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Miss the Marketplace deadline? Here’s what you need to know

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

BCBSM enrollment blitz to help consumers avoid last minute health care sign-up blues

With less than a month to enroll in a health plan, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan and Blue Care Network are hosting ‘3 2 1 Enroll’ day. On Friday, March 21, four free education and enrollment sessions will be offered … Continue reading

Can you afford not to have health insurance?

As most people know – the Affordable Care Act requires everyone to have some form of health coverage this year. With all of our existing household expenses, adding another monthly payment can seem daunting, leaving many people to wonder how … Continue reading

Deadline for enrolling in health plan quickly approaching, these sessions can help you get covered

With the end of open enrollment only weeks away, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan has scheduled over 15 enrollment sessions around the state that will help people decide which plan is right for them. March 31 is the last … Continue reading

Health resources and enrollment event helps individuals and small businesses navigate ACA

With less than a month to enroll in a health plan, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan and Blue Care Network are partnering with the Detroit Regional Chamber’s MI Health Answers program to host Be Covered, Be Confident.” This free … Continue reading

Scheduled Social Security Administration maintenance

As you know we at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan are proudly participating in the upcoming National Youth Enrollment Day this Saturday, Feb. 15th. We wanted to share an update for those of you planning to enroll. A scheduled … Continue reading

Affordable Care Act: 5 FAQs on enrollment, deadlines, and subsidies

If you are confused about the Affordable Care Act or how it’s working, rest assured you’re not alone. Here, Terry Burke, vice president, individual business, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, answers five of the most-asked questions about the ACA. Continue reading

Why Gen Y should own an Obamacare plan

It’s easy for young, healthy adults to feel invincible.  But anyone can get an illness or injury that drives them into medical debt, the leading cause of personal bankruptcy. On average, a 3-day hospital stay is $30,000 if you are … Continue reading

Deadlines for paying your health insurance bill

BREAKING NEWS: Blue Cross wants to give Michigan residents every opportunity to obtain health coverage and have it effective in the New Year. If you have enrolled in a plan but have not paid your bill, you will still be covered on … Continue reading

News Release: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan adds enrollment staff, extends hours to help consumers select health plans before Dec. 23 deadline

BREAKING NEWS: DETROIT, Dec. 20, 2013 – Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan is addressing higher call volumes and interest among Michigan residents in enrolling in Affordable Care Act health plans by increasing call center staffing and expanding call center hours leading … Continue reading