The boxes – known as HER care boxes – will contain products carefully selected to help enhance the health and comfort of members while they undergo treatment. They will also include a greeting card inviting members to call Independence health coaches for additional support and information on ways to register for the Unite for HER Wellness Day Program.
Members of the Independence Blue Cross Blue Crew, the company’s associate volunteer group, will be out in full force in celebration of National Volunteer Week, (April 7-15) which recognizes American volunteerism and the passionate people across the nation who dedicate their time and talents to serving others. Nearly 230 Independence associates are planning to volunteer to support projects dedicated to community health, children, and community improvement.
Independence supports efforts to increase colorectal cancer screening rates in Philadelphia, which are among the nation’s lowest
Independence Blue Cross will support the March Forth Philadelphia Prevention Project, which seeks to save lives by promoting increased colorectal cancer screenings.