Horizon Update: COVID-19 Resource Guide as of 6/28

COVID-19 Resource Guide Update – See Horizon’s Brief Notes BelowHorizon BCBSNJ Brief Notes 

Applies to: All Markets

COVID-19 Resource Guide Update as of June 28, 2021

As you know, Horizon has expanded coverage and adjusted business practices to help our members and customers during New Jersey’s COVID-19 public health emergency, and State of Emergency. Many of the expansions and accommodations are described in the COVID-19 Resource Guide. Key updates as of June 28, 2021, include:

  • Clarification of the end date for the member cost share waiver for diagnostic testing
  • An update on New Jersey’s law affecting Workers’ Compensation benefits and COVID-19 treatment for essential workers
  • Clarification of the end date for the member cost share waiver for covered services provided through telemedicine
  • Confirmation that certain administrative accommodations will end June 30, 2021, while others will continue through the end of New Jersey’s State of Emergency
  • An update to COBRA continuation and New Jersey Group Continuation (NJGC) premiums, as required by the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA)

Information in the COVID-19 Resource Guide is subject to change. Updates will be posted online and available through your Horizon sales executive or account manager.

We are grateful for the trust our customers place in us. For nearly 90 years, we’ve been here when our members and communities have needed us most. Rest assured, we will continue to provide the coverage and services our members count on. Now and always.