Foundation Awards $485,000 in Grants To Help Mass. Residents Access Health Coverage

Tuesday, January 6, 2009

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation awards $485,000 in grants to help Mass. residents access health coverage

 

CONTACT:

Susan Ryan‐Vollmar

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation

617.246.2404

susan.ryanvollmar@bcbsma.com

 

BOSTON — The Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation has awarded $485,000 in grants to 22 community‐based organizations, community health centers, and select hospital‐based programs to help low‐income consumers enroll in MassHealth, Commonwealth Care, the Health Safety Net, and other public and private health access programs and connect with providers. The grants range from $20,000 to $25,000.