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November 8, 2021

Lower Rates for 2022 Blue Cross Medicare Supplemental Plans

Vermont Medigap Blue℠ and Vermont Blue65℠ members will have lower premiums in 2022. Blue Cross is providing rate relief to our members to reflect the lower utilization of health care services by people over age 65 during the pandemic. These rates echo our commitment to cover COVID-19 testing, vaccines and treatment costs from member reserves until the virus becomes part of the normal seasonal health cycle.

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November 8, 2021

Vermont Blue Advantage® Earns Second Bid from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

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October 27, 2021

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont’s Blue MedicareRx Sustains Highest CMS Part D Rating in Vermont for 5th Consecutive Year

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October 11,2021

New Medical Codes to Track Social Determinants of Health

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September 28, 2021

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont Effort Leads to New Medical Codes Nationwide to Track Food Insecurity

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September 21, 2021

Chronic Pain Program Collaboration between Blue Cross and UVM Medical Center Outcomes Recognized

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September 16, 2021

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont Recognized for Quality

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August 16, 2021

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont Announces New Chief Information Officer

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August 6, 2021

GMCB Approves Lower Blue Cross Premiums in 2022

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July 28, 2021

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont Proudly Supports the Listen Up! Project Tour

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June 14, 2021

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont Celebrates the Culmination of Girls on the Run Vermont 2021 Season

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May 25, 2021

Blue Cross Blue Shield Study Reports Higher Childbirth Complication Rates for Black and Hispanic Women Regardless of Age

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May 10, 2021

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont Proposes Lower Premiums in 2022

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May 4, 2021

Food Pilot Works in Collaboration to Support Families

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April 30, 2021

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont Welcomes New Board Members

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April 20, 2021

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont and Blue Cross Blue Shield Association Announce National Health Equity Strategy to Confront the Nation’s Crisis in Racial Health Disparities

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April 20, 2021

Dawn Schneiderman: Join Us in Taking the Vaccine Pledge

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March 31, 2021

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont Wins Nine Awards for Excellence in Customer Service

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March 29, 2021

Dr. Joshua Plavin: Extend Health Care to our Most Vulnerable Neighbors

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March 8, 2021

Catherine Hamilton: Child Care is Health Care

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January 8, 2021

Medicaid Waiver for Youth Out of Foster Care

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November 10, 2020

Blue Cross of Vermont Announces Vermont Blue Rx

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October 26, 2020

Blue MedicareRX 4.5 Stars

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October 19, 2020

Vermont Blue Advantage® Moves Forward for Older Vermonters

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October 1, 2020

New E-Payment Options for Members

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June 24, 2020

Growth Mindset to Create Benefits for Vermont Seniors

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June 22, 2020

Health Care Non-Profit Signs Pledge Against LGBTQ Discrimination in Vermont

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June 19, 2020

Insurance Non-Profit Pledges to Match Employee Fundraiser Supporting Local Racial Justice Organizations

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June 1, 2020

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont Selects Further to Administer Consumer Directed Health Spending Accounts

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April 27, 2020

Employees of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont Donate $8,555 to the Vermont Foodbank

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February 3, 2020

“Provider Passport Program” Streamlines Patient Care Administration Process

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January 13, 2020

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont partners with Civica Rx™ to Reduce the Cost of Prescription Drugs in Vermont

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