Psychology professional Uzi Ben-Ami, Ph.D., has more than 30 years of experience in areas ranging from family and marriage therapy to sexual dysfunction and anger management. Several insurance companies, including Blue Cross Blue Shield, cover patient treatment at Uzi Ben-Ami, Ph.D.’s private practice.
Established in 1929 to provide a partnership between low-income patients and local hospitals, Blue Cross began at Baylor University in Dallas, Texas, with the intention of making healthcare more affordable for patients. Blue Shield began in the Pacific Northwest in the early 1900s to help provide medical care for the loggers and miners. The companies began to work together in the 1940s and eventually consolidated in 1982. Today, Blue Cross Blue Shield leads the healthcare industry with innovative products and services, including GeoBlue.
GeoBlue allows multinational employers the ability to offer employees healthcare coverage from a trusted name in the healthcare industry no matter where they live. Blue Cross Blue Shield covers patients at more than 1.2 million medical providers in its global network, offering reliable international healthcare in more than 190 countries.