In this section of the Blue Cross Blue Shield MediaRoom, you'll find our news releases. The releases are listed in chronological order and are archived by year.
Oct 19, 2021Blue Cross adds more enhanced benefits to popular Medicare Advantage PPO and HMO plans and offers plans with $0 monthly premiumsMedicare beneficiaries have until Dec. 7 to choose one of Blue Cross' highly rated, affordable Medicare Advantage plans [i]
For 2022, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross) has added more enhanced benefits to its popular PPO and HMO Medicare Advantage plans—providing older adults with a suite of health...
Oct 15, 2021Company recognized for inclusive leave and wellness policies, benefits, childcare and more
For the second year in a row, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross) has been named to the list of Best Companies for Dads. The award celebrates organizations that lead in the areas...
Oct 14, 2021New Research Finds Collaboration and Connection Between Clinicians, Patients and Families is Key to Improving Serious Illness Care and Health EquitySurvey finds what patients want most is to be listened to and included in their health care. But barriers within the health care system often prevent this, especially for those with serious illnesses and from marginalized communities.
87% of adults say it's important that doctors know their patients' priorities and what is important to them - but people with serious illness report that clinicians tend to know their priorities...
Oct 8, 2021Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts and City of Worcester's Youth Fall Vax Series Educates Thousands and Administers Dozens of Vaccines
Yesterday, the City of Worcester, in partnership with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts ("Blue Cross"), concluded its four-part Youth Fall Vax Series aimed at increasing youth vaccination...
Oct 6, 2021Bikers will also receive a complimentary Bluebikes pass to share with a friend, courtesy of the health plan
In recognition of World Mental Health Day and to shine a light on improving health and wellness within its communities, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts ("Blue Cross") is offering free...
Sep 30, 2021Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Named One of Top Health Plans in Country for Quality and ExperienceAwarded 4.5 out of 5 stars by The National Committee for Quality Assurance
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross) once again has been named one of the top health plans in the country, according to the nation's authority on health plan quality. The National...
Sep 29, 2021Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Massachusetts, ARCHANGELS And The Mass Caregiving Initiative Team Up To Launch "Any Care Counts" Campaign In Support Of Unpaid Caregivers
Today, ARCHANGELS, a start-up dedicated to supporting unpaid caregivers, with support from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross) and the Mass Caregiving Initiative at the MassTech...
Sep 23, 2021Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Becomes First Health Plan in Market to Incorporate Equity Measures Into Its Payment ModelsCompany identifies racial inequities in members' health care
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross) today shared the results of a new analysis of racial and ethnic inequities in health care and became the first health plan in Massachusetts to...
Sep 23, 2021
Today, 2,800 Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts ("Blue Cross") employees are volunteering to support 90 service projects across Massachusetts focused on improving the health of children and...
Aug 31, 2021Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Expedites Access to Care for Members in Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama Impacted by Hurricane Ida
In response to Hurricane Ida, the governors of Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama have declared states of emergency. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross) is expediting access to...