Independence launches “IBX: The Cover Story,” a podcast for customers and members on all things health

The Cover Story podcast

Independence Blue Cross (Independence) announces a new monthly podcast about various health topics for Independence members, customers, and potential members. The podcast, IBX: The Cover Story, is hosted by Peter Panageas, Independence senior vice president and market president of National Markets.

The first episode of IBX: The Cover Story launched on February 23 with a conversation between Panageas, his mom, and her oncologist, Ursine Teitelbaum, M.D., of the University of Pennsylvania’s Abramson Cancer Center. The trio discussed telemedicine from the patient, caregiver, and doctor’s perspectives.

IBX: The Cover Story is another way for Independence to connect to our customers and members with useful and relevant health information,” Panageas said. “The topics will be engaging, personal, and informative and — hopefully — spark listeners to reach out to Independence to continue the conversation and learn more.”

The podcast will release new episodes every month about health topics influenced by this past pivotal year. Listeners can tune in and subscribe on Apple podcasts, Spotify, or wherever they access podcasts.