Starting in June 2016, Independence Blue Cross is pleased to offer identity theft protection services to our commercial group customers for their employees with Independence coverage.

Identity theft protection options

Identity theft protection services will be provided by Experian® and include two options: ProtectMyIDTM is for adults. Eligible subscribers and their adult dependents can enroll individually….
sheppard elementary
Independence Blue Cross’ associate resource group Latinos con Proposito and Independence “Blue Crew” volunteers proudly celebrate the completion of a service project to renovate the library at Isaac A. Sheppard Elementary, K-4, in North Philadelphia. More than 80 Independence associates and their family members volunteered a combined 250 hours on the project, which began April 2….
St. Joseph's University
Independence President and CEO Daniel J. Hilferty delivered the morning commencement address for Saint Joseph’s University undergraduate ceremony held on campus Saturday, May 14. Hilferty, a graduate of Saint Joseph’s and a former member of the University’s Board of Trustees, also received an Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree at the ceremony. “Graduates, practice self-leadership. Allow yourself to embark on a deep introspective journey,”…
blue cross broad street run
The cold, rain, and occasional wind gusts didn’t stop more than 34,000 runners from participating in the 37th annual Blue Cross Broad Street Run on Sunday, May 1. The run, which is the nation’s largest 10- miler, takes participants from Broad Street and Sommerville Avenue to the Navy Yard — all the while passing iconic Philadelphia landmarks such as Temple University,…

Happy one-year anniversary, Indego!

Friday, 22 April 2016
Independence Blue Cross (Independence) proudly celebrates the one year anniversary of the launch of Indego, Philadelphia’s nationally recognized bike share system! Last February we announced our sponsorship of Indego, which gives residents, commuters, and visitors a new, healthy, and affordable form of public transportation — and a fun and convenient way to see our extraordinary city….
#fearlessfit photo contest
Independence Blue Cross (Independence) is committed to helping you embrace a healthy lifestyle through our support of multiple spring and summer activities, like the Blue Cross Broad Street Run, Indego, National Walk @ Lunch Day, and the Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest. And now, we want to reward you for sharing your favorite ways to stay active….
Identity theft protection
Independence Blue Cross is pleased to offer eligible members a new value-added service at no cost: identity theft protection. Identity theft protection services are available now to our individual consumer members. Identity theft protection products Identity theft protection services will be provided by Experian® and include two products: ProtectMyIDTM is for adults. Eligible subscribers and their adult dependents can enroll individually….
PHILADELPHIA — Independence Health Group (Independence) today released the following in response to the death on Sunday, April 10, 2016 of long-time Board Member Patrick D. Finley: “Pat served on the Independence Board since 1992, sharing his nearly four decades of experience as a union representative, organizer and national leader. He worked tirelessly on behalf of the labor community throughout his career,…

Independence statement on Zika virus

Monday, 01 February 2016
At Independence Blue Cross, our first priority is the well-being of our members and our community. That’s why — like many organizations worldwide — we are closely monitoring the Zika virus cases being reported in multiple countries, including the United States. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommend that people traveling to Mexico, the Pacific Islands,…


Independence Blue Cross celebrates Independence Dollar Day for Indego. On Independence Dollar Days, the first 30 minutes of bike trips purchased at an Indego station are just one dollar instead of the standard price of four dollars per 30-minute ride. Regular charges apply for trips lasting longer than 30 minutes. Independence Dollar Days occur the first Tuesday of each month….