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  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of WNY Announces Leadership Promotion

    Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of WNY Announces Leadership Promotion

    June 27, 2022

    Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Western New York announced the promotion of Kayvin Robertson to vice president, provider contracting and relations effective June 5, 2022. Mr. Robertson will lead value-added contracting and relationship-building with health systems, hospitals and physician practices on behalf of the health plan.
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  • Roe v Wade

    Roe v Wade

    June 24, 2022

    As Highmark Health evaluates the myriad of implications of the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v Wade, we remain committed to working with federal officials, state policymakers, employer partners, and local health care leaders to respond to this changing landscape and provide coverage options that best meet the needs of health plan members, patients, and team members across our footprint on a state-by-state basis.
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  • Highmark BCBSWNY Announces $300,000 Investment to Honor Katherine Massey and Support Relief Efforts

    Highmark BCBSWNY Announces $300,000 Investment to Honor Katherine Massey and Support Relief Efforts

    May 24, 2022

    To support local relief efforts and honor the victims of the tragic shootings at the Tops supermarket in Buffalo last weekend, Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Western New York today announced a $300,000 investment to support all those impacted, as well as the greater community.
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  • Highmark BCBSWNY Receives Prestigious Brand Excellence Award

    Highmark BCBSWNY Receives Prestigious Brand Excellence Award

    April 11, 2022

    Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Western New York (HMBCBSWNY) announced today that it has been awarded a Brand Excellence Award from the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association (BCBSA).
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  • Highmark BCBSWNY Appoints Doris Cabonell-Medina as Director of Social Determinants of Health

    Highmark BCBSWNY Appoints Doris Cabonell-Medina as Director of Social Determinants of Health

    March 15, 2022

    New position will support health plan’s commitment to addressing SDOH factors that impact its members, employees, and communities
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  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of WNY Announces Leadership Promotions

    Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of WNY Announces Leadership Promotions

    March 15, 2022

    Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Western New York today announced the promotion of four local leaders to the position of Vice President.
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  • Highmark BCBSWNY Opens 2022 Blue Fund Grant Cycle with Added Focus on Maternal Health Disparities

    Highmark BCBSWNY Opens 2022 Blue Fund Grant Cycle with Added Focus on Maternal Health Disparities

    February 23, 2022

    Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Western New York announced that its Blue Fund is expanding efforts to address maternal health disparities.
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  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of WNY Hosts Free Event Series for Community During Winter Break

    Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of WNY Hosts Free Event Series for Community During Winter Break

    February 15, 2022

    Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Western New York (Highmark BCBSWNY) is presenting February Fun, a week-long series of free, virtual and outdoor activities for families to enjoy during Winter Break from Monday, Feb. 21 through Friday, Feb. 25.
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  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Employees Make the Season Brighter for Western New Yorkers

    Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Employees Make the Season Brighter for Western New Yorkers

    December 08, 2021

    To help make the season brighter for those in need, Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Western New York employees collected gifts for 216 community members at The Valley Community Association and Terrace View Long Term Care at a drive-through gift drive hosted at its downtown building today.
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  • Highmark Western and Northeastern New York Awards $2.67M to Address Racial and Health Inequities

    Highmark Western and Northeastern New York Awards $2.67M to Address Racial and Health Inequities

    December 03, 2021

    Highmark Western and Northeastern New York today announced a $2.67 million investment focused on addressing racial and health inequities in the communities it serves.
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  • Pilot with Kenmore Gym to Assist Members with Parkinson’s Disease

    Pilot with Kenmore Gym to Assist Members with Parkinson’s Disease

    October 12, 2021

    Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Western New York today announced a pilot program with Parkinson’s Boxing Gym in Kenmore, New York, to benefit its members with Parkinson’s disease (PD).
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  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Awards $2.45 Million in Blue Fund Grants

    Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Awards $2.45 Million in Blue Fund Grants

    September 14, 2021

    Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Western New York Blue Fund today announced $2.45 million in grants to support 12 major health-based projects across Western New York that will have a positive impact on behavioral health, cardiovascular health, health-care workforce development and healthy children.
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  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Western New York Donates Over 200 Tickets for Buffalo Bills Kids Day

    Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Western New York Donates Over 200 Tickets for Buffalo Bills Kids Day

    August 27, 2021

    Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Western New York today announced the donation of over 200 tickets for the Buffalo Bills pre-season Kids Day at Highmark Stadium on Saturday, August 28, 2021.
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  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Employees Collect 6,000 Pounds of Food for FeedMore WNY

    Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Employees Collect 6,000 Pounds of Food for FeedMore WNY

    August 02, 2021

    Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Western New York employees lined up at the company’s downtown headquarters for its second annual drive-through food drive to benefit FeedMore WNY.
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  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Employees Donate Nearly 1,000 Back-to-School Supplies to Boys & Girls Club of Buffalo

    Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Employees Donate Nearly 1,000 Back-to-School Supplies to Boys & Girls Club of Buffalo

    July 19, 2021

    Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Western New York employees collected nearly 1,000 back-to-school supplies for local organization Boys & Girls Club of Buffalo.
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