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Medical insurance. (Credit: CBS)

Medical ID Theft Can Put Health, Finances In Danger

We all worry about keeping our credit cards safe, but we should be just as concerned about protecting our medical insurance information.


Divvy bikes now sport Blue Cross Blue Shield logos, after the insurance company agreed to a five-year $12.5 million sponsorship deal of the bike-sharing program. (Credit: Twitter/@BCBSIL)

Blue Cross Sponsorship Of Divvy Bikes Nets City $12.5M

The Emanuel Administration has finally landed a corporate sponsor for its Divvy bike-sharing program, a major health insurer that makes a fitting match for the popular blue bikes.


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2 Investigators: Transition To Affordable Care Act Rough For Some Blue Cross Customers

CBS 2’s Dave Savini talked with a number of Chicagoans who are caught in insurance limbo –- and to Illinois’ biggest insurer, which says it is working hard to fix some problems.



Watch Matt Nathanson Perfrom LIVE On The Blue Cross Blue Shield Performance Stage In Chicago

There’s no excuse to miss the performance — CBS Chicago will be hosting a live webcast of Nathanson’s set.


A nurse measures the blood pressure of a patient, on September 20, 2013 at the cardiology department of Lens' hospital. AFP PHOTO PHILIPPE HUGUEN (Photo credit should read PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Fed Up With Website, Family Finds Own Health Deal

Americans running out of patience trying to get on the much-maligned government health care marketplace website are finding other ways to shop for health insurance.


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Report: Blue Cross Raked In More Than $1 Billion In 2010 Profits

A report Monday morning says the parent company of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois doubled its profit last year to more than $1 billion.

WBBM Newsradio–06/20/2011

Illinois State Capitol

Lawmakers: Blue Cross Insurance Plan Is Bad For Downstate Ill.

The Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services is catching a lot of heat over its tentative decision to award next year’s health insurance contract for state workers to Blue Cross Blue Shield.

WBBM Newsradio–04/28/2011

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2 Investigators: Eating Disorders And Insurance

Eating disorders are an epidemic, with about 11 million people in this country who suffer from one. So why are insurance companies increasingly delaying, denying or minimizing coverage for this potentially fatal disease?

CBS 2–02/15/2011