Hosted by the Independence Blue Cross Center for Health Care Innovation

Philadelphia, PA   What: The Global Service Jam is coming to Philadelphia! Hosted at the Independence Blue Cross Center for Health Care Innovation and co-sponsored by Philadelphia University’s Strategic Design MBA, this weekend-long creative design activity will help establish innovators in the community. Jammers in Philadelphia will join fellow jammers around the globe to learn,…
Philadelphia, PA – Independence Blue Cross (Independence), the leading health insurance organization in southeastern Pennsylvania, announces it’s partnering for the twelfth year with WorkReady Philadelphia, a program managed by the Philadelphia Youth Network, to help the City of Philadelphia meet Mayor Nutter’s Summer Jobs Challenge for high school students. Independence has provided nearly 400 student internships and professional development opportunities since WorkReady Philadelphia was founded in 2003….

200 participants compete in marathon coding session to solve national and local data challenges

Philadelphia, PA Independence Blue Cross (Independence) will sponsor Drexel University College of Computing & Informatics’ third Philly Codefest, a two-day marathon coding competition that brings together innovative thinkers and programmers from across the nation to transform data into real-world solutions….
Philadelphia, PA – Dr. I. Steven Udvarhelyi, chief strategy officer and executive vice president of Health Services at Independence Blue Cross (Independence), spoke today at the 21st annual Wharton Health Care Business Conference, a leading health care business forum for industry professionals, academics, and students hosted at the Union League in Philadelphia. Dr. Udvarhelyi oversees the Independence Blue Cross Center for Health Care Innovation,…

Enrollment events planned throughout region

Philadelphia, PA – At Independence Blue Cross (Independence), we know that education and engagement around the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is essential. That’s why we are meeting consumers where they live, work, and play to ensure that everyone knows how they can obtain the safety and security of health insurance….

Indego to provide a new low cost transportation option for residents, commuters, and visitors

Philadelphia, PA – Mayor Michael A. Nutter and Independence Blue Cross (Independence) President and CEO Daniel J. Hilferty today announced that Independence will be the title sponsor for Philadelphia’s new bike share program, Indego. In addition to the $3 million capital investment from the City and more than $4.5 million in state,…
Philadelphia, PA – Registration for the Philadelphia Department of Parks and Recreation’s 36th annual Blue Cross® Broad Street Run in May opened at on Sunday, February 1. Registration will continue until 11:59 p.m. on Friday, February 13. For the 19th consecutive year, Independence Blue Cross (Independence) is the title sponsor of the race, which became the nation’s largest 10-miler five years ago….