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 7, 2015
BOSTON — October 7, 2015 —Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross) encourages everyone to get their annual flu shot to stay healthy during flu season. While the Centers for Disease...
Oct 5, 2015More Members To Benefit From Payment Model That Emphasizes Quality Of Care Innovative payment program will include Blue Cross PPO members in 2016
BOSTON — October 5, 2015 — Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross) has reached an agreement with four Massachusetts physician and hospital organizations to provide care to...
Oct 1, 2015Medicare beneficiaries have until December 7 to choose a Medicare Advantage plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross) has announced its broad suite of Medicare options for the 2016 open enrollment period. Blue Cross has the highest-rated Medicare PPO plan in...
- Sep 17, 2015
BOSTON — September 17, 2015 — Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross) has again been recognized as one of the highest-performing health insurers in the United States, according to...
Sep 16, 2015Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts to hold fifth annual company-wide day of service
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross) will hold its fifth annual company-wide Service Day today. Over 3,200 employees will volunteer at 50 different community sites across the state...
Sep 2, 2015Total Medical Spending at Blue ross Grew Less Then State's Health Care Benchmark for Two Consecutive Years
BOSTON — September 2, 2015 — Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross) released the following statement about the 2015 Annual Report on the Performance of the Massachusetts Health...
- Aug 21, 2015Blue Cross offers tips on identifying and preventing tick bites during the summer
BOSTON — August 21, 2015 — Lyme disease is on the rise, and spreading to new areas. The Center for Disease Control (CDC) reports that Lyme disease continues to peak during the summer season, with
Aug 13, 2015
Starting a family is a pivotal time in one's life. To help with this important step, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts(Blue Cross) has compiled a list of resources for its pregnant and...
- Aug 11, 2015
BOSTON — August 11, 2015 — Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, Inc. and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts HMO Blue, Inc. (Blue Cross), announced its second quarter 2015 financial...
Aug 4, 2015
BOSTON — August 4, 2015 — The summer heat and humidity are in full force. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention reports that extreme heat events, or heat waves, are a leading cause of...