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.
Mar 18, 2011Municipalities Recognized for Achievements in Improving Employee Health and Wellness
BOSTON — March 18, 2011 — Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (BCBSMA), a locally-based, community-focused health plan, today announced the winners of the annual Municipal Blue Innovation...
Mar 8, 2011Board of Directors Voluntarily Suspends Pay
BOSTON — March 8, 2011 — Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts is a locally-based, community-minded company that has been proudly serving the Commonwealth for nearly 75 years. We are...
Mar 1, 2011Strong investment earnings result in modest net income margin of 0.2%
BOSTON — March 1, 2011 — Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Massachusetts, Inc. (BCBSMA) and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Massachusetts HMO Blue, Inc. (BCBSMA HMO Blue) announced its 2010 calendar...
Feb 10, 2011New Feature Gives Employers More Affordable Option and Consumers an Incentive to Seek High-Value Care
BOSTON — February 10, 2011 — Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, Inc. (BCBSMA), is introducing an innovative new health plan design for individuals and employers that offers significant...
Jan 27, 2011Increases in Claims Processing Efficiency and Affordability Expected
BOSTON — January 27, 2011 — NASCO and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (BCBSMA) today announced BCBSMA as a full partner in NASCO. BCBSMA joins a growing number of Blue Cross® and Blue...
Jan 25, 2011Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Issues Statement Regarding Potential Merger of Harvard Pilgrim HealthCare and Tufts Health Plan
BOSTON — January 25, 2011 — Massachusetts is fortunate to be home to a number of locally-based, community-minded, not-for-profit health plans that are consistently rated among the best in the...
Jan 21, 2011Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Announces First-Year Results of Alternative Quality ContractOne of the largest payment reform initiatives in the country shows success in improving patient care and lowering cost trends
BOSTON — January 21, 2011 — Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, Inc. (BCBSMA), today announced the first-year results of its Alternative Quality Contract (AQC) agreements with physicians...