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Public, private partners award $535,000 to integrate health care for low income and uninsured patients coping with mental illness and substance abuse

Six Michigan-based safety net providers received a combined total of $535,000 to help develop, enhance or expand programs to support uninsured and low-income patients coping with mental illness and substance abuse.

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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan designates record number of physician practices as patient-centered medical homes

For the eighth consecutive year, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan and its physician partners are leading the nation in advancing the patient-centered medical home model of care, as 1,638 practices, comprised of 4,534 physicians, have earned designation as patient-centered medical homes. Blue Cross’ medical home model has reduced both hospitalizations and emergency visits, resulting in improved health outcomes and preventing $427 million in medical costs over six years.

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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan announces nationwide, patient-focused health care offering for Michigan employers

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan today announced a national, integrated care offering for Michigan employers and their out-of-state employees – Blue Distinction Total Care.

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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan recognizes senior advocates with annual Community Service Awards

In recognition of exemplary senior advocates across the state, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan presented its annual Community Service Awards to two individuals, Denise Hubbard of Waterford and Raymond Mills of Bellaire, and one organization, Community Social Services of Wayne County, during the opening ceremony of this year’s Michigan Senior Olympics on Friday, August 12 in Rochester.

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