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.
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...
Jul 15, 2020Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Massachusetts Distributes Its 50,000th Meal To Support Those Affected By COVID-19Company reengages furloughed cafeteria staff to prepare meals for those in need
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts ("Blue Cross") has distributed its 50,000th meal as part of its Community Meal Program in partnership with Lovin' Spoonfuls. The program, now in its 10th...
Jul 15, 2020Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Pilots New Value-Based Payment Program For Independent Primary Care PracticesMakes AQC model, designed to improve quality and lower costs, available to smaller practices
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross) is launching an innovative program to improve the quality of patient care, slow the rise of health care costs and change the way independent...