Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Michigan Creates Nation's Largest Patient-Centered Medical Home ProgramBlue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan has designated 1,243 Michigan physician practices as patient-centered medical homes for 2013.
Fairlane Town Center Hosts Kids 'N Kicks Summer Walking ProgramKeeping 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.
Judge: Insurer Wrong To Deny Autism CoverageA federal judge has ruled that Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan was wrong to deny coverage for certain autism treatment services.
Blue Cross Shares Data With Michigan Health Information NetworkBlue 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.
Mich. House OKs Blue Cross Blue Shield OverhaulBlue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan is closer to becoming a customer-owned nonprofit after the Republican-led Michigan House approved legislation Thursday.
Mich. Senate OKs Blue Cross Blue Shield OverhaulThe 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.
Aging West Michigan Population Spells Health Care Troubles AheadWest 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.
Time-Out Called In Antitrust Lawsuit Against BCBSMBills 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.
Blue Cross Overhaul Makes Headway, Raises ConcernsA 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.
House Panel Takes Up Blue Cross Overhaul ProposalA 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.
Blues Light Up Their Downtown Building With Energy-Efficient Old English DThe Detroit Tigers are in the World Series for the second time in six years, and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan and Blue Care Network are sending out an especially big tribute in lights on the Blue Cross Blue Shield headquarters building on Lafayette Avenue near I-375 in downtown Detroit.
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 Leader: Blue Cross Vote Eyed For Next WeekThe Michigan Senate may discuss the proposed overhaul of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan next week, Senate Majority Leader Randy Richardville said Thursday.
Michigan Matters: Businesses In Cities, Gov. Rick SnyderThis week on Michigan Matters, Host Carol Cain travels to Grand Rapids for the West Michigan Policy Conference and talked to four business and government leaders in the state about issues impacting our state and the importance of cities.
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.