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Blue Cross Loses Big Appeal Over Hidden Fees

BSBS of Michigan has lost an appeal in a critical case over hidden fees charged to health insurance customers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/14/2014

Blues Invest $10M In MHA Keystone Center

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Michigan Thursday announced a third investment, this one of $10 million, over five years to the Michigan Health & Hospital Association Keystone Center.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/27/2013


Blues, Trinity Health To Try Outcomes-Based Reimbursement

Trinity Health-Michigan and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan are implementing a first of its kind reimbursement arrangement that moves hospitals away from traditional fee-for-service payments.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/29/2013


Blues Donate $600k For Healthy Living Programs In 20 Michigan Elementary Schools

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan is awarding $600,000 to support healthy eating and physical activity programs in 20 elementary schools during the 2012-2013 school year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/26/2012

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Regional Variation In Rates Of Cardiac Procedures On The Rise

Regional differences in rates of cardiac procedures have increased in Michigan over the past decade — differences that cannot be fully explained by differences in health risk factors, heart attack or cardiac mortality rates, according to a report released this week by the Center for Healthcare Research & Transformation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/30/2012

The panel at Tuesday's Wellness 2.0 breakfast at Lawrence Technological University

Blues Event Says Wellness Programs Moving To Social Media

The future of employee wellness programs will be intimately involved with social media and social gaming.

That was the word from a panel of experts Tuesday morning at Lawrence Technological University in Southfield, at a seminar presented by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/06/2011


New IT Industry Campaign: Outsource To Detroit

A group of Detroit IT industry leaders met Thursday with an Obama Administration representative and continued the work toward what will be a national branding effort for the area’s IT development industry — “Outsource to Detroit.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/29/2011


Quicken, Blue Cross In Business Partnership

Quicken Loans Inc. announced Tuesday that effective Jan. 1, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Michigan will become the sole medical insurance carrier for Quicken Loans’ 4,000 employees.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/06/2011


Blues Implement New Software

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Michigan said Monday it had implemented eight software systems from Bowie, Md.-based MedAssurant Inc.


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County Leaders Discuss Business And Health Care On ‘Michigan Matters’

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Mich. CEO Daniel Loepp and the roundtable guests discussed the economic impact of the health care industry during a taping of “Michigan Matters” with Carol Cain.

CBS 62–01/08/2011