Blue Cross Awards Grants To Free And Low-Cost Health ClinicsFifty free and low-cost health clinics will share $740,000 in grants from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan to provide medical, dental and mental health care for the under and uninsured.
Critters Looking For Coverage? Bed Bugs Discovered At BCBSBed bugs have made their way into hotels, college dorms, and even homes ... but now one metro Detroit office building is dealing with the pesky problem.
Insurer Of Last Resort Supporting Insurance Overhaul Bill Opponents of the move, including Republican Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette, say the change could hurt seniors who rely on Medigap coverage.
Blue Cross Changes OK'd Without Abortion ProvisionA state House committee has approved bills to overhaul Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, leaving out anti-abortion provisions.
Michigan Senate Approves Overhaul Of Blue CrossThe Michigan Senate has approved a Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan overhaul that supporters say levels the playing field among health insurers and critics argue doesn't adequately protect elderly and vulnerable residents.
Senate Panel Takes On Blue Cross Overhaul PlanA Senate panel is hearing testimony about legislation aimed at overhauling Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Michigan.
Snyder Calls For Overhaul Of Health Insurance RegulationGov. Rick Snyder wants Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan to become a non-profit mutual insurance company that would provide better access to health care.
WWJ Event Links Workforce Wellness, Social MediaJoin WWJ Technology Editor Matt Roush and a panel of experts Dec. 6 in a discussion of how social media and technology are driving workforce wellness.
Blue Cross/Beaumont Battle Goes PublicBeaumont Health System said it will discontinue dealing with patients using the Blue Care Network starting in January.
Local Supplier For Blues' Solar Power SystemClinton Township-based Applied Energy Technologies said that its stainless steel roof ballast rack for photovoltaic panels had beren used in DTE Energy's installtaion of a 200-kilowatt solar power array on the roof of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Michigan in Detroit.
Program Offers Cash Incentives To Live DowntownFiver local companies will take part in a five-year $4 million incentive program to bring more residents to downtown Detroit.
Blues Launch Largest Patient-Centered Medical Home ProgramDetroit-based Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan has designated approximately 2,500 physicians in roughly 770 practices across the state as patient-centered medical homes, a 28 percent increase over the 1,800 designated PCMH physicians in 2010.