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Bed bugs. (CBS, File)

Critters Looking For Coverage? Bed Bugs Discovered At BCBS

Bed 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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/22/2013


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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/05/2013

Blue Cross Changes OK’d Without Abortion Provision

A state House committee has approved bills to overhaul Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, leaving out anti-abortion provisions.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/21/2013


Michigan Senate Approves Overhaul Of Blue Cross

The 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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/17/2012

(credit: Gov. Rick Snyder's office)

Senate Panel Takes On Blue Cross Overhaul Plan

A Senate panel is hearing testimony about legislation aimed at overhauling Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/20/2012

(credit: Gov. Rick Snyder's office)

Snyder Calls For Overhaul Of Health Insurance Regulation

Gov. 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 Newsradio 950–09/11/2012

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WWJ Event Links Workforce Wellness, Social Media

Join 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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/29/2011

Blue Cross/Beaumont Battle Goes Public

Beaumont Health System said it will discontinue dealing with patients using the Blue Care Network starting in January.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/27/2011

Solar panels (credit: Wikimedia)

Local Supplier For Blues’ Solar Power System

Clinton 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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/20/2011

(WWJ Photo/Florence Walton)

Program Offers Cash Incentives To Live Downtown

Fiver local companies will take part in a five-year $4 million incentive program to bring more residents to downtown Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/25/2011