Independence joins Dad Vail Regatta as 2017 presenting sponsor

Philadelphia’s premiere rowing event, the Dad Vail Regatta, just became stronger. Independence Blue Cross has become a presenting sponsor of the Dad Vail Regatta and will provide support for this iconic Philadelphia tradition, now in its 79th year.


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Groundbreaking agreement signed between Independence, UPenn Health System

Independence Blue Cross and University of Pennsylvania Health System have signed an innovative, five-year contract that strengthens both organizations’ emphasis on coordinated patient care, exchange of critical data, and shared accountability for both quality and cost of care.

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IBC Foundation President Lorina Marshall-Blake Receives Mercy Neighbor Award

The Independence Blue Cross Foundation President Lorina Marshall-Blake accepted the 2017 Mercy Neighbor Award from the Mercy Neighborhood Ministries of Philadelphia, Inc.

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No additional cost to small businesses for health and wellness incentive programs

Philadelphia, PA – Independence Blue Cross (IBC) today announced that together with the Central Bucks Chamber of Commerce, IBC will offer access to affordable, quality insurance coverage for small business owners. IBC’s new Blue Solutions plans include options to meet almost any need and budget and specifically respond to small employers’ request for wellness programs they can offer their employees….

1 Doc Way, Kitchen Cred, and QuickSeeMD selected to receive $50,000 grants, business support

Philadelphia, PA – Independence Blue Cross (IBX) today announced the winners of the “IBX Game Changers Challenge: Enhancing health and wellness through innovation.” After receiving 150 entries and choosing 15 finalists, IBX and a panel of expert judges selected 1 Doc Way,…

Customers have three more affordable plan options to fit their specific needs

Philadelphia, PA – Independence Blue Cross (IBC) is pleased to announce the introduction of three new competitively priced health plans for individuals and families. Customers in southeastern Pennsylvania may now select from a total of 16 different individual plan options to meet almost any need and budget….

Plans include flexibility, wellness options for small- and mid-sized businesses at no added cost

Philadelphia, PA – Independence Blue Cross (IBC) announces the launch of six new health care plans specifically designed to help lower overall health care costs for employers with two to 99 employees. The enhanced products are available now for coverage effective October 1,…

Campaign to debut during 2012 Olympic Games Opening Ceremonies

Philadelphia, PA – Independence Blue Cross (IBC) today introduces a new brand position and advertising campaign that highlights the benefits of a better coordinated health care system that places members’ health and wellness at the center of everything the company does. IBC is leading the transformation of health care in southeastern Pennsylvania by delivering access to high-quality patient care and lowering costs for consumers — truly changing the game….

July 10 event expected to bring together more than 350 leaders in healthcare

Philadelphia, PA – Independence Blue Cross today announced that it is a lead sponsor of the Converge Summit for Healthcare Innovation set for July 10, 2012 in Philadelphia.  This day-long event is expected to draw more than 350 leaders in healthcare innovation,…

IBC will implement the law while working to fix provisions that would raise customer costs

Philadelphia, PA – In response to the Supreme Court of the United States’ ruling today upholding the requirement that all Americans have health insurance, Independence Blue Cross President and CEO Daniel J. Hilferty said that while the law takes a first step towards comprehensive reform by expanding coverage to millions of Americans,…

Executive Leaders Radio honors Daniel Hilferty and Lorina Marshall-Blake

Philadelphia, PA – Independence Blue Cross president and CEO Daniel J. Hilferty and president of the Independence Blue Cross Foundation Lorina Marshall-Blake, each received a CEO Philanthropy award today from Executive Leaders Radio. The two were honored at a breakfast ceremony this morning at the University City Science Center in Philadelphia….

Christopher Cashman honored by Father’s Day Council of Greater Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA – Christopher Cashman, executive vice president and president of commercial markets for Independence Blue Cross (IBC), has been named Father of the Year by the Father’s Day Council of Greater Philadelphia in recognition of his community and corporate leadership. He, along with three others,…

Six-week competition seeks innovative solutions that can improve our region’s health and wellness

Philadelphia, PA – Independence Blue Cross (IBX) today announced the “IBX Game Changers Challenge: Enhancing health and wellness through innovation.” Launched in partnership with Wharton Entrepreneurial Programs, the Department of Public Health of the City of Philadelphia, ?What If! Innovation Partners,…