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  • Recommended screenings and vaccinations significantly reduce number of cervical cancer cases (January 18, 2017)

  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield makes $90,000 in Community Health Awards available to nonprofits in upstate New York (January 12, 2017)

  • Watch out flu, this year's vaccine has your number (December 13, 2016)

  • Telemedicine Visits in Upstate NY Are Likely to Surge Next Year (November 29, 2016)

  • Many who live with diabetes are ignoring basic health recommendations (November 03, 2016)

  • Statistics regarding breast cancer screening rates in upstate New York show room for improvement (October 21, 2016)

  • Upstate New Yorkers are not immune to antibiotic-resistant "super bugs" (October 11, 2016)

  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield accepting Community Health Award applications from nonprofits in upstate New York (September 27, 2016)

  • Excellus BCBS reports that concussion diagnoses spiked in New York state from 2010 through 2015 (September 27, 2016)

  • Sun safety: The scorching truth about skin cancer (July 14, 2016)

  • Analysis shows Excellus BlueCross BlueShield’s economic impact to Upstate NY (July 05, 2016)

  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield is looking for owners of unclaimed funds (April 25, 2016)

  • Alternatives for “potentially preventable” New York state hospital emergency room visits examined (April 06, 2016)

  • More people are undergoing surgery and taking opiates to treat back pain (March 09, 2016)

  • Upstate New York’s Uninsured Rate is 52 Percent Lower than U.S. Rate (February 25, 2016)

  • McCall is named VP and Chief Medical Officer at Excellus BlueCross BlueShield (February 18, 2016)

  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield Awards Hospitals $22.4 Million for Quality Improvements (February 04, 2016)

  • Excellus BCBS makes $87,000 in Community Health Awards available to nonprofits in upstate NY (January 12, 2016)

  • For a healthier you: Healthy football party snacks (November 12, 2015)

  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield to offer new health plan for $0 or $20 a month (October 19, 2015)

  • Report details obesity’s impact on health and health care spending (October 19, 2015)

  • Attend a free Medicare Plans Seminar Open enrollment begins Oct. 15 (October 14, 2015)

  • For a healthier you: Healthy football party snacks (September 15, 2015)

  • Most people don’t need vitamin D testing (August 26, 2015)

  • Eve Van de Wal, Regional President of Excellus BlueCross BlueShield, Expands Role into North Country (August 17, 2015)

  • Upstate Survey Findings: Four out of 10 adults with chronic conditions report non-adherence to prescriptions Two out of 10 say they aren't compliant with their antibiotics (March 24, 2015)

  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield among first health plans in U.S. to embrace Choosing Wisely, an initiative to reduce unnecessary care (March 10, 2015)

  • Excellus BCBS Awards Hospitals $26 Million for Quality Improvements (February 24, 2015)

  • Upstate New York’s low uninsured rate already exceeds 2024 national health care reform goal (February 04, 2015)

  • Happy 26th birthday! Feeling lucky? Young adults turning 26 may weigh the pros and cons of obtaining health insurance when they age off their parent’s health plans (January 28, 2015)

  • Healthy kicks for favorite Super Bowl snacks (January 20, 2015)

  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield Employees Donate Gifts to Holiday Hopes Campaign (December 31, 2014)

  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield Employees Support Food Bank of Central New York (December 30, 2014)

  • Upstate New York adults are more likely to smoke than adults in the rest of the state and nation (December 18, 2014)

  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield Earns Top Marks in 2015 Corporate Equality Index (November 20, 2014)

  • Excellus BCBS & Bassett Partnership Aims to Enhance Care, Provide Higher Value to Patients,  Expand Access to Affordable Insurance Products (November 13, 2014)

  • Act now to avoid costly surprises in 2015. (October 27, 2014)

  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield fact sheet points to low vaccination rates and higher incidence of certain vaccine-preventable diseases in upstate New York (September 30, 2014)

  • National Expert to Host MOLST, End-of-Life Care Program for Health Care Professionals (September 24, 2014)

  • New report cites medication adherence as a multi-billion dollar health improvement opportunity across upstate NY (August 12, 2014)

  • New York state lags nation in organ donor registrations (July 29, 2014)

  • Go Red Power of You Award presented to Mary Wing-Marshall (May 14, 2014)

  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield pledges major grant to fund lifesaving cardiac care equipment for ambulances (March 27, 2014)

  • Buying coverage by March 31? Make sure your doctor works with your plan (March 18, 2014)

  • Excellus BCBS Awards Hospitals $24.5 Million for Quality Improvements (February 25, 2014)

  • Local Boilermaker star featured in Excellus BCBS TV spot (February 25, 2014)

  • New Excellus BlueCross BlueShield community engagement campaign calls for taking your medications as directed (February 20, 2014)

  • Upstate New York’s low uninsured rate already exceeds national health care reform goal for 2023 (January 22, 2014)

  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield Extends Community Health Awards Application Deadline (January 06, 2014)

  • NY State of Health enrollment deadline nears (December 11, 2013)

  • Last minute Medicare tips - Open enrollment ends Dec. 7 (November 25, 2013)

  • Happy 26th birthday. Feeling lucky? (September 11, 2013)

  • Back to School: Tips for Packing a Fun And Healthy Lunch for Your Child (August 13, 2013)

  • Don’t stop protecting your skin, even if summer is coming to an end (August 06, 2013)

  • Excellus BCBS Members Benefit From High Portion of Premiums Spent on Medical Care (June 03, 2013)

  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield Medical Director Honored by Physician Group (May 13, 2013)

  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield Looking for Owners of “Forgotten Funds” (April 24, 2013)

  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield Medical Director Reappointed to Position on National Panel (April 16, 2013)

  • New Excellus BlueCross BlueShield report finds upstate New York hospitals making great strides in infection control (March 27, 2013)

  • 37 New Generic Medicines in 2013 and 2014 Can Save Upstate NY More Than $447 Million Annually (March 12, 2013)

  • Upstate New York’s under-65 health insurance coverage rate already exceeds federal projections of U.S. rate for 2022 (February 27, 2013)

  • Three local hospitals receive Blue Distinction Center Designation for quality and efficiency (February 22, 2013)

  • Chitre to lead $1 billion pharmacy division at Excellus BCBS (February 17, 2013)

  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield and The Genesis Group Partner to Promote Mohawk Valley (February 12, 2013)

  • Excellus BCBS Awards Hospitals $26 Million for Quality Improvements (February 06, 2013)

  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield Awards Grant for Expanded Counseling Services in Herkimer County (January 23, 2013)

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