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Creating Innovative Solutions for Our Nation’s Labor Community

Posted by Sarah Henzlik on September 1, 2016

As the top choice for health insurance among America’s working families and the unions representing them, Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies (BCBS) understand the importance of building...

Affordable Care, Excellus BlueCross BlueShield, Innovation, NLO


A History of Providing Secure and Stable Coverage for America’s Workers

Posted by Elizabeth Casey on September 3, 2015

At its most humble beginnings in the early 1900s, the idea that evolved to become the Blue Cross and Blue Shield health insurance system...

BCBS History, Innovation, NLO, Access


A Unique Approach to Serving Labor’s Unique Needs

Posted by Madeleine Lovette on August 29, 2014

For generations, Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies have been providing organized labor with secure and stable healthcare coverage. The...



Prioritizing Wellness in the Workplace

Posted by Madeleine Lovette on January 31, 2014

Working people often have difficulty finding time to fit fitness into their daily routines, especially shift workers and desk workers, who can spend as much as 55 to 75 percent of their workday sitting. Unfortunately, inactive or...

Health, NLO


Secure and Stable Healthcare for America's Workers and Their Families

Posted by Madeleine Lovette on August 30, 2013

On this Labor Day, The Blues® celebrate the men and women who strive to make sure that all workers have quality health coverage. In fact, the Blue system was born around the same time as the National Labor Relations...

Access, Affordable Care, BCBS History, Health Insurance, NLO, Healthcare


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