Tuesday, 02 June 2020
Delivering careThroughout the pandemic,...
Thursday, 19 September 2019
Independence Blue Cross Makes Contributions to The Jerry Segal Classic that will help Magee Rehabilitation Hospital acquire bionic suits to benefit patients with stroke and spinal cord injuries
Thursday, 06 December 2018
Preventable Hospital Readmissions Cut by More Than 25 Percent Under Innovative Contract Between University of Pennsylvania Health System and Independence Blue Cross
Friday, 16 November 2018
A year into new collaboration, Penn Medicine and Independence announce unprecedented resultsPHILADELPHIA, PA — After the first year of an innovative, five-year contract between the University of Pennsylvania Health System (UPHS) and Independence Blue Cross (Independence), the health system is reporting a more than 25 percent cut in hospital readmissions – the largest readmission reduction in both organizations’ history....
Wednesday, 26 September 2018
Monday, 25 June 2018
Independence Blue Cross members impacted by the changing ownership of five Community Health Systems hospitals
Sunday, 01 October 2017
Philadelphia, PA — October 1, 2017 — Statement from Anthony V. Coletta, M.D., MBA, president, Independence Blue Cross Facilitated Health Networks. “At Independence Blue Cross our priority is making sure our members and customers have access to quality care and affordable health care coverage. We value the relationships we have with our network providers and have demonstrated this commitment through effective partnerships and collaborations,...
Wednesday, 02 March 2016
New Blue Distinction Center designations aid consumers in finding quality and valuePHILADELPHIA, PA — In an effort to help prospective parents find hospitals that deliver quality, cost efficient maternity care, Independence Blue Cross announced the first hospitals in southeastern Pennsylvania to receive the Blue Distinction® Center and Blue Distinction Center+ for Maternity Care designations under the Blue Distinction Specialty Care program....
Tuesday, 19 May 2015
Philadelphia, PA – In a shared commitment to improve quality and reduce the cost of health care in southeastern Pennsylvania, Independence Blue Cross (Independence) and Jefferson Health (Jefferson) announced that they have reached an agreement on a new multi-year contract for TJUH System that demonstrates a strong collaboration between the region’s leading health insurance organization and one of the area’s largest health care systems....