In the news

Read about Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota in the news:

"Heard on the Street: Blue Cross-Mayo Clinic Health System collaborate", Post Bulletin, Jan. 31, 2014 ExternalLink

"New health plan for Jackson County", Lakefield Standard ExternalLink

"Gamification Ratchets Up Employee Engagement, HealthLeaders Media", Oct. 23. ExternalLink

“Online Care Anywhere and the Future of Telemedicine,” Becker’s Hospital Review, Sept. 20 ExternalLink

“The Doctor is ‘On’,” Human Resource Executive, Sept. 6 ExternalLink

“Health beat: Online doctor visits given away at fair fill a need,” Star Tribune, Aug 31 ExternalLink

"Doctor visit is State Fair giveaway," KFAI-AM, Aug. 22 ExternalLink

“Blue Cross, Allina unveil plan to be sold on exchange,” Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal, Aug. 6, 2013 ExternalLink

“Blue Cross, Allina join forces on new health care plan,” Star Tribune, Aug. 6, 2013 ExternalLink

"Tax increase prods smokers to quit," Pioneer Press, July 23, 2013 ExternalLink

“2013 Healthiest Employers ranked,” Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal, June 21, 2013 ExternalLink

“Insurers submit plans to state to join MNSURE,” Minnesota Public Radio, May 26, 2013 ExternalLink

“New Blue Cross CEO on the future of insurance brokers,” Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal, April 12, 2013 ExternalLink

"Profits for Minnesota's largest health plans drop in 2012," Star Tribune, April 1, 2013 ExternalLink

“In Richfield, healthy snacks fill concessions,” KSTP-TV, Jan. 23, 2013 ExternalLink

“Aetna executive to lead Blue Cross,” Star Tribune, Dec. 17, 2012 ExternalLink

"More 'Open Streets' events in Minneapolis in 2013 thanks to new grant," City of Minneapolis, Dec. 7, 2012 ExternalLink

“Minnesota insurers position themselves for health exchange,” Pioneer Press, Nov. 19, 2012 ExternalLink

“Blue Cross says its new “Simplicity” health plan can lower costs for companies that want self-funded insurance,” Twin Cities Business Journal, Oct. 29, 2012 ExternalLink

“Insurers head to the malls for customers,” Star Tribune, Oct. 23, 2012 ExternalLink

“Health insurers adding 'pop-up' stores to malls, shopping centers (w/ poll),” Pioneer Press, Oct. 23, 2012 ExternalLink

“Super-sized media? More overweight actors in TV ads,” The Today Show, Oct. 7, 2012. ExternalLink

“Advertisers put obese people in the spotlight.” USA Today, Oct. 5, 2012. ExternalLink

“Can these Minnesota ads reduce obesity?” Washington Post, Sept. 28, 2012. ExternalLink

"New anti-obesity ads blaming overweight parents spark criticism," National Public Radio, Sept. 27, 2012 ExternalLink

“Think of the (fat) children: Minnesota's 'better example' anti-obesity campaign,” The Atlantic, Sept. 24, 2012. ExternalLink

“Ad campaign urges parents to set healthy example, KMSP-TV,” Sept. 16, 2012. ExternalLink

"Blue Cross ads aim to fight obesity by targeting parents," WCCO-TV, Sept. 10, 2012 ExternalLink