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  • BlueCross BlueShield Extends Coverage of Coronavirus Treatment

    May 30, 2020

    To ensure members continue to have access to the care they need during the COVID-19 pandemic, BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York will continue to waive all copays, coinsurance and deductibles for COVID-19 treatment received by fully insured Commercial and Medicare Advantage members through June 30, an extension from the original announcement that was set to end May 31, 2020.
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  • BCBSWNY Providing Members Free Digital App to Support Mental Health and Overall Wellness

    April 28, 2020

    BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York Providing Members Free Digital App to Support Mental Health and Overall Wellness. Among Health Plan’s Many Efforts to Support Members During Pandemic.
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  • BlueCross BlueShield Fuels the Frontline During COVID-19 Pandemic

    April 27, 2020

    BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York Health Plan Sends Meals, Healthy Snacks to 1,500 WNY Heroes on Behalf of its 1,500 Employees.
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  • All Member Out-of-Pocket Costs Waived for Coronavirus Testing and Treatment

    April 02, 2020

    In light of these unprecedented times, we are announcing that BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York is eliminating any and all costs for our members related to COVID-19 testing and treatment. This includes our nearly 500,000 Medicare Advantage, Medicaid, and fully insured Commercial members. No co-pays, no cost-shares, no-coinsurance on the part of our members will be required effective April 1 through May 31, 2020.
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