HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana is now one of five Blue Cross divisions operating under the umbrella of Chicago-based Health Care Service Corp.
The companies announced Health Care Service Corp.’s $40 million purchase of BCBS of Montana was completed Thursday.
HCSC owns Blue Cross companies in Illinois, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas with about 13.2 million customers. The Montana purchase adds 250,000 customers.