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Jul 13, 2016, 14:00 ET Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Commits to Multi-Year Community Health Initiative in Willmar

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota is committing to a multi-year, multi-pronged community health initiative in Willmar, Minn. The initiative,...


Jul 11, 2016, 09:00 ET Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Initiative Strives to Make Communities More Accessible to Physical Activity

While Minnesota is frequently cited as one of the healthiest states in the country, many communities in our state lack the amenities and...


Jun 22, 2016, 12:00 ET Livio Health Group Announces Close of Early Stage Investment Funding

Livio Health Group, a startup company that provides mobile, on-site urgent and primary care to facilities and residences, announced today that it...


Jun 01, 2016, 11:00 ET Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota announces two executive leadership appointments

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota (Blue Cross) today announced two additions to the company's leadership team. Kirstie Foster has joined Blue...


May 04, 2016, 14:19 ET Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Appoints Elizabeth Moran to Leadership Position in Government Markets Business Areas

 Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota (Blue Cross) today announced that Elizabeth (Betsy) Moran has been named vice president and CEO of the...


Apr 25, 2016, 12:17 ET Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Releases 2015 Community Report

 As a mission-driven, not-for-profit organization, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota (Blue Cross) supported numerous programs and...


Apr 01, 2016, 11:28 ET Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Announces 2015 Financials

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota and its family of companies (Blue Cross) today announced audited financial results for 2015. Blue Cross...


Mar 02, 2016, 12:41 ET Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota announces four executive leadership appointments

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota (Blue Cross) today announced four executive leadership roles. Executive promotions include: Tina Holmes,...


Feb 04, 2016, 08:30 ET Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Commits $4 Million to Advance Health Equity

 Minnesota consistently ranks as one of the healthiest states in the nation, but health outcomes vary greatly depending on who you are and...


Jan 21, 2016, 16:10 ET Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota recognized for industry-leading commitment to veterans

 As the number of Minnesota soldiers returning home after serving overseas continues to increase, so do the challenges that come with...


Jan 05, 2016, 10:18 ET Online Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) Company Learn to Live Raises $1 Million Round of Funding Led by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota

Learn to Live — a Minnesota online Cognitive Behavioral Therapy company — has raised over $1 million led by Minnesota's largest health...


Nov 23, 2015, 12:00 ET Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Expands with Opening of Minneapolis Location

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota (Blue Cross) today announced a workforce expansion into Hennepin County with the upcoming opening of its...


Sep 15, 2015, 11:00 ET Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota to offer Dental Plans with United Concordia Dental

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota (Blue Cross) today announced plans to offer dental products in 2016, the result of a new agreement with...


Apr 01, 2014, 12:00 ET Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Reports 2013 Results

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota and its family of companies (Blue Cross) today announced audited financial results for 2013. Blue Cross...


Mar 04, 2014, 14:00 ET Blue Plus, the HMO of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota, acquires Duluth-based claims processing systems

Blue Plus, the health maintenance organization (HMO) affiliate of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota, announced today that it has acquired the...


Feb 26, 2014, 01:01 ET Poll: Minnesotans strongly support prohibiting e-cigarette use indoors

 A poll released today shows that a strong majority of Minnesotans (79 percent) support prohibiting e-cigarette use indoors in places where...


Jan 28, 2014, 10:00 ET Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota and Mayo Clinic Health System Announce New Payment Contract

Agreement complements new models of care  Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota, the state's leading nonprofit health plan, and Mayo...