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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Statement on Commissioner Flood’s guidance regarding ACA transition plan extensions for Michigan consumers
By Blues Perspectives April 11, 2014

Today, Michigan’s Insurance Commissioner provided direction on how the state would interpret March’s announcement by the Obama Administration regarding the extension of non-complaint ACA plans. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan issued the following statement on the decision: “Blue Cross … Continue reading

How would you hit a homerun for health?
By David Lingholm April 5, 2014

For five Detroit area kids, their answers to the question, “how would you hit a homerun for health?” earned them tickets to Kids Opening Day at Comerica Park, and a chance to participate in some on-field exercises before the game. … Continue reading


Detroit PAL teaches more than on-the-field fundamentals
By David Lingholm April 5, 2014

The statistics about childhood obesity in Michigan are sobering, especially when it comes to kids and physical activity. According to the Michigan Department of Community Health, only 31 percent of our state’s youth participate in a daily physical education class. … Continue reading


Miss the Marketplace deadline? Here’s what you need to know
By Terry Burke April 2, 2014

As of March 31, 2014, the health insurance Marketplace has closed. Many Michiganders took advantage of the Marketplace, and available subsidies, to find affordable coverage for themselves and their families. If you did not participate in the Marketplace but still … Continue reading


Getting hyped for Kids Opening Day with HYPE Athletics
By Adriane Davis April 1, 2014

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan is proud to partner with the Detroit Tigers and HYPE Athletics to present Kids Opening Day on April 6, at Comerica Park. HYPE Athletics is a local community organization that creates an environment for … Continue reading




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