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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

Saginaw 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 health expo will … Continue reading

Infographic: Choosing your own health insurance

There’s a lot to consider when you’re picking a plan. What’s included? What is a copay, deductible and coinsurance and how can you use these numbers to choose a plan that will minimize your out of pocket costs? What’s the … Continue reading

Did you just turn 26? Read this to make sure you’re covered

Under the Affordable Care Act, children can remain on their parent’s health insurance policy until they turn 26 years old, even if they are married and living in a different state. But if you’ve turned 26, you must have your … 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

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

BCBSM statement regarding ACA changes for small group and individual markets

BREAKING NEWS: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan monitored this week’s announcement by the government concerning the extensions of non-ACA compliant health plans in the small group and individual markets. We are evaluating the impacts this change would have on our business … 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

Will the employer mandate delay affect your business?

Earlier this month, the Department of Human Services issued a rule that pushes back the financial penalties for mid-sized businesses that fail to provide employees insurance coverage. Although this rule provides greater flexibility for many employers, it has also generated … 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