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  • Western New York Woman Shares Story of Triumph

    Western New York Woman Shares Story of Triumph

    11/13/2018

    BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York member and Western New York Native, Karen Cantafio recently received the 2018 Faces of Fearless℠ award, a national competition that recognizes individuals who fearlessly persevere, triumph and inspire as they overcome health challenges.
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  • OPEIU, Local 153 Announces New Contract with BlueCross BlueShield

    OPEIU, Local 153 Announces New Contract with BlueCross BlueShield

    11/10/2018

    Overwhelming majority of OPEIU, Local 153 membership voted to ratify new three-year contract that maintains labor agreement through April 25, 2022.
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  • Blue Fund Awards $2.7 Million to Nine Organizations

    Blue Fund Awards $2.7 Million to Nine Organizations

    11/07/2018

    Grants from the Blue Fund support initiatives that improve community health outcomes.
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  • Blue Gives High Marks to Latest CPC+ Expansion Despite Low Provider Participation

    Blue Gives High Marks to Latest CPC+ Expansion Despite Low Provider Participation

    10/30/2018

    The second round of CMS’s Comprehensive Primary Care Plus (CPC+) program generated far less interest than expected from payers and practices, but Blues plans that are participating say the program already is helping providers transform to a value-based system.
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  • BlueCross BlueShield of WNY & Kaleida Extend Contract

    BlueCross BlueShield of WNY & Kaleida Extend Contract

    10/10/2018

    BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York and Kaleida Health announce a contractual extension of their existing agreement that ensures BlueCross BlueShield’s membership will continue to have access to Kaleida Health’s facilities and services.
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  • Statement on 2018 Individual Premium Rate Requests

    Statement on 2018 Individual Premium Rate Requests

    11/16/2018

    BlueCross BlueShield of WNY requested premium rates for individuals in 2018. These directly reflect the cost of providing health care coverage in NYS.
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  • Reducing Risk of Heart Disease

    Reducing Risk of Heart Disease

    11/16/2018

    Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the US. Get those cholesterol & blood pressure levels under control because February is American Heart Month.
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  • BlueCross BlueShield WNY Announces Lower Premium Costs For Focus

    BlueCross BlueShield WNY Announces Lower Premium Costs For Focus

    11/16/2018

    Introducing “focus”, a new health insurance product that offers employers & individuals quality care at Catholic Health facilities at a lower premium cost.
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  • Blue Discount Program Goes Digital

    Blue Discount Program Goes Digital

    11/16/2018

    BlueCross BlueShield of WNY's signature member discount program is going digital! Relaunching as Blue Discounts, it features 100+ local and national offers.
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  • Employees Stay Healthy on Blue Bikes

    Employees Stay Healthy on Blue Bikes

    11/16/2018

    BlueCross BlueShield of WNY’s free employee bike loan program is back again! It offers the company's 1,500 employees access to bikes during the work week!
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