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.
Nov 13, 2020COVID-related health care spending exceeds $200 million through September
BOSTON — November 13, 2020 — Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross), Inc. and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts HMO Blue, Inc. today reported a combined after-tax third...
Nov 10, 2020Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Expedites Access to Care for Members Affected by Tropical Storm Eta
In response to Tropical Storm Eta, the governor of Florida has declared a state of emergency for eight counties in the state: Broward, Collier, Hendry, Lee, Martin, Miami-Dade, Monroe, and Palm Beach.
Nov 10, 2020Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Releases Statement on Supreme Court Arguments on Lawsuit Challenging the Affordable Care Act
The Supreme Court today hears arguments in California vs. Texas, the lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Andrew Dreyfus, president & CEO of Blue Cross Blue...
Nov 10, 2020Lineup includes deductible- and copay-only health plans, plus pharmacy plans with low- and no-cost medications for chronic conditions
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross) is unveiling a new suite of medical and pharmacy plans and offerings that provide consumers greater value and predictability when it comes to...
Nov 2, 2020
In response to Hurricane Zeta and the ongoing impact of Hurricane Delta, the governors of Alabama, Louisiana, and Mississippi have declared new or extended existing states of emergencies for...
- Oct 31, 2020Blue Cross Blue Shield Association and Blue Cross and Blue Shield Companies Reach Agreement to Settle Legal Dispute
Yesterday, the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association and Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies reached an agreement to settle a legal dispute challenging elements of...
Oct 27, 2020Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Expedites Access to Care for Members Affected by Fires in Colorado
In response to historic wildfires in Colorado, the governor of Colorado has declared a state of emergency for Boulder, Grand, and Larimer counties. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue...
Oct 21, 2020
To provide a socially-distant and easy transportation option for voters across Metro Boston as they head to the polls next month, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts ("Blue Cross") will offer...
Oct 20, 2020
Andrew Dreyfus, President and CEO of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, gave the following statement today during the Massachusetts Health Policy Commission's Health Care Cost Trends...
Oct 20, 2020Blue Cross Grants Additional $400,000 in COVID-19 Support to Massachusetts Regional Funds, Community Health Centers, Nonprofits and Teacher Organizations
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts ("Blue Cross"), announced an additional $400,000 in grants to nonprofits and regional funds across Massachusetts to support communities of color most...