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Jul 17, 2019, 17:51 ET New Harvard Medical School Study Finds Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Alternative Quality Contract Slowed Spending, Improved Care Over 8 Years

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts' Alternative Quality Contract slowed the rate of medical spending growth by up to 12% while improving patient ...


Jul 12, 2019, 08:00 ET Quincy Miller Joins Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Massachusetts Board Of Directors

Quincy Miller, vice chair and president of Eastern Bank, has been elected to the board of directors of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts....


Jul 01, 2019, 11:42 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Sponsors Free Rides on Bluebikes for 4th of July

To celebrate Independence Day and to support a healthy and convenient mode of holiday transportation, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts ("Blue...


Jun 21, 2019, 09:17 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Expedites Access to Care for Members Affected by Severe Weather in Ohio and South Dakota

In response to recent severe storms, winds, and flooding, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (BCBSMA), Inc. is expediting access to care for...


Jun 12, 2019, 11:02 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Expedites Access to Care for Members Affected by Severe Weather in Arkansas and Oklahoma

In response to recent severe storms, winds, and flooding, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (BCBSMA), Inc. is expediting access to care for...


Jun 07, 2019, 10:52 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Unveils 50 Blue Cross Proud Bikes for Pride Week

To celebrate 2019 Pride Week and in anticipation of the Boston Pride Parade on Saturday, June 8, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts ("Blue...


May 24, 2019, 14:23 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Releases Statement on Trump Administration's Proposed Rollback of Transgender Health Care Accommodations

In response to the Trump Administration's proposal to eliminate health care protections for transgender people, Andrew Dreyfus, president & CEO of...


May 09, 2019, 08:01 ET J.D. Power Names Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Top Plan In State For Third Year In A Row

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts was named the top health plan in Massachusetts for member satisfaction for the third year in a row by J.D....


Apr 24, 2019, 08:00 ET Rate Of Depression In Massachusetts Millennials Among Highest In The Nation

Older millennials in Massachusetts are more likely than their peers across the country to have behavioral health conditions, according to the latest...


Apr 05, 2019, 13:11 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Expedites Access to Care for Members Affected by Midwest Flooding

In response to the recent Missouri River flooding, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (BCBSMA), Inc. is expediting access to care for members...


Apr 04, 2019, 08:00 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Massachusetts Wins Prestigious Award For Response To Opioid Crisis

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts announced today the not-for-profit has received a Blue Cross Blue Shield Association Brand Excellence Award...


Mar 13, 2019, 08:00 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Receives Four Awards From SQM

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts has received three customer experience awards from Service Quality Measurement, a leading market research...


Feb 27, 2019, 15:40 ET Lauren Smith, MD, MPH, Joins Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts board of directors

Lauren Smith, co-chief executive officer of FSG, one of the world's leading social impact consulting firms, has been elected to the board of...


Feb 21, 2019, 08:00 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Massachusetts Adds Three Experienced Leaders To Team

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts ("Blue Cross") today announced the addition of three new senior leaders who each will play a critical role in ...


Feb 20, 2019, 14:00 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Partners With Community Servings to Help Seniors With Congestive Heart Failure

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts has launched an innovative partnership with Boston-based nonprofit Community Servings to provide medically...


Feb 07, 2019, 14:00 ET Atrius Health, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Announce Deeper Collaboration to Transform Health Care Experience

Atrius Health and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts ("Blue Cross") today announced a new seven-year agreement in which the two independent...


Jan 15, 2019, 05:01 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Massachusetts Provides $1M In Grants To Fund Recovery Coaches

As part of its ongoing commitment to addressing the opioid epidemic, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts ("Blue Cross") is launching a new...


Jan 08, 2019, 12:03 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Adds Two New Digital Health Solutions for Large Self-insured Clients

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross) recently added two new digital health solutions to its Emerging Solutions portfolio—Robin Care...


Nov 29, 2018, 07:00 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Massachusetts Receives Platinum Award For Mobile Strategy From eHealthcare Leadership

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross) has received the highest honor - a Platinum award - from eHealthcare Leadership for its mobile...


Nov 19, 2018, 10:57 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Expands Medicare Network to Include Iora Health

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross) announced today an expansion of its Medicare provider network to include Iora Health. Iora...


Nov 15, 2018, 13:50 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Announces Third Quarter 2018 Financial Results

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross), Inc. and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts HMO Blue, Inc. today reported a combined...


Nov 14, 2018, 11:06 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Expedites Access to Care for Members Affected by California Wildfires

As deadly wildfires continue to burn in California, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross) is expediting access to care for its members ...


Nov 14, 2018, 09:00 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Named Best in Nation for Medicare Advantage and Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Plans by U.S. News & World Report

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross) has been named best in the nation for its Medicare Advantage plan and Medicare Part D plan by...


Nov 13, 2018, 12:27 ET Blue Cross offers new $0 HMO Medicare Advantage plan

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross) is offering a new $0 HMO Medicare Advantage plan as part of our broad suite of 2019 Medicare...


Oct 30, 2018, 07:00 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Massachusetts And South Shore Health System Launch Groundbreaking Pilot Program To Improve Patient Care And Lower Health Care Costs

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross) and South Shore Health System have launched a first-of-its-kind pilot program to improve patient ...