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2018 News Releases

Blue Cross donates $250,000 to Psychiatry Residency at Billings Clinic

Dec. 11, 2018

Helena, MT — Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana (BCBSMT) announced on Monday the donation of $250,000 as the lead gift in a new fundraising campaign being launched by the Billings Clinic Foundation to help sustain Montana’s first-ever psychiatry residency.

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$50,000 Bcbsmt Grant to Support YWCA Billings Gateway Vista

Oct. 13, 2018

Transitional housing complex provides victims of domestic and sexual abuse with support services

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Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana Supports Health of Crow Nation Through Basketball Tournament

Sep. 06, 2018

Basketball is a big part of the culture of Montana’s Crow Nation. Generations of youth begin playing basketball at an early age.

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BCBSMT Awards $50,000 Grant To Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies

Aug. 15, 2018

Helena, MT — Thanks in large part to success Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies (HMHB) has demonstrated over the past year, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana (BCBSMT) awarded the organization a second consecutive $50,000 Healthy Kids, Healthy Families (HKHF) grant recently to foster expansion of a vital program that will benefit even more Montana families.

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$50,000 BCBSMT Grant To Help Mcc Expand Youth Program

Aug. 15, 2018

Helena, MT — The Montana Conservation Corps – dedicated to the empowerment of youth through volunteerism and environmental stewardship – is ready to move forward, in a big way. That’s not really a revelation, however, since that’s how the organization operates on a regular basis.

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Grandstreet Theatre receives $50,000 HKHF grant from BCBSMT

Jul. 06, 2018

HELENA – For more than 40 years, Grandstreet Theatre has entertained and educated audiences with live theater productions in Helena.Now, with the backing of a $50,000 Health Kids, Healthy Families grant from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana (BCBSMT), Grandstreet is taking its show on the road. The goal is to open collective community dialogues on depression and suicide across Montana through a little British play with a big message.

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Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana Tackles Economic and Health Disparities

Jun. 13, 2018

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BCBSMT donates $15,000 to Red Cross of Montana to support flood relief

May. 17, 2018

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BCBSMT joins Walgreens to expand safe medication disposal program in Montana

Apr. 30, 2018

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Healthy Kids, Healthy Familes Application Process Runs Through May 15

Apr. 09, 2018

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana's Healthy Kids, Healthy Families (HKHF) initiative is a centerpiece of its charitable giving, and the 2018 grant application process is open from April 1 through May 15. Entering its fifth year, the HKHF initiative has already contributed $650,000 to programs benefitting the state’s youth and families.

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Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana Launches Making the Health Care System Work

Apr. 03, 2018

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana (BCBSMT) has launched Making the Health Care System WorkSM , an online magazine that explores hot topics in health care around access, costs, innovation and improving health.

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Health Care Service Corporation Launches $1.5 Billion Commitment to Accelerate Affordable Health Care Solutions

Mar. 06, 2018

Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC), the nation's largest customer-owned health insurer, today announced it has committed $1.5 billion over three years to accelerate its efforts to reduce health care costs for its members. The new endeavor, Affordability CuresSM, builds on the company's ongoing efforts to control medical and administrative costs for the long-term and was bolstered by benefits due to the more recent Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.

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BCBSMT partners with Montana High School Association to support student activities

Feb. 01, 2018

In an ongoing effort to partner with Montana communities and organizations that support healthy lifelong skills and activities, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana (BCBSMT) recently announced a three-year agreement to support the Montana High School Association (MHSA) as corporate partner.

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Montana Family Pharmacies partner with PPOK, resulting in impact to BCBSMT pharmacy networks

Jan. 19, 2018

Pharmacies in the Montana Family Pharmacies group recently notified Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana of a change in their contracting affiliation to Pharmacy Providers of Oklahoma, Inc., which does not hold a preferred Montana value network contract with the BCBSMT Pharmacy Benefit Manager for 2018 retail and fully insured group plans.

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Quality Reporting at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana

Jan. 11, 2018

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana (BCBSMT) collects a variety of data to support our quality reporting and quality improvement efforts.

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