Michigan Matters: Champions for Mental Health Awareness Take Center StageWith May being Mental Health Awareness Month, three champions for mental wellness and raising the conversation about its importance -- former Detroit Lions Quarterback Eric Hipple, NAMI-Michigan’s Kevin Fischer and BCBSM’s Dr. Amy McKenzie -- appear on CBS 62’s “Michigan Matters” this Sunday at 7:30 am to discuss this critical issue.
Blue Cross To Donate Salad Bars To Michigan SchoolsSeventeen Michigan schools will get salad bars through a partnership with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan and the United Start Foundation.
Neighborhoods Day In Detroit To Feature Cleanups, FestivalsOne organization will give groceries to needy families and individuals. Others will plant flowers. Block clubs will put boards on doors and windows of vacant houses.
Michigan Kids Champion Fitness And Fun In Video/Essay ContestKids ages 7-14 are competing to encourage others to stay healthy.
Live Downtown Games Bring Workers Out Of The Office For Day Of CompetitionThe competition was strong Wednesday for the Live Downtown Games including events like the hippity-hop, sack race and hula-hooping at DTE Headquarters in Detroit.
BCBS Of Michigan Recognized As Leader In Workplace WellnessWould you try a treadmill desk? More and more metro Detroit companies are going the distance to make workplace wellness a part of their corporate culture.
Obamacare’s Impact On Metro Detroit: A 'Michigan Matters' ExclusiveAn 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.
Deadline Looms For Enrolling In Health Plan Under Affordable Care ActMonday is the deadline to select health care plans under the Affordable Care Act, or what some people call Obamacare.
Healthy Blue Xtras Launches Interactive Campaign For Healthy HolidaysWhen it comes to holiday eating, it can be tough to figure out the healthiest options or have the discipline to choose them. For a third year running, Healthy Blue Xtras will help people make it onto the “nutritional nice list” with a fun, interactive, online game, available on Blue Cross’ A Healthier Michigan Facebook page.
Blues Offer ACA Subsidy Eligibility Via Text Messaging, First In MichiganMichigan residents who are uninsured or exploring their health insurance options under the Affordable Care Act now can send a text message to determine their eligibility for subsidies to help them pay part of their premiums, thanks to a new program launched Monday by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan.
Local Insurance Providers Regroup After Healthcare Law ChangePresident Obama changes his mind and says Americans can keep existing insurance plans... so what's that mean for Michiganders with cancellation notices?
Exchanges Open But Slow, Blues Tout PricesIf you were trying to sign up for health insurance come Jan. 1 on the new online exchanges under the federal Affordable Care Act Tuesday, good luck.
HR Notices From Sept. 19The latest staffing, leadership and boardroom news from Michigan's technology-focused companies, institutions and groups.
Blues, Henry Ford Health, Other Hospitals Launch Spine Surgery Effort
Larky, Blues Partner To Give Members Easier Access To DiscountsLarky, the free web site and mobile service that helps consumers get every discount they deserve from their memberships, has partnered with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan to make finding and using member discounts easier.