Friday, 20 March 2020
Monday, 16 March 2020
Sunday, 15 March 2020
Independence leadership stands in strong support of public officials and health experts as we navigate the challenges presented by COVID-19 (coronavirus). We’re committed to communicating to members, customers, and the community the importance of taking steps to safeguard our health. That’s why we launched a multi-media public service campaign, underscoring the message: We’re in this together....
Friday, 13 March 2020
Company institutes work from home policy through April 15Philadelphia, PA — March 13, 2020 — Independence Blue Cross (Independence) announces additional steps the company is taking to help safeguard employees during the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak. Due to the growing impact of COVID-19 in the region, Independence will require all associates in its Philadelphia-area and New Jersey offices to work remotely from Monday,...
Monday, 09 March 2020
Independence takes proactive step and maintains commitment to serve members, customers at highest levelPhiladelphia, PA — March 9, 2020 — As one of the region’s largest employers, Independence Blue Cross has taken proactive steps to ensure the health and well-being of its workforce during the current outbreak of COVID-19 (coronavirus). As part of its business-continuity planning,...
Thursday, 27 February 2020
Independence saw more than an 80 percent increase in the prevalence of members age 30-44 with Alzheimer’s disease and/or early onset dementia between 2014 and 2017Philadelphia – February 27, 2020 – According to data collected by Independence Blue Cross and the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, diagnoses of early-onset dementia and Alzheimer’s disease in our region and across the country have notably increased in recent years....
Blue Cross Blue Shield Association Study Finds Millennials are Less Healthy than Generation X Were at the Same Age
Wednesday, 24 April 2019
Philadelphia millennials are somewhat less healthy than the national average, primarily due to behavioral health conditions like depression, anxiety, and substance use disorderPhiladelphia – April 24, 2019 – Millennials in the Philadelphia region are somewhat less healthy than the national average, based on a new Health of America study using the Blue Cross Blue Shield Health IndexSM (BCBS Health Index). ...
Independence supports efforts to increase colorectal cancer screening rates in Philadelphia, which are among the nation’s lowest
Thursday, 04 April 2019
Quil, the joint venture between Independence Health Group and Comcast, names Carina Edwards Chief Executive Officer
Wednesday, 03 April 2019