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....
Project HOME, Independence Blue Cross, and AmeriHealth Caritas launch community health program in North Philadelphia
Friday, 24 January 2020
Wednesday, 22 January 2020
Wednesday, 15 January 2020
App-based solution connects members to fitness studios, gyms, and trainersPHILADELPHIA, PA (January 15, 2020) – Independence Blue Cross (Independence) and GlobalFit have teamed up to offer GlobalFit Anywhere. GlobalFit Anywhere connects Independence members to fitness studios, gyms, and trainers in the Greater Philadelphia region at the best possible prices. As of January 1,...
Thursday, 09 January 2020
Philadelphia, PA — January 9, 2020 — Independence Blue Cross (Independence) is taking extra measures to help its members affected by the earthquake in Puerto Rico on January 7. For members impacted in Puerto Rico, Independence will alter some of its policies now through February 6, 2020. Specific steps include: Waiving precertification, referral, and hospital admission requirements for medically necessary care for fully insured members....
Independence expands its program with MANNA to deliver free, medically tailored meals to more of its Medicare Advantage members in 2020
Monday, 06 January 2020
Tuesday, 17 December 2019
Independence Blue Cross urges consumers to look at their plan options before the deadlinePhiladelphia, PA — December 17, 2019 — The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced yesterday that Open Enrollment will be extended to 3 a.m. EST on December 18. CMS said they extended the deadline because during the final hours of Open Enrollment some consumers may have experienced issues....
Friday, 13 December 2019
Independence Blue Cross urges consumers to look at their plan options before the open enrollment deadlinePhiladelphia, PA — December 13, 2019 —With the Open Enrollment deadline quickly approaching, Independence Blue Cross (Independence) is out in the community helping consumers enroll in the plan that is right for them. Individual consumers have until Sunday,...
Independence reminds seniors to look at their plan options before Medicare Annual Election Period ends on December 7
Monday, 02 December 2019
Independence Blue Cross and Blue Cross Blue Shield Association Co-Host Inaugural Health of America Forum to Address Millennial Health Challenges
Wednesday, 06 November 2019