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Independence suspends prior authorization requirement for patient transfers to assist health systems treating COVID-19 patients

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To assist physicians and health care facilities affected by the latest wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, Independence Blue Cross  (Independence) has temporarily suspended prior authorizations for transfers from acute in-network…
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Independence EVP and CPO Crystal Ashby recognized on Diversity Woman Media’s Class of 2022 Elite 100 List

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Diversity Woman Media honored Independence Blue Cross (Independence) Executive Vice President and Chief People Officer Crystal Ashby on its Class of 2022 Elite 100 list. The list highlights Black women leaders…

Independence CEO Greg Deavens Honorary Liberty Bell Ringer as part of 2022 national MLK Day observance

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Independence Blue Cross (Independence) President and CEO Greg Deavens served as honorary Liberty Bell ringer for the 36th annual ceremony to open the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. observance.…

Independence Blue Cross announces new chief medical officer, first-ever chief safety officer, and new vice president of case and condition management

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Today, Independence Blue Cross (Independence) announced leadership changes in the Facilitated Health Networks (FHN) division of the company, which focuses on working with health systems and providers to reimagine how…

Your frequently asked questions about COVID-19

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Have a question about COVID-19? We're here to help. What COVID-19 vaccines are available? COVID-19 vaccines continue to be an important step in reducing risk of severe disease, hospitalization, and…

Open Enrollment deadline in Pennsylvania is January 15

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Independence Blue Cross urges consumers to look at their plan options before the deadline The deadline for Open Enrollment for health insurance in Pennsylvania is quickly approaching. Independence Blue Cross…

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