Excellus program aims to make generic drugs more affordable
Excellus BlueCross BlueShield has joined a national effort to lower the cost of some overpriced generic drugs.
Telemedicine helps many in region access vital behavioral health services
Behavioral health services delivered via telemedicine now account for nearly one-third of all telemedicine visits, according to a review of 2019 claims data by Excellus BlueCross BlueShield.
More upstate New Yorkers getting mental health treatment by phone
A growing number of upstate New Yorkers are getting treated over the phone for anxiety, depression and other mental health problems, according to Excellus BlueCross BlueShield.
Trump budget seeks HHS funding cut, Medicaid overhaul
The White House has stressed that Trump is not seeking cuts to the big government health programs — but is trying to slow their growth.