Monday, 29 October 2018
Independence Blue Cross (Independence) announced that Lorena Plaza has been appointed vice president of Financial Planning and Analysis. In her new role, Plaza is responsible for leading Independence’s annual and strategic financial planning as well as processes for forecasting, cost alignment, and analysis of results. Plaza reports to Gregory E. Deavens, chief financial officer at Independence....
Friday, 26 October 2018
Independence Blue Cross and Tower Health to jointly explore new programs that drive access to higher quality, more affordable care
Tuesday, 23 October 2018
Wednesday, 10 October 2018
Tuesday, 02 October 2018
Wednesday, 26 September 2018
Monday, 17 September 2018
Philadelphia, PA – Independence Blue Cross, LLC (Independence) is providing notice to certain members of a recent incident involving protected health information. On July 19, 2018, the Independence Blue Cross Privacy Office was notified that certain member information may have been accessible for unauthorized viewing. We quickly launched an investigation to determine the nature and scope of this incident,...
Wednesday, 12 September 2018
Philadelphia, PA — Independence Blue Cross (Independence) is taking extra measures to help its members in areas affected by Hurricane Florence. For members impacted by Hurricane Florence in Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, and Washington D.C., Independence will alter some of its policies now through October 12, 2018. Specific steps include: Waiving precertification, referral, and hospital admission requirements for medically necessary care for fully insured members....
Independence CFO Gregory E. Deavens receives Leadership Excellence Award from the National Diversity Council
Friday, 07 September 2018
Gregory E. Deavens, executive vice president, chief financial officer, and treasurer at Independence Blue Cross, recently received the 2018 Leadership Excellence Award presented by the National Diversity Council. The National Diversity Council, which is a resource and advocate for the value of diversity and inclusion, recognized a select group of individuals from diverse fields who exhibit exceptional leadership qualities and who exceed the scope of what is expected in their organizations and communities....
Monday, 13 August 2018
We’re proud to announce that for the fourth consecutive year, Independence Blue Cross headquarters in Philadelphia has earned the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Energy Star rating for superior energy efficiency. Energy Star-certified buildings are known to save energy, money, and help protect the environment by generating fewer greenhouse gas emissions than typical buildings, with no sacrifices in comfort or quality....