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Jun 02, 2015, 11:39 ET

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois Launches Four More Intensive Medical Homes, Adds First Specialty Pediatric Practice

 Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) has added four more intensive medical homes (IMH), bringing the total to 14 in Illinois. IMHs...

Apr 21, 2015, 17:56 ET

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois Announces Four More Commercial Accountable Care Organization Agreements

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) announces four new, strategic agreements aimed at improving patient care while slowing health care...

Apr 10, 2015, 16:19 ET

Free Conference for Middle and High School Males on Mentoring and Developing Independence at Triton College, April 11

There are still several spots for middle and high school males to attend the Empowering Males to Build Opportunities for Developing Independence...

Apr 10, 2015, 16:15 ET

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois Responds to Tornado Disaster

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) announced today that it is working with its community partners at the American Red Cross and...

Apr 07, 2015, 14:05 ET

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois Employees Volunteer more than 39,000 Hours

 Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) employees doubled the number of hours they volunteered in their communities in 2014 to 39,001...

Mar 10, 2015, 13:41 ET

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois Grant Window Open Through March 30

 Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois is accepting applications for Community Partner Grants (CPG) and Healthy Kids, Healthy Families (HKHF)...

Feb 25, 2015, 18:07 ET

Maurice Smith Named Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois President

Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC) today named Maurice Smith as President of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL).  Smith...

Nov 19, 2014, 21:42 ET

BCBSIL concede subvención por $30,000 para ayudar a apoyar el programa Healthy Families del Mano a Mano Family Resource Center

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) concedió una subvención por $30,000 al Mano a Mano Family Resource Center para ayudar a...

Nov 19, 2014, 14:30 ET

BCBSIL awards $30,000 to help support Mano a Mano Family Resource Center's Healthy Families Program

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) awarded $30,000 to Mano a Mano Family Resource Center to help contribute to their mission to...

Nov 14, 2014, 15:20 ET

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois Invests $725,000 to Support Illinoisans With Diabetes

 Nearly 26 million Americans are living with diabetes and 79 million are at risk for developing the disease. Because of the huge scale of this...

Nov 11, 2014, 13:19 ET

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois Announces Products and Services for 2015 Individual, Small Group Open Enrollment

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) announced today its 2015 individual and small group health insurance product offerings as part of...

Nov 11, 2014, 09:42 ET

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois Salutes Veterans Year-round

On this Veterans Day and every day, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) is proud to serve the men and women who served our...

Oct 27, 2014, 16:19 ET

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois ofrece ayuda durante el período de inscripción abierta

Con tantas como 1.8 millones de personas sin seguro médico en Illinois, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) está movilizando...

Oct 23, 2014, 16:00 ET

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois Helps Keep Special Olympics Athletes Healthy

 Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) is proud to support Special Olympics Illinois with more than $75,000 in funding: - A...

Oct 22, 2014, 17:52 ET

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois Offers Assistance to Consumers for Upcoming Open Enrollment

With as many as 1.8 million uninsured in Illinois, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) is mobilizing its resources across the state to...

Oct 15, 2014, 15:35 ET

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois continues sustained statewide education effort on the Affordable Care Act

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) today announced that it is continuing its statewide education efforts it began over a year ago in...

Oct 14, 2014, 13:09 ET

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois Pioneers First Specialty Intensive Medical Home Program

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) announces the first specialty intensive medical home (IMH) program in the state, with the Illinois...

Oct 06, 2014, 16:11 ET

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois Funds Play with a Purpose

 Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) is awarding a $75,000 Healthy Kids, Healthy Families grant to Playworks Illinois to support...

Oct 01, 2014, 18:02 ET

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois Helps Grow Young Leaders in Rockford

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) is awarding a $15,000 Healthy Kids, Healthy Families grant to the nonprofit Angelic Organics...

Sep 23, 2014, 11:09 ET
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Blue Cross® and Blue Shield® Health Plans and State Farm® Affiliates Team Up to Expand Access to Individual Health Coverage through New Alliance

Blue Cross and Blue Shield (BCBS) health plans and State Farm today announced a new effort to broaden consumer access to health insurance during...