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BCBSM Vice President of Communications Andy Hetzel on the set of "Michigan Matters" talks ACA with Carol Cain. (credit: CBS 62)

Obamacare’s Impact On Metro Detroit: A ‘Michigan Matters’ Exclusive

An all-star lineup of executives from Michigan’s leading insurance companies appears on “Michigan Matters” this Sunday to talk about the federal Affordable Care Act and what it means to Metro Detroiters.


PriorityHealth Medicare

Priority Health Opens One-Stop Insurance Shops Throughout Michigan

While traveling to pick-up a loaf of bread, gallon of milk or the kids from recital practice, Michigan residents can now squeeze in a new insurance policy along the way.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/13/2013

Priority Health Says Health Care Price Comparison Tool Will Save Consumers Big Bucks

Priority Health has teamed up with Healthcare Blue Book to become the first Michigan-based health plan to offer members a comparison shopping tool to review prices, compare quality and read consumer reviews.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/22/2013

Priority Health Joins Michigan Primary Care Transformation Project

Priority Health announced it has joined the Michigan Primary Care Transformation project. The project is aimed at reforming primary care payment models and expanding the capabilities of patient-centered medical homes throughout the state.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/26/2013

A screen shot of the Priority Health transparency system. Priority Health photo.

Priority Health To Become First Health Plan In Michigan To Publish Health Care Costs

Priority Health is laying the groundwork to become the first health plan in Michigan to publish specific, regionalized health care costs and quality information by procedure, facility and physician.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/16/2013

Michigan Health Connect

Priority Health Joins Michigan Health Connect

The coordination of health information statewide has taken a major step forward, as Priority Health joins the state’s largest health information exchange, Michigan Health Connect.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/12/2013

PriorityHealth Medicare

UM Health System Joins Priority Health Healthcare Network

The University of Michigan Health System has joined Priority Health as a participating provider to serve its HMO, PPO, POS and Medicare product lines. The contract, which goes into effect March 1, will add more than 1,800 physicians as well as the University of Michigan hospitals to the Priority Health provider network.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/24/2013

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

Priority Health Expands Medicare Offerings

Priority Health is furthering its commitment to providing quality health care in Michigan by expanding the counties it serves, the number of providers in its networks and health plans it offers. This year alone, Priority Health Medicare added a new health plan, more than 5,000 new providers and seven new counties to its already expansive network.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/21/2012

HR Notices From October 1

The latest staffing, leadership and boardroom news from Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and groups

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/01/2012