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  • Roe v Wade

    Roe v Wade

    06/24/2022

    As Highmark Health evaluates the myriad of implications of the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v Wade, we remain committed to working with federal officials, state policymakers, employer partners, and local health care leaders to respond to this changing landscape and provide coverage options that best meet the needs of health plan members, patients, and team members across our footprint on a state-by-state basis.
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  • Highmark BSNENY Opens 2022 Blue Fund with Added Focus on Maternal Health Disparities

    Highmark BSNENY Opens 2022 Blue Fund with Added Focus on Maternal Health Disparities

    02/23/2022

    Highmark Blue Shield of Northeastern New York announced that its Blue Fund is expanding its efforts to address maternal health disparities.
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  • Highmark Blue Shield of NENY Hosts Free Event Series for Community During Winter Break

    Highmark Blue Shield of NENY Hosts Free Event Series for Community During Winter Break

    02/15/2022

    Highmark Blue Shield of Northeastern New York (HMBSNENY) is presenting February Fun, a week-long series of free, virtual fieldtrips and activities for families to enjoy during Winter Break from Monday, Feb. 21 through Friday, Feb. 25.
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  • Highmark Blue Shield Employees Make the Season Brighter for Community Members

    Highmark Blue Shield Employees Make the Season Brighter for Community Members

    12/16/2021

    To help make the season brighter for those in need, Highmark Blue Shield of Northeastern New York employees collected 60 gifts for community members through the Capital District YMCA.
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  • Highmark Blue Shield of Northeastern New York Awards $300,000 to The Whitney M. Young, Jr. Health Center

    Highmark Blue Shield of Northeastern New York Awards $300,000 to The Whitney M. Young, Jr. Health Center

    12/03/2021

    Part of Not-For-Profit Health Plan’s Commitment to Addressing Racial and Health Inequities in the Community.
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  • Highmark Blue Shield Awards $425,000 in Blue Fund Grants to Health-Based Projects

    Highmark Blue Shield Awards $425,000 in Blue Fund Grants to Health-Based Projects

    08/09/2021

    Highmark Blue Shield of Northeastern New York Blue Fund today announced $425,000 in grants to support four major health-based projects across the Capital Region that will have a positive impact on behavioral health, cardiovascular health, health care workforce development and healthy children.
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  • Highmark Blue Shield Employees Collect more than 1,200 Pounds of Food for Regional Food Bank

    Highmark Blue Shield Employees Collect more than 1,200 Pounds of Food for Regional Food Bank

    08/05/2021

    Today, Highmark Blue Shield of Northeastern New York employees lined up at the company’s headquarters for its second annual drive-through food drive to benefit the Regional Food Bank.
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  • Highmark Blue Shield of Northeastern New York Distributes 4,000 Hand Sanitizers and Masks to Local Health Departments

    Highmark Blue Shield of Northeastern New York Distributes 4,000 Hand Sanitizers and Masks to Local Health Departments

    05/13/2021

    Highmark Blue Shield of Northeastern New York distributed more than 4,000 hand sanitizers, 4,000 pens and hundreds of face masks to Albany, Rensselaer and Schenectady County Departments of Health for their upcoming vaccine clinics.
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  • Highmark Blue Shield of Northeastern New York Provides more than $100,000 to Area Non-Profits in First Quarter of 2021

    Highmark Blue Shield of Northeastern New York Provides more than $100,000 to Area Non-Profits in First Quarter of 2021

    05/03/2021

    Highmark Blue Shield of Northeastern New York announced today that it invested a total of $101,800 in 15 non-profit organizations in Northeastern New York in the first quarter of 2021 for partnerships and sponsorships, supporting and enhancing the community’s health and well-being.
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  • Highmark Blue Shield of Northeastern New York Announces 2021 Blue Fund Grant Cycle

    Highmark Blue Shield of Northeastern New York Announces 2021 Blue Fund Grant Cycle

    03/12/2021

    Highmark Blue Shield of Northeastern New York’s Blue Fund has opened its 2021 grant cycle, and is now accepting applications online through April 16, 2021 for grants to organizations and initiatives that align with at least one of Blue Fund’s key health areas that support the Capital Region’s greatest needs.
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