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.
Aug 6, 2020Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Expedites Access to Care for Members Affected by Hurricane Isaias
In response to Hurricane Isaias, which has led the governors of South Carolina, North Carolina and Virginia to declare states of emergency, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross),...
Aug 5, 2020Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts to Issue More Than $100 Million in Premium Relief to Insured Customers and MembersBrings company's COVID-related financial support to more than $200 million
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts ("Blue Cross") announced today that it will return $101 million in premium refunds and anticipated rebates to its customers and members as a result of lower...
Jul 30, 2020Risk factors for colorectal cancer rising among older adults, millennials in Massachusetts, data showsCOVID-19 pandemic highlights availability of effective at-home screening options
Known risk factors for colorectal cancer have increased significantly among Massachusetts millennials and older adults, but only about a third of 50-52-year-olds are getting the recommended...
Jul 28, 2020Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Offers Dental Members Access to Teledentistry During COVID-19 PandemicIntroduces new partnership with Toothpic and new access to select Philips Sonicare products
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross) has introduced several innovative programs to support Dental Blue members' oral health care needs, as Massachusetts dental practices begin to...
Jul 23, 2020Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Announces Bold New Action To Expand Members' Access to Mental Health ServicesSteps include a 50% increase in reimbursement rates for child psychiatrists and permanently paying for telehealth visits at in-person rates
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts ("Blue Cross") is announcing a set of bold new initiatives to ensure our members have timely access to high-quality, affordable mental health care. Access...