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Jun 25, 2020, 08:00 ET Paula A. Price Rejoins Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Board of Directors

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross) announced that Paula A. Price has been re-elected to the company's board of directors and...


Jun 10, 2020, 12:15 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Recognized As One Of The 50 Most Community-Minded Companies In The United States

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts ("Blue Cross") has been named a 2020 honoree of The Civic 50 by Points of Light, the world's largest...


Jun 03, 2020, 08:00 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Expands Access to Online Program for Stress, Depression and Anxiety

A recent tracking poll from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts ("Blue Cross") and MassINC found that fully one-third of Massachusetts residents...


Jun 01, 2020, 08:52 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Massachusetts Responds To Rising Food Insecurity

In response to the growing rate of food insecurity across the Commonwealth, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts ("Blue Cross") is partnering with ...


May 21, 2020, 13:40 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Processes 1 Million Telehealth Claims in 9 Weeks

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts ("Blue Cross") announced today that it has processed more than one million telehealth claims in the nine...


May 20, 2020, 10:50 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Supports Seniors During COVID-19 Pandemic

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross), is promoting the health and well-being of seniors during the COVID-19 public health emergency...


May 15, 2020, 12:38 ET J.D. Power Names Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts #1 Health Plan in State for Fourth Year in A Row

For the fourth consecutive year, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts was named the top health plan in Massachusetts for member satisfaction by...


Apr 28, 2020, 14:52 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Expands Response to COVID-19 Pandemic

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts is making a critical public health contribution by re-deploying a portion of its employees to work with the...


Apr 20, 2020, 12:15 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Unveils "We Are Mighty, Massachusetts" To Salute Acts of Kindness and Bravery in the Face of Coronavirus

To recognize the strength, compassion, and resolve of all those on the front lines putting their health at risk during the coronavirus pandemic, as...


Apr 13, 2020, 14:00 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Telehealth Claims Skyrocket During Coronavirus Pandemic

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts ("Blue Cross") announced today that it has processed 250,000 telehealth claims since changing its policy to...


Apr 09, 2020, 11:34 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield/MassINC Survey Finds Spike in Telemedicine Use Among Massachusetts Residents

Massachusetts residents are radically changing the way they access medical care, according to the latest wave of a Massachusetts tracking poll which...


Apr 06, 2020, 13:13 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Massachusetts Commits $2M To COVID-19 Community Relief

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts ("Blue Cross") announced today its latest relief efforts to support nonprofits affected by the Covid-19...


Mar 31, 2020, 11:51 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield/MassINC Survey Finds Public Health Campaign Leading to Near Universal Awareness and Action on Coronavirus

An unprecedented public health campaign aimed at slowing the spread of coronavirus is having a near-universal effect on public behavior, the third...


Mar 25, 2020, 11:59 ET This Week's MassINC/Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Tracking Poll Finds Swift Changes in Public Behavior During Coronavirus Crisis

A tracking poll finds Massachusetts residents are rapidly changing social and shopping habits, amid increasing concern about the danger posed by the...


Mar 25, 2020, 10:23 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Takes Steps to Help Expand Inpatient Capacity During Coronavirus Pandemic

To facilitate inpatient capacity across the health care system during the COVID-19 state of emergency, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts ("Blue ...


Mar 21, 2020, 05:01 ET New MassINC/ Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Tracking Poll Finds Residents Bracing for Months of Disruption

Massachusetts residents view the coronavirus strain COVID-19 as a serious and worsening threat and are bracing for a long road ahead. More than 70%...


Mar 20, 2020, 13:30 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Massachusetts Announces COVID-19 Community Support

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross), Inc. today announced several steps to support Massachusetts residents and not-for-profits...


Mar 18, 2020, 16:52 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Expands Coverage and Access for Members During the Coronavirus Pandemic

In response to the serious challenges posed by the Coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross) announced...


Mar 06, 2020, 18:55 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Expedites Access to Testing and Care Related to the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross) has been monitoring and responding to the serious challenges posed by the outbreak of...


Mar 04, 2020, 15:42 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Expedites Access to Care for Tennessee Members Affected by Tornados

In response to tornados that struck Tennessee, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross), Inc. is expediting access to care for members...


Feb 25, 2020, 10:09 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Massachusetts Announces Innovative Value-Based Partnership With Dental Management Company 42 North

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross) is expanding its value-based payment model into the dental space with a first-of-its-kind...


Feb 20, 2020, 16:47 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Expedites Access to Care in Additional States Affected by Flooding

In response to the growing impact of severe storms and flooding in several Southern U.S. states, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts ("Blue...


Feb 19, 2020, 08:00 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Announces 6 Substance Use Disorder Treatment Centers Earn Blue Distinction Center Status

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (BCBSMA) today named six substance use treatment and recovery centers in its network as Blue Distinction®...


Feb 14, 2020, 11:34 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Expedites Access to Care in Six States Affected by Flooding

In response to severe storms and flooding in Kentucky, North Carolina, Oregon, Virginia, Washington and West Virginia, Blue Cross Blue Shield of...


Feb 03, 2020, 09:48 ET Blue Cross Announces Its 14th Community Service Sabbatical Fellow

Today, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts' ("Blue Cross") 14th William C. Van Faasen Community Service Sabbatical Fellow, Lori Sheehan, starts...