CBG Benefits

The CBG Benefits Blog

Posts Tagged 'BCBS'

Enhanced Find a Doctor and Estimate Costs Tool from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts

For clients of CBG Benefits that currently use Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts as an insurance carrier, you’ll be happy to learn that they have rolled out an updated and improved tool that may help your employees. The revised Find a Doctor and Estimate Costs tool is designed to make it easier to find [...]

Continue Reading →

Posted in: Benefits and Insurance, Human Resources

Leave a Comment (0) →

Massachusetts Insurance Companies Launch Online Cost-Comparison Tools

To help people take more control over their potential healthcare costs, the state of Massachusetts recently launched the “Get The Deal on Care” website. This website was created in partnership with 13 Massachusetts health insurance companies. The launch of the site follows 2012 regulations that mandate insurers provide online cost-estimating tools. As opposed to housing cost-comparison [...]

Continue Reading →

Posted in: Benefits and Insurance, Human Resources

Leave a Comment (0) →

DOMA’s Impact: Special Open-Enrollment Periods

Earlier this summer, the U.S. Supreme Court struck down a portion of the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) by ruling that it violates the U.S. Constitution’s guarantee of equal protection. As a result of the Supreme Court’s ruling, same-sex couples that are legally married under state law are now entitled to the same benefits [...]

Continue Reading →

Posted in: Benefits and Insurance, Human Resources

Leave a Comment (0) →