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Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Michigan Creates Nation’s Largest Patient-Centered Medical Home Program

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan has designated 1,243 Michigan physician practices as patient-centered medical homes for 2013.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/22/2013

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Fairlane Town Center Hosts Kids ‘N Kicks Summer Walking Program

Keeping kids away from T-V and video games in the summer can be a challenge, but one area program has some cool incentives to get kids moving.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/20/2013

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Judge: Insurer Wrong To Deny Autism Coverage

A federal judge has ruled that Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan was wrong to deny coverage for certain autism treatment services.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/03/2013

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Blue Cross Shares Data With Michigan Health Information Network

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan is now a part of Michigan’s electronic sharing of health information through the Michigan Health Information Network Shared Services.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/26/2013

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Mich. House OKs Blue Cross Blue Shield Overhaul

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan is closer to becoming a customer-owned nonprofit after the Republican-led Michigan House approved legislation Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/02/2013

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Mich. Senate OKs Blue Cross Blue Shield Overhaul

The state Senate has again approved a proposal to end Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan’s tax-exempt status and transform it from a charitable trust to a customer-owned nonprofit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/31/2013

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Aging West Michigan Population Spells Health Care Troubles Ahead

West Michigan’s increasing aging population and decreasing number of young people will likely result in higher age-related health care costs, according to a report from Grand Valley State University researchers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/13/2013

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Time-Out Called In Antitrust Lawsuit Against BCBSM

Bills approved by state lawmakers could have an impact on a lawsuit that accuses Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan of discouraging competition by insisting on unfair terms with hospitals.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/27/2012

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Blue Cross Overhaul Makes Headway, Raises Concerns

A proposal that would end Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan’s tax-exempt status is making headway in Lansing, but not without critics trying to step in the path of the legislation to overhaul Michigan’s largest health insurer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/18/2012

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House Panel Takes Up Blue Cross Overhaul Proposal

A Michigan House panel is hearing testimony on a proposal that would end Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan’s tax-exempt status and transform the health insurer from a charitable trust to a customer-owned nonprofit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/13/2012

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