the member''s health needs and risks as determined by an online Health Risk Appraisal (HRA).

Built into the portal is a comprehensive reporting back-end that will give BCBSKS aggregate reports on demographics, risk factors and more. These data combine with HRA analyses from the University of Michigan Health Management Research Center to make organizational health analysis easier and more comprehensive than before.

“We’re honored that BCBSKS selected our ASP Health Portal to help its members live healthier and reduce medical expenses,” said HealthAtoZ president and CEO Raj Lakhanpal M.D., FRCS, FACEP. “We look forward to helping BCBSKS make a difference in the health of its members and to enhance the services they provide to brokers and employer groups.”

About Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas is an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association. BCBSKS is the state''s largest health insurer, serving all Kansas counties except Johnson and Wyandotte.

About HealthAtoZ

Globalhealthfinder, a population health management company based in Monmouth Junction, N.J., provides customized Web-based solutions and consulting for hospitals and integrated delivery networks, health plans, pharmacy benefit management companies, employer groups and e-pharmacy sites. Founded in 1995, HealthAtoZ pioneered Internet personalization of health care, online disease and condition management programs and intuitive, interactive e-health tools. Visit for more information about HealthAtoZ''s Health Portals, personalized programs, health information and interactive tools.

Contact us for more information:
info@Globalhealthfinder.com

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